La Jolla Recovery offers residential and non-residential treatment services to men and women who suffer from

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La Jolla Recovery recognizes that each person has unique individual needs

La Jolla Recovery aims at guiding clients through a seamless continuum of care, including treatment and aftercare. We evaluate clients using ASAM criteria, DSM 5, and Biopsychosocial assessments to determine the appropriate level of care based on individual needs or referred to outside assistance.

A Unique Program For Unique Needs

La Jolla Recovery recognizes that each person has unique individual needs. Our integrative treatment team specializes in guiding clients through the first year of sobriety. Our program specializes in providing treatment to individuals with unsuccessful multiple treatment episodes.

La Jolla Recovery understands the difficulty in taking the first step to asking for help. Our intake Counselors aid in navigating through the admission process to ensure that each client has the needed support. Our program works with each person individually to create a personalized treatment plan that will provide the structure and clinical care necessary for lasting recovery. We offer a multidisciplinary approach to address all aspects of a client’s needs and well-being.  

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Detoxification/Residential Program Description

Detox is recommended for those who need residential and detoxification services to maintain abstinence from chemical dependency. The detoxification program operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, on a residential basis.

Our detox program provides a comprehensive initial screening assessment, which is conducted to determine whether further evaluation or review is needed. We initially screen for alcohol and other drug use, depression, traumatic experiences, anxiety, excessive worries/stress, self-harm, hyperactivity, psychotic symptoms, eating disorders, nutritional health, educational needs, pain, and conduct disorders. Once the initial screening is conducted, a comprehensive assessment is then completed on the problem areas identified in the initial screening assessment. All clients will meet the assessment and admission criteria for residential and detoxification treatment for chemical dependency. Our program is a highly effective integrative treatment model focusing on the whole person and the family system.

La Jolla Recovery detox programs guide clients through all stages of treatment and recovery. Our comprehensive continuum of treatment services ensures that clients receive the appropriate level of care based on their specific needs while assisting them in attaining healthy and productive lives free of the negative influences and consequences of substance use and dependence. Our goal is to integrate the client’s individual needs within our varied program structures.

Depending on the type and severity of drugs or alcohol, our detoxification program will typically last from 7 to 10 days. We anticipate our residential program, after the detoxification phase, will last from 30 – 60 days of treatment.

Goals

  1. To provide safe alcohol and drug-free environment to achieve abstinence from alcohol and illicit drugs, reduce dependence symptoms, and increase functioning.
  2. To educate clients on the effects of alcohol illicit drugs, educate them on coping skills, restore significant relationships, provide community resources, and refer them to self-help groups.

Objectives

  1. Clients will abstain from alcohol and illicit drugs.
  2. Clients will participate in assessments to assist in formulating the individualized treatment plan.
  3. Clients will actively develop the treatment plan to identify goals and objectives while in treatment correctly.
  4. Clients will actively engage in individual and group counseling sessions.

While in treatment, La Jolla Recovery clients experience a healthy, supportive, and structured environment where they can embrace sobriety and re-create their lives, halt the process of addiction, improve life skills and reclaim a sense of self-worth. We work with clients, one by one, to enhance their self-awareness and heighten their understanding of what triggers their addiction.

Partial Hospitalization Program Description

Partial Hospitalization (PHP) is appropriate for clients who do not require around-the-clock residential treatment. Partial Hospitalization Program clients do not have active suicidal or homicidal ideations, nor present a danger to self or others. They demonstrate motivation to work toward independence but may need ancillary services such as transportation, assistance with shopping, or help with outside appointments. Partial Hospitalization Program clients may attend and participate in certain social-oriented and recovery-oriented activities as well as required treatment services. PHP clients will participate in case management, individual therapy, group sessions, 12-Step meetings, and recreational activities, at minimum, six (6) days per week, six (6) hours each day. Partial Hospitalization Program services may include, but are not limited to:

  • Individualized Treatment Planning and Discharge Planning
  • Individual, Group, and Family Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education includes but is not limited to:
    • Strategies for relapse prevention
    • Management of health issues related to substance abuse
    • Motivational interviewing and promotion
    • Life-skills training
    • Communication Skills
    • Problem Solving and Decision Making
    • Relationship Skills
    • Symptom Management
  • Non-verbal Therapies and Physical Recreation
  • Transportation Services
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Intensive Outpatient Program Description

La Jolla Recovery’s Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is for individuals capable of participating at a lower level of care than Partial Hospitalization but still requiring weekly treatment services supporting sobriety. La Jolla Recovery is a short-term adult intensive outpatient alcohol and drug abuse treatment program. The program provides day and evening treatment programs for a minimum of thirty (30) days. The treatment center is in La Jolla, California, and consists of group rooms, individual counseling or therapy rooms, client dining area, and staff offices.

