The Importance of Addiction Treatment Centers

Are you ready to break free of your addiction?

drug rehabilitation center megan sunning 350x2341 The Importance of Addiction Treatment Centers You began using for a reason. Perhaps a sudden tragedy – the death of a loved one or a tragic accident that caused a significant injury or left you with chronic pain – is the root of your addiction. Maybe you suddenly lost your job in the economic downturn or came home and found a note from your beloved saying he or she had left…permanently. Maybe it was a million little things that suddenly added up to more than you could handle.

You now realize that the drugs and/or alcohol that you used to self-medicate have become another problem to cope with. Instead of relieving your physical, emotional and spiritual pain, the substances you use are now another source of suffering.

You want to stop your substance abuse.  You want to find a way to break free of your drug addiction and fix what motivated you to begin using in the first place. You want to repair the relationships in your life broken by addiction and believe in yourself again.

If you’re ready, getting the help of an addiction treatment center is essential

The first step in breaking free is detoxification, commonly referred to as detox. Depending on what you’ve been using, how much, how long, how healthy your body was before using and how much damage has been done by your addiction, detox symptoms can range from