Rejection Criteria


 Sagashtawao Healing Lodge regards the following as an indicator of unsuitability of treatment.


  1. Involuntary referrals
  2. Clients who are currently using prescribed medication such as sedatives, behavior-modification medication, etc… which could interfere with their participation in the program.
  3. Referrals currently involved in the legal process or who are being referred as an alternative to incarceration.
  4. Clients whose behavior indicates a need for psychiatric care/treatment.
  5. Clients who are physically limited to a degree that they cannot participate in the program or are unable to move about without assistance in the event of an emergency or require extensive staff monitoring.
  6. Clients who are unwilling to abide by the rules and regulations of the Centre or indicate by their behavior that they do not wish to be in the program.