About Us

The Kirkbride Center is a licensed 245 bed comprehensive behavioral health care facility located on a 17 acre campus in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA. The Kirkbride Center provides a spectrum of both addiction services and acute major psychiatric and dual-diagnosis disorders. 

Addiction services include:

  • Detoxification
  • Drug-free residential rehabilitation
  • Methadone treatment
  • Suboxone treatment
  • Dual diagnosis treatment

Psychiatric services include:

  • Acute adult inpatient
  • Sub-acure adult inpatient
  • 23-hour observation
  • Dual diagnosis disorders


The Kirkbride Center holds accreditation with the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), certification from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and all required state and federal licenses. Kirkbride Center accepts most insurance plans, Medicare and Medicaid, and CBH and BHSI patients.