Addiction Resource Guide



New Found Life, Inc.

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"New Found Life offers a comprehensive program for alcoholics and addicts that provides an excellent environment of recovery."


Treatment Philosophy:

"To introduce, reinforce, and demonstrate the principles of 12 Step programs into daily living."


Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"While our staff is experienced in chemical dependency, we have professional consultants including psychiatrists to work on DSM-IV issues."


Family Program:

"Families are encouraged to participate in conjoints with the counselor and attend the monthly Friends and Family Meeting which introduces attendees to Alanon."


Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Our program is 12 Step based. Residents attend 12 Step meetings and education and study groups relating to 12 Step programs."


Position on Confrontation:

"At New Found Life, we believe in telling our clients the truth based on necessity and without aggressive demeanor."


Additional Characteristics:

"The facility and program that we offer are the best value for the money anywhere in the country."

GENERAL:

  • Number of Beds: 28
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 17
    Average Length of Stay 2 months
    Percent of Women 38%
    Percent under 25 28%
    Percent with College Education: Data Not Supplied
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:10%

  • 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:
  • Men
  • Women


  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/Trauma/PTSD
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drugs Addictions
  • Relapse


  • PAYMENT INFORMATION:

    Self-pay Cost: $8000 first 28 days; $5000 for second 28 days
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: No
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: DNS

    LICENSING & ACCREDITATION:

    Licensed by: State of California
    Type of License: Residential Alcohol & Drug Treatment
    Accredited by: None

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 635-9899
    General Information: (800) 635-9899
    Address: 2211 East Ocean Blvd.
    Long Beach, CA 90803