Can I use private insurance at Arundel Lodge?

Yes. And many people do. Arundel Lodge accepts several private insurance carriers in its Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. Many therapists in the community do not take insurance because of the complicated matter of collecting reimbursements for services rendered. But Arundel Lodge sees it as part of its mission to help as many people in need…

How many staff does Arundel Lodge employ?

Arundel Lodge employs about 160 staff members between our main campus at 2600 Solomons Island Rd in Edgewater, our satellite office at 1419 Forest Dr in Annapolis, and 32 Residential Program homes around Annapolis and the Odenton/Gambrills area.  

What is the difference between mental illness, developmental disability, and intellectual disability? And whom does Arundel Lodge treat?

Intellectual Disabilities and Physical Disabilities, both fall under the umbrella term of Developmental Disabilities. These are chronic conditions that appear at birth or in childhood, but certainly before age 22, and sometimes, but not always, occur together. Cerebral Palsy, for example is a physical disability, which in and of itself does not effect intellectual functioning, though 20-30% of…

What is the meaning of the Arundel Lodge logo?

The goal of the Arundel Lodge logo is to deliver the message  that we support  individuals in their journey through recovery and to evoke feelings of  goodwill. Aside from the obvious connection to “lodge,” it is wholly appropriate to  h ave a tree represent Arundel Lodge, as trees are viewed as solid and long-standing.  We have been rooted in the Anne Arundel…

Can mental health disorders be prevented?

According to Mental Health America, studies have shown that, “we are able to prevent or mitigate the effects of mental illness and allow individuals to live fulfilling, productive lives in the community. From the influence of genetics and prenatal health all the way into early adulthood, we are learning more about the critical points in brain…

If I do not qualify for Medical Assistance, what are my options for accessing Arundel Lodge services?

Arundel Lodge’s Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinics, which include: the adult Outpatient Mental Health Clinic Marcus Youth and Family Center (mental health treatment for children 4 – 17 years of age) First Step Recovery Center (substance use treatment) accept Medical Assistance, but do not require it. Clients can pay through: some private insurance carriers out-of-pocket For…

Can I get all of my services for substance use and mental health treatment at Arundel Lodge?

Arundel Lodge provides a wide range of programs for mental health and substance use disorders. Each person served by Arundel Lodge will go through an initial screening and assessment to determine their behavioral health needs–mental health treatment, substance use treatment or both. They will work with our licensed professionals to develop an Individual Rehabilitation Plan focused…

How does Arundel Lodge treat substance use disorders?

Arundel Lodge offers three levels of care for substance use treatment through First Step Recovery Center : Early Intervention, Outpatient, and Intensive Outpatient (IOP) . The IOP has a minimum weekly attendance requirement of 9 hours. The intensity of the treatment is due to a higher level of addiction which requires additional support. Treatment for all levels of care consists…

Q: How is Arundel Lodge funded?

A: Arundel Lodge is funded in three ways: We receive reimbursement from Medical Assistance and a few private insurers for client direct care. We apply to government and private foundation grants We rely on private donations Government and foundation grants along with private donations are a vital component in closing the gap on direct care services not covered…

Q: How do I access services?

A: Your first visit to Arundel Lodge is available through SAME DAY ACCESS services. That means you can walk-in to one of our two locations, Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and receive an intake and assessment. Once your eligibility for services is established, you will receive an appointment to meet with…

Q: Does Arundel Lodge have profiles of the therapist or psychiatrist, and/or doctors to match my personality?

A: Yes! Arundel Lodge utilizes a ‘Provider Fit Chart’ to match clients with a therapist and/or prescriber who best fits their presenting concerns. The Provider Fit Chart includes the names of all the providers, their credentials, areas of competencies and preferences, areas outside their scope of knowledge and a list of insurance companies they are paneled…