Recovery Center in Louisiana


Treatment for New Orleans by New Orleanians


Our team provides premium addiction treatment in the heart of New Orleans. We’re here to help you feel better faster, from somewhere that feels like home. We consider ourselves barrier removal specialists, doing everything possible to help you access the quality treatment and care that you deserve.

We understand that the decision to seek treatment for addiction is often a life or death situation, so we’re available 24/7 to step in to provide care whenever there’s a moment of crisis. We also offer same-day admissions to help you when you need it most.



The NOLA Detox Family

Dan Forman, MBA, ACHE

Chief Executive Officer

Chris Copeland

Chief Operating Officer

Colin Buchanan, MSW, LMSW

Executive Director

Anthony Thomas

Director of Operations

Holly Soignier MOLLERE, RN

Director of Nursing

Arwen Podesta, MD, ABPN, FASAM, ABIHM

Chief Medical Officer

Angel Copeland

Director of Administration

Cat Forman, NASM CPT, WLS

Wellness Director

Eryka Bourgeois, LPN

Nurse Supervisor

Jennifer Velander, MD

Medical Director

Joe Gelini

Music Director




Louisiana’s Premier Addiction Treatment Program

Addiction is not your fault, but it is your responsibility. If you’re on our site, you’re likely facing a critical situation. We are here for you and committed to providing the care you need.

NOLA Detox offers same-day admissions and is available 24/7.

Admissions by appointment only.