Top Alcohol and Drug Rehabs in California

It’s Time for Rehab has compiled an unbiased list of the best California rehabs to treat alcohol and drug addiction, mental health disorders, or dual diagnosis. Scroll down to find the center that’s right for you.
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Anchored Tides Recovery

Alcohol  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders  Women only
Anchored Tides is a unique facility designed and run exclusively by women, providing a luxurious, boutique-style atmosphere, a tranquil zen garden, and adventurous recreational activities. ...More

The Canyon at Santa Monica

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Alcohol  Opioids  Heroin  Cocaine  Prescription Drugs  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders  Family Involvement  Life Skills  Therapy Options
The integrated treatment model at our intensive outpatient center provides evidence-based, holistic care for long-term healing of addiction and mental health issues. ...More

Breathe Life Healing Center

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Faith Based Treatment  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Trauma  Eating Disorders  Family Involvement
Breathe, located in West Hollywood on 22 acres of beauty, offers treatment for substance use disorder, trauma, and co-occurring disorders. ...More

Altitude Recovery Community

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders
We strive to offer long-term addiction recovery through personalized treatment plans in a comfortable, modern residential setting. ...More

Beachside Teen Treatment Center

Depression  Co-Occurring Disorders  Adolescents
At Beachside Teen Treatment Center, we provide a calming, tranquil atmosphere for adolescents aged 12-17, as well as top-notch recovery services and a safe haven. ...More

Alter Mental Health Irvine

Depression  Anxiety  Bipolar  ADHD  Schizophrenia
A primary behavioral health program designed to address anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and schizophrenia in a sophisticated, home-like setting. ...More

Anchored Recovery Community

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
At our addiction treatment center, we strive to provide a comforting atmosphere while utilizing holistic and evidence-based techniques to address addiction and substance abuse. ...More

Ascend Healthcare-Canyons House

Animal Therapy  Anger  Depression  Trauma  Adolescents  Women only  Therapy Options
The XYZ Center for Girls provides residential treatment for individuals struggling with trauma and anxiety, incorporating animal-assisted therapy, music, mindfulness, and more. Through a holistic approach to care, we strive to assist our clients in building resilience and developing the skills necessary to lead fulfilling lives. ...More

A Better Life Recovery

Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders  Men only
At Better Life Recovery, we specialize in helping men reclaim their lives through our private rehab facility's 12-Step program. Our program also includes exciting adventure outings and access to the local beach, allowing our clients to gain the most from their recovery journey. ...More

Alsana Thousand Oaks

Co-Occurring Disorders  Eating Disorders
At our specialized eating disorder treatment center, we combine a holistic approach with residential care in a cozy, 6-bed home setting. ...More

Buckeye Recovery Network

Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse
The Beautiful Mind Treatment Center, located in Huntington Beach, California, provides comprehensive outpatient treatment services for alcohol and drug addiction including an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), Mental Health Treatment and Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP). ...More

Authentic Recovery Center (ARC)

Alcohol  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders
ARC offers a residential treatment program that focuses on dual-diagnosis and 12-Step recovery, in a cozy and welcoming home setting. ...More

Alter Mental Health Mission Viejo

Depression  Anxiety  Bipolar  ADHD  Schizophrenia
At Alter Mission Viejo, we use a science-based approach to treat a range of mental health conditions, including anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, depression, and schizophrenia. ...More

Align Recovery Centers

Holistic  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Trauma  Co-Occurring Disorders  Treatment Programs
In Northern California, there is a holistic approach to treating both drug and alcohol addiction, as well as co-occurring disorders. ...More

Ascend Healthcare-Magnolia House

Depression  Anxiety  Bipolar  ADHD  Adolescents
Our clinic is proud to offer an exclusive primary mental health program tailored to adolescents ages 12-17 who are struggling with ADHD, anxiety, and depression. Our team of experienced professionals provides the highest quality of care for these young people. ...More

4 Seasons Detox

Medication-Assisted Treatment  Personalized Treatment  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders  Treatment Programs
Our residential addiction program offers personalized plans in a distraction-free setting, complete with private lodging and hotel-like amenities. ...More

BeWell Recovery

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders  Women only
BeWell Recovery is a private, women-only detox and residential treatment center located in a tranquil neighborhood. *CLOSED* ...More

