Basic Criteria for Admission

  • You must be medically stable.
  • We cannot accept clients with an active eating disorder.
  • You must agree to comply with the Client Code of Conduct.
  • You must have a desire to change and a willingness to commit to a 90-day program.
  • You must be chemically dependent; we are a recovery center for adult men who have chemical dependency problems.

You must understand the following behaviors will result in dismissal:

  • Drug and/or Alcohol Use
  • Inappropriate Rage or Anger
  • Repeated and/or Serious Violations of the Spearhead Code of Conduct

Pre-Admission Assessment

We encourage young men with substance dependency issues or their loved ones to call our admissions specialists, who will perform a clinical assessment and ask questions about:

  • The prospective client’s history and length of substance use
  • Family history, including substance use and physical and psychological health
  • History of Treatment
  • Current medications
  • Insurance Information

You are welcome to ask questions and share your concerns about our programs, philosophy, facilities and staff during this time.

What Admission Includes

  • Room and board, including all food and laundry needs.
  • Access to all recreational, outdoor and related activities.
  • Group outings, meetings, conferences, etc.

The Admission Process

  • Meet the Client Criteria Profile
  • Intake call with Admissions Staff
  • Intake Property Inventory
  • Review Client Code of Conduct
  • Review Financial Responsibility Disclosure
  • Complete Financial Arrangements
  • Schedule admission date and time

Our admissions staff will assist you and or your family in arranging the time for admission, by appointment only.

Start the admissions process today.

Call to Get Started

We understand deciding to enter a treatment program can be an emotional and stressful experience. Our caring admissions staff are just a phone call away. Call us now at 866-905-4550 to begin your recovery journey.


Nashville International Airport is approximately a 20-minute drive from Spearhead Lodge. Its address is 1 Terminal Dr, Nashville, TN 37214.