Our Intensive Outpatient Program offers group and individual sessions 10-15 hours per week. The program allows clients to participate in daily activities, such as work or school, and then attend treatment either during the day or evening. Clients participate in group therapy sessions and individual sessions with the assigned Counselor(s). Clients are also provided case management, treatment planning, and discharge and aftercare planning. Intensive Outpatient Program services may include, but are not limited to:

  • Individualized Treatment Planning and Discharge Planning
  • Individual, Group, and Family Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education includes but is not limited to:
    • Strategies for relapse prevention
    • Management of health issues related to substance abuse
    • Motivational interviewing and promotion
    • Life-skills training
    • Communication Skills
    • Problem Solving and Decision Making
    • Relationship Skills
    • Symptom Management
  • Non-verbal Therapies and Physical Recreation

Outpatient Treatment Program Description

The La Jolla Recovery Outpatient Program (OP) provides support and services for those clients needing the lowest level of care in the La Jolla Recovery milieu but still requiring weekly treatment services supporting sobriety. Outpatient services may include, but are not limited to:

  • Individualized Treatment Planning and Discharge Planning
  • Individual, Group, and Family Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education includes but is not limited to:
    • Strategies for relapse prevention
    • Management of health issues related to substance abuse
    • Motivational interviewing and promotion
    • Life-skills training
    • Communication Skills
    • Problem Solving and Decision Making
    • Relationship Skills
    • Symptom Management
  • Non-verbal Therapies and Physical Recreation
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MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM

The multidisciplinary team working at La Jolla Recovery consists of the following staff members:

  • Medical Director
  • Nurse
  • Admissions Coordinator
  • Psychiatrist
  • Medical Assistant
  • Behavioral Health Technician
  • Physician’s Assistant
  • Therapist
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Clinical Director
  • Case Manager

The multidisciplinary treatment team provides integrated treatment in which team members work collaboratively, sharing responsibility for the individuals served. The range of treatment and services is comprehensive and flexible, with intensive care coordination provided as needed. Treatment plans result from a collaborative effort between team members and clients.

Clinical supervision is made available to all treatment team members and includes assessing and monitoring each client’s progress, providing feedback to staff in the context of the treatment plan, and evaluating individual team members’ performance.

Discharge Planning

Discharge planning will begin upon admission and will be used as part of the development of the Treatment Plan. A Discharge Plan and Discharge Summary will be completed for all discharges. The Client’s Discharge Plan and Discharge Summary is completed within 48 hours of discharge and contains, but is not limited to:

1. Reason for admission and discharge including diagnosis;
2. Documentation indicating the client’s, and when applicable, family’s participation in the
discharge planning process;
3. Client’s level of functioning or functional limitations, if applicable;
4. Recommendations on procedures, activities, or referrals to assist the individual in maintaining
or improving functioning and increased independence as well as the status, location and
arrangements for future services that have been made;
5. Progress made in achieving the goals and objectives identified in the individualized service plan
and summary of critical events during the treatment episode;
6. Discharge date;
7. Discharge medication, if applicable;
8. Date the Discharge Plan was written/documented; and
9. Signature of the client, individual who prepared the document, and members of the treatment team.

Transition/Discharge Plan

The essential purpose of the Transition/Discharge Plan is to ensure a seamless transition when a person is transferred to (a) another program, (b) another level of care, (continuing care), or (d) if the client abruptly leaves the treatment program. The Transition Plan indicates the need for any additional services or supports and referrals to outside agencies. The Transition/Discharge Plan will be completed within 72 hours of the change in services.

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After Care

Once primary program services are complete at La Jolla Recovery, clients are given the opportunity to participate in the after-care program. The after-care program, lasting six to nine months, consists of weekly Individual Therapy, Case Management services as needed, and assistance with attendance to 12-Step meetings three times per week and completion of Step work. Telephonic communication occurs between our primary discharge counselor and each client on a monthly basis and continues for one year from the date of discharge.

La Jolla Recovery is here to creating a unique detox, rehab, or outpatient program for you in San Diego, California.