ECHO Malibu Youth Treatment Center

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 6
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits Data Not Supplied
Average Length of Stay 30 days
Percent of Women 50%
Percent under 25 100%
Percent with College Education N/A
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification 50%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Facility has separate program for:

  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)

Facility has special track for:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Acute Care
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Compulsive Overating
  • Criminal Justice
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Native American
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Pregnant Women
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Women

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Grief & Loss
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Physically Challenged
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Relapse
  • Workaholism



Self-pay Cost: Contact Facility
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: Yes



Licensed by: State of California
Type of License: Youth Residential
Accredited by: None


Self Description:

“Intensive inpatient treatment for youth with chemical dependency, emotional health or behavioral issues.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“We empower youth and families through the utilization of a strength based model.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“We specialize in the treatment of dually diagnosed youth.”

Family Program:

“Our family program includes individual family therapy, multi-family groups, parent effectiveness training and additional supportive services.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“We utilize the 12 Steps as one component in our comprehensive treatment program.”

Position on Confrontation:

“All confrontations are conducted in a therapeutically appropriate way.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Medical, psychiatric, psychological & educational evaluation. On-site excelerated learning classroom. 1:1 therapy sessions with a licensed therapist every day of treatment.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: P.O. Box 2911
Malibu, CA 90265