Beachview Treatment

Detox  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Treatment Programs
Located a short distance from the beach, our modern treatment center offers comprehensive care through multiple levels, including detoxification, inpatient and outpatient services. ...More

Ascentions Treatment Center

Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders
The facility provides services such as Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) and Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) in the form of small group and individual therapy sessions, making it an ideal modern setting for healing and growth. ...More

Ascend Healthcare-Haven House

Family Therapy  ADHD  Therapy Options
Our residential program is specifically designed for adolescents aged 12-17 who are receiving treatment for both Autism and ADHD. We provide personalized counseling, academic assistance, and involve parents in the process to ensure long-term success. ...More

Axis Residential Treatment

Axis' clients enjoyed a comfortable and safe treatment experience in the beautiful setting of Indian Wells, California. ...More

Foundations San Francisco

Intensive Outpatient Program  Alcohol  Depression  Substance Abuse  Trauma  Co-Occurring Disorders  Professionals  Treatment Programs
Our Intensive Outpatient and Day Treatment Program provides comprehensive care for both mental health and addiction, with day and evening programs, group and individual therapy, as well as psychiatric services. ...More

Anaheim Lighthouse

Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Co-Occurring Disorders
At our tranquil Southern California center, we offer a home-like environment with a zen-like campus, providing treatment through art therapy and neurofeedback. ...More

Ascend Healthcare-Kallos House

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy  Depression  Trauma  Anxiety  Adolescents  Eating Disorders
Our residential facility specializes in assisting adolescents who are struggling with eating disorders and mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, and trauma. ...More

OC Revive

Intensive Outpatient Program  Day Treatment  Professionals  Adolescents  Treatment Programs
Orange County has an easily-accessible outpatient treatment facility designed to meet the needs of adolescents and adults with mental health disorders and substance addictions. ...More

The Forge Recovery Center

Co-Occurring Disorders
This outpatient program uses experiential and research-backed therapies to treat addiction, with a particular emphasis on addressing co-occurring disorders. ...More

Refine Recovery

Executives  Alcohol  Opioids  Substance Abuse  Codependency  Treatment Programs  Therapy Options
At Refine Recovery, we provide comprehensive addiction treatment in a supportive, boutique environment in Beverly Hills. Our "360" approach takes into account the individual needs of each patient, and we create personalized treatment plans to ensure that each person receives the care they need to heal. We strive to make our facility feel welcoming and home-like, so that each individual can feel comfortable as they recover. ...More

Arise Treatment Center

Evidence-Based  Alcohol  Drug Addiction  Substance Abuse  Professionals  Therapy Options
By integrating evidence-based therapy with a health-focused approach, we can provide an environment that feels like home for individuals struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. Our emphasis on health and wellness will be beneficial to the recovery process, allowing individuals to restore their physical and psychological wellbeing while receiving quality care. ...More

AKUA Mind Body – Fair Oaks

Trauma  Co-Occurring Disorders  Personality Disorders  Suicidality
AKUA Mind & Body of Fair Oaks is a dedicated mental health treatment center, providing 24/7 care, holistic treatments, and nutritionally balanced meals to promote a healthy brain. ...More

Center for Professional Recovery

Executives  Treatment Programs
At the Center for Professional Recovery (CPR), we specialize in providing high-quality, evidence-based, holistic treatment for professionals only. Our experienced and dedicated staff is committed to helping every individual reach their full potential. ...More

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It’s Time For Rehab – Your #1 Source for Finding Mental Health & Addiction Treatment Centers in California

Looking for Mental Health & Addiction Treatment Centers in California? It’s Time For Rehab is your #1 source for finding comprehensive and reliable information about rehab centers and mental health treatment facilities in California. We understand that the journey towards recovery can be challenging, which is why we strive to make it stress-free and straightforward. Our platform provides a comprehensive directory of rehab centers and mental health treatment facilities in California, with a wide range of treatment options to suit your individual needs.

Discovering the wonders of rehabilitation centers in California is a great way to heal from addiction and other mental health issues. Whether you’re in Southern California, known for its sunny beaches and Orange County, or NorCal with its vibrant Bay Area, you’ll find excellent opportunities for recovery.

California is famous for its breathtaking landscapes, recreational activities, and agriculture, making it a popular destination for people worldwide.

