Addiction Resource Guide



Life's Journey Center


Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"Our program strengthens the recovering persons continuing sobriety, spiritual healing and value to self, family and community, with counseling programs tailored to each patient's needs."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Life's Journey believes chemical dependency is a chronic, relapsing and treatable disease where behavioral, social factors and dual diagnosis must all be considered in implementing effective treatment."


Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Life's Journey Center views alcoholism, cross addiction and dual diagnosis as major components that must be addressed while in treatment in order to minimize the possibility of relapse."


Family Program:

"Addiction is a family disease. Enhancing family communication by providing conflict resolution brings the family closer as a result of addiction."


Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"The philosophy of the 12 Steps is a spiritual foundation essential to the recovery process."


Position on Confrontation:

"A clinical team approach is used for creating awareness, done with sensitivity and love tends to reduce resistance."


Additional Characteristics:

"Life's Journey Center has a unique diverse treatment approach and is sensitive to cultural and traditional values. Latino track with Spanish language is used, and values/traditions are recognized."

GENERAL:

  • Number of Beds: 20
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 89
    Average Length of Stay 3 months
    Percent of Women 40%
    Percent under age 25 10%
    Percent with College Education: 80%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 48%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No


SPECIAL POPULATIONS:



Facility has separate program for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Relapse
  • Vocational Skills


  • Facility has special track for:
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Native American
  • Spanish Speaking


  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Acute Care
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Codependency
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Geriatric
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Men
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Women
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


  • PAYMENT INFORMATION:

    Self-pay Cost per month: Call for rates
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Data Not Supplied
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes

    LICENSING & ACCREDITATION:

    Licensed/Certified by: State of California
    Type of License: Detox/Adult Drug & Alcohol Residential Facility
    Accredited by: None

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (Toll Free) 877 864-3223
    General Information: (760) 864-6363
    Address: 291 E. Camino Monte Vista
    Palm Springs, CA 92262