Addiction Resource Guide

Eating Disorders Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Montecatini offers a residential level of care for both their six bed adolescent girl's treatment program as well as their six bed adult women's treatment program."

Treatment Philosophy:

"At Montecatini, we believe in treating the mind, body, and spirit by utilizing several different treatment modalities including: individual and family therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, nutrition counseling, relapse prevention, body movement therapy, as well as psychiatric and medical services."

Family Program:

"In addition to weekly family therapy sessions, Montecatini also holds a 3-day family intensive weekend which occurs on a monthly basis."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Montecatini, while not based on the 12 Step model, incorporates 12 Step components into programming as needed and through some group therapies."

Position On Approach to Compulsive Overeating vs. Anorexia/Bulimia:

"At Montecatini, we understand each individual is unique; therefore, we strive to develop a treatment plan for each individual patient and their specific needs."

Additional Characteristics:

"Because Montecatini is a small facility, we are able to design a detailed treatment program incorporating specific components for every patient."


    Number of Beds: 12(6 Adolescent Girls ages 12-18; 6 Adult Women ages 18+)
    Population Served: Adolescent girls and women

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: Data Not Supplied
    Average Length of Stay 45 days
    Percent of Women 100%
    Percent under age 25 Data Not Supplied
    Percent with College Education: Data Not Supplied
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance Data Not Supplied
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication: Data Not Supplied

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Self-pay Cost: Per diem rate
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes


Licensed by: State of California Dept. of Public Health
Type of License: Congregate Living
Accredited by: CARF

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (760) 436-8930 x104
General Information: (760) 436-8930
Address: La Costa Avenue
Carlsbad, CA