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Recovery Programs for Employees and Students

Local Alcohol and Drug Recovery Programs and Resources

Las Encinas Hospital: Las Encinas Hospital offers a wide range of behavioral health care services specializing in the treatment of psychiatric and chemical dependency issues. Las Encinas Hospital provides a variety of inpatient and outpatient treatment programs including inpatient detox, inpatient psychiatric stabilization, chemical dependency rehab, residential treatment, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient services.

Narcotics Anonymous (LA area): Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit, international, community-based organization for recovering addicts. Narcotics Anonymous (NA) members learn from one another how to live drug-free and recover from the effects of addiction. NA’s primary approach to recovery is based on the therapeutic value of one addict helping another. Members take part in NA meetings by talking about our experiences and recovery from drug addiction.

Alcoholics Anonymous (LA area): Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety. A.A. is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.

Celebrate Recovery: Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered program with foundations firmly established in biblical truth. The 12 Steps with accompanying scriptures and the 8 Principles based on the Beatitudes offer participants a clear path of salvation and discipleship; bringing hope, freedom, sobriety, healing, and the opportunity to give back one day at a time through our one and only true Higher Power, Jesus Christ.

College Binge Drinking Network: College Binge Drinking is an informational site from Elements Behavioral Health for college students and their parents, as well as other concerned people, that hopes to inform people about the myths, dangers, and issues surrounding college alcohol abuse.

ULifeline: ULifeline is an anonymous, confidential, online resource center, where college students can be comfortable searching for the information they need and want regarding emotional health.