Smyrna

Treatment that encourages wellness of the whole person.

  Insurance Accepted 


Smyrna

Treatment that encourages wellness of the whole person.

  Insurance Accepted 

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers
are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

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All Gateway Foundation treatment centers are accredited by the Joint Commission.™

Gateway Foundation Smyrna
100 Sunnyside Rd.
Prickett Building, 1st floor
Smyrna, DE 19977
Local: 302.653.3923
Fax: 302.653.3852

Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun: Closed

Toll Free: 877.505.4673

Google map and directions ››

Gateway Foundation Smyrna
100 Sunnyside Rd.
Prickett Building, 1st floor
Smyrna, DE 19977
Local: 302.653.3923
Fax: 302.653.3852

Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun: Closed

Toll Free: 877.505.4673

Google map and directions ››

Programs to provide tools for lasting recovery in Delaware.

Serving those with primary drug and alcohol use disorders, treatment is available at Gateway Foundation Smyrna to support patients throughout their recovery. Smyrna’s qualified and compassionate team nurtures the wellness of the whole person by addressing addiction, mental health and sober supportive networking.

Located just outside Delaware’s state capital, Gateway Foundation’s treatment center in Smyrna is easily accessible throughout the state of Delaware, close to counties in Maryland, Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Gateway Foundation Smyrna is on the grounds of The Delaware Hospital for the Chronically Ill, on the first floor of the Prickett Building and can be accessed via Route 1 and Route 13.

Adult Program Men's Program Women's Program Young Men's Program Adolescent Program
Medication-Assisted Treatment  
Residential
Outpatient  
Half-Day Outpatient  
Full-Day Outpatient  
Recovery Home  
Alumni Engagement
* Adolescent treatment based on Federal Guidelines
Adult Program Men's Program Women's Program Young Men's Program Adolescent Program
Medication-Assisted Treatment  
Residential
Outpatient  
Half-Day Outpatient  
Full-Day Outpatient  
Recovery Home  
Alumni Engagement
* Adolescent treatment based on Federal Guidelines
What to expect

Depending upon the severity of the addiction or any existing mental health or dual diagnosis, treatment plans will be customized for and built around each patient.

Whether patients require Residential, Outpatient or Recovery Home Treatment, Gateway Foundation offers a full continuum of evidence-based, person-centered Addiction Medicine for individuals at any stage of recovery—for life.

Together, we help patients and families achieve and sustain recovery.

Call us today for a consultation at 877.505.4673 or click below to learn more.

Learn more about Residential Treatment ››


What to expect

Depending upon the severity of the addiction or any existing mental health or dual diagnosis, treatment plans will be customized for and built around each patient.

Whether patients require Residential, Outpatient or Recovery Home Treatment, Gateway Foundation offers a full continuum of evidence-based, person-centered Addiction Medicine for individuals at any stage of recovery—for life.

Together, we help patients and families achieve and sustain recovery.

Call us today for a consultation at 877.505.4673 or click below to learn more.

Learn more about Residential Treatment ››

“I had this idea that if I went into treatment, I would lose my family. In the end, going into treatment helped me to be able to repair my family.”

- MIRIAM, alumna

“I had this idea that if I went into treatment, I would lose my family. In the end, going into treatment helped me to be able to repair my family.”

- MIRIAM, alumna

SMYRNA STAFF
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executive director
Karen E. Fitzhugh, PhD, LCPC

Dr. Karen Fitzhugh joined Gateway Foundation in 2017 and has over 30 years of experience working in behavioral health and addiction treatment facilities. Prior to joining Gateway Foundation, she operated facilities throughout the United States and internationally with services for children, adolescents, adults and the elderly.

Karen has extensive program design and strategic planning expertise, as well as government relations expertise at the state and national levels. She’s an accomplished public speaker who focuses on issues regarding operation of facilities, mental health and substance use treatment needs, strategic planning and government relations, as well as a wide variety of clinical, operational and leadership topics.

Karen earned her master’s degree and doctorate in educational psychology and special education from the University of California, Riverside. She is also an ordained minister in the congregational church.

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medical director
Preet Joshi, MD

Dr. Preet Joshi joined Gateway Foundation as the medical director in 2017. Dr. Joshi continues to practice addiction medicine part-time in his private practice as well as treat patients in an urgent care setting.

Dr. Joshi is an active member of the American Association of Family Practice, American College of Sports Medicine and the American Medical Association. He loves spending his free time with his wife and daughter, cooking and running.

Dr. Joshi grew up in Houston, where he graduated from Houston Baptist University.


Smyrna Staff

The team at Gateway Foundation Smyrna is comprised of professional, compassionate members, all with diverse backgrounds and levels of experience. The staff includes psychiatrists, certified alcohol and drug counselors (CADCs) and licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs). The counselors are trained in evidence-based practices such as Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness-Based Sobriety and Seeking Safety, also known as trauma-informed care. The clinical team is comprised of staff members from a variety of specialties. The team has weekly staff meetings to develop creative and individualized treatment plans to meet the needs of all patients and address the wellness of the whole person, including addiction, mental health and sober supportive networking.

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