Rehab centers in California offer a wide variety of outdoor activities and experiential therapies as well, including rock climbing, gardening, swimming, biking, equine, and hiking. Depending on the location, you can check the center’s website or profile page to learn more about the available activities.

A typical day in a rehab center involves various therapy sessions, complementary activities, and leisure time. Clients may enjoy healthy meals, attend group therapy sessions, engage in individual therapy sessions, and participate in educational or support groups.

To ensure that a rehab center is nationally accredited, you can check with national organizations such as The Joint Commission and Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Many rehab centers accept insurance, and you can check the insurance providers accepted on the center’s website or contact their admissions team for more information.

California is an excellent destination for addiction and mental health treatment, with Southern California offering warm weather year-round, ideal for outdoor activities like swimming, hiking, and horseback riding. Rehabs in California also offer unique experiential therapies like surfing, Reiki, sound therapy, and acupuncture.

California rehabs may be licensed by the California Department of Health Care Services and accredited by national organizations such as The Joint Commission or CARF. Rehabs in California emphasize holistic and non-12-Step therapies and attract clients from all over the state, country and across the globe, including exclusive and celebrity clientele.

While California is an excellent location for treatment, you can also explore other top rehab destinations around the world to find the best location for your needs.

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Mental Health Treatment: Focusing on Wellness

Mental health treatment is an essential part of overall wellness and is crucial for those struggling with mental health disorders. Seeking professional help from a licensed mental health provider who can assess your individual needs and develop a personalized treatment plan is important. At It’s Time For Rehab, we offer a comprehensive directory of mental health treatment facilities in California, making it easy to find the right mental health provider for your needs.

Mentor speaking to businesswomen about addiction during rehab therapy with training

Detox: Taking the First Step towards Recovery

Detoxification is the first step towards recovery, and it involves removing all traces of drugs or alcohol from your body. It’s important to have professional support and guidance to ensure a safe and successful detox. At It’s Time For Rehab, we have a wide range of detox centers in California to choose from, all of which offer individualized treatment plans tailored to your specific needs.

Meeting Of Support Rehab Therapy Group With Five People

Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient Programs: Flexible Treatment Options

Outpatient (OP) and Intensive Outpatient (IOP) treatment options provide more flexible treatment options for those who have work or family commitments that they cannot put on hold for an extended period. Our platform features a range of OP and IOP centers in California that offer evidence-based treatment programs that work for many individuals.

Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP): Daytime Treatment with Support

Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) is a treatment program that combines the support and structure of residential care with the flexibility of outpatient care. At It’s Time For Rehab, we have a range of PHP centers in California to choose from, all of which offer individualized treatment plans to help you achieve your recovery goals.

Residential Treatment: 24/7 Support and Structure

Residential rehab is the most intensive form of treatment and provides 24/7 support and structure for those struggling with addiction. It involves living at a rehab center for a set period, usually ranging from 30-90 days, and participating in a range of therapies and activities. At It’s Time For Rehab, we have a range of residential rehab centers in California to choose from, all of which offer evidence-based treatment programs that are tailored to your individual needs.

Inpatient Treatment: 24/7 Support and Structure

Shaking hands with patients during rehab therapy

Inpatient rehab in California provides intensive 24/7 care for individuals recovering from drug and alcohol abuse, as well as other mental health conditions. These programs offer a residential setting where clients live on-site and receive treatment, including therapy sessions, complementary activities, and leisure time. Inpatient rehab is particularly beneficial for clients who require higher levels of treatment and support. Many rehab centers in California are licensed by the California Department of Health Care Services and accredited by national organizations such as The Joint Commission or the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Overall, inpatient rehab in California offers an ideal healing environment for those seeking recovery.

Sober Living: A Step Towards Independence

Sober living homes provide a transitional living environment for those who have completed residential rehab and are ready to take the next step towards independence. At It’s Time For Rehab, we have a range of sober living homes in California to choose from, all of which offer individualized programs that support long-term recovery.

Different Types of Facilities in California

We understand that everyone’s needs are different, which is why we offer a range of rehab facilities and mental health treatment centers in California, including Medicare/Medicaid, private, luxury, and remote treatment center options.

Medicare/Medicaid/MediCal Rehab Centers: Affordable Treatment Options

For those who cannot afford private rehab or mental health treatment, Medicare/Medicaid rehab centers offer affordable treatment options. These centers provide evidence-based treatment programs that are covered by insurance, making them a more accessible option for many individuals.

Private Rehab Centers: Customized Treatment Plans

Private rehab centers offer more customized treatment plans and individualized care that is tailored to your specific needs. These centers often have a higher staff-to-patient ratio, allowing for more one-on-one attention and personalized care. Additionally, private rehab centers often offer more amenities and services than Medicare/Medicaid centers, such as private rooms, gourmet meals, and alternative therapies.

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Luxury Rehab Centers: High-End Amenities

Luxury rehab centers offer high-end amenities and services, providing a comfortable and luxurious environment for patients to focus on their recovery. These centers often have private rooms, gourmet meals, spa services, and a range of alternative therapies such as yoga and meditation. While these centers may be more expensive, they offer a luxurious experience that can make the recovery process more enjoyable.

Remote Treatment Center Options: Virtual Treatment

Remote treatment center options provide virtual treatment options, allowing patients to receive treatment from the comfort of their own homes. This is a great option for those who cannot attend in-person treatment due to work, family, or location constraints. Remote treatment options often include virtual therapy sessions and online support groups.

Why Choose It’s Time For Rehab?

With so many rehab centers and mental health treatment facilities to choose from in California, it can be overwhelming to find the right one for you. It’s Time For Rehab offers a comprehensive directory of rehab centers and mental health treatment facilities in California, making it easy to find the right treatment center for your needs. Our platform is user-friendly and easy to navigate, allowing you to filter rehab centers by location and treatment options. We also provide detailed information about each center, including their treatment philosophy, amenities, and services offered.

Our platform is free to use, and we do not require any personal information or registration to access our directory. We understand that seeking help for addiction or mental health can be a sensitive and personal matter, which is why we prioritize your privacy and confidentiality. We are committed to providing you with the resources you need to start your journey towards recovery in California.


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Facts about Addiction in California

  • High Prevalence of Substance Use Disorders: Approximately 18% of California adults reported excessive drinking, and 12.7% reported abusing prescription or illicit drugs in 2021. This is slightly above the national average​ (California Health Care Foundation)​​ (Addictions)​.

  • Youth Substance Use: Substance use among youth is a significant issue, with 7% of 7th graders, 15% of 9th graders, and 23% of 11th graders reporting alcohol or drug use in the past month from 2017 to 2019​ (Addiction Group)​.

  • Opioid Crisis: The opioid epidemic has severely impacted California, with a sharp increase in opioid-related deaths. The death rate from fentanyl increased tenfold from 2015 to 2019, despite a decline in prescription opioid deaths​ (California Health Care Foundation)​​ (Addictions)​.

  • Availability of Treatment Centers: California has over 1,700 rehab facilities that offer various treatment options, including inpatient, outpatient, and residential care. Many facilities accept different payment methods, including private insurance, Medicaid, and sliding-scale fees based on financial need​ (Addiction Resource)​​ (Addictions)​.

  • Government Programs: California has implemented several programs to improve access to addiction treatment, such as the Drug Medi-Cal Organized Delivery System, which operates in 37 counties covering 96% of the Medi-Cal population​ (California Health Care Foundation)​.

  • Employment Protections: Under California law, employers with 25 or more employees must provide accommodations for employees who choose to attend rehab, such as allowing the use of sick leave or vacation time for treatment​ (Addictions)​.

  • Significant Recovery Efforts: In 2019, there were 7,640 clients in substance abuse treatment on a single day count, highlighting the state’s ongoing efforts to address addiction through available treatment facilities​ (Addiction Group)​.

  • Treatment Accessibility: Despite the availability of treatment options, only about 10% of individuals with substance use disorders received treatment in the past year, emphasizing the need for improved access and outreach​ (California Health Care Foundation)​.

  • Legislative Support: Proposition 36, passed in 2000, allows eligible nonviolent drug offenders to receive treatment instead of serving time in jail or prison. This initiative aims to reduce incarceration rates and promote rehabilitation​ (Addictions)​.

  • Cost of Treatment: The cost of addiction treatment varies widely in California. Inpatient rehab is generally more expensive than outpatient services, but several facilities offer free or low-cost treatment options to ensure broader access to care​ (Addictions)​.