Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery

  • Specialty Care
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

A Licensed and Certified Chemical Dependency Facility

Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery is an accredited and state-licensed chemical dependency facility.  We are accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 20,500 health care organizations and programs in the United States.  The Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects Brighton’s commitment to clinical excellence in drug and alcohol treatment. 

Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery is proud to have a dedicated staff certified in chemical dependency.  Our clinical treatment teams are a significant asset for our patients, and something that distinguishes Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery from other addiction-treatment facilities.  Our full-time staff that includes licensed and board-certified counselors/therapists, physicians, and nurses who are leaders in the field of chemical dependency and addiction treatment.
  • Many Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery physicians are certified in addiction medicine by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).
  • The majority of our nurses are Certified Addiction Registered Nurses (CARN), meeting the highest standards for the chemical dependency nursing practice promoted by the International Nurses Society on Addictions (INTNSA).  
  • Brighton physicians and nurses work in multi-disciplinary teams alongside certified and licensed substance-abuse counselors/therapists. Brighton Center for Recovery has 24-hour nursing staff coverage and a full-time licensed dietitian and nutrition specialist.


Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery is a specialty center of St. John Providence and part of Southeast Michigan’s largest behavioral-health services network.  St. John Providence is a member of Ascension Health, America’s largest faith-based health system.

Contact the Joint Commission

If you have any concerns about patient care, drug treatment safety, or the licensure and certification of our physicians, counselors, nurses, and therapists, please contact Ascension Brighton Center for Recovery at 888-215-2700 or 810-227-1211.

If we cannot resolve your concerns, and you wish to contact The Joint Commission, please call 1-800-994-6610, or send an e-mail to complaint@jointcommission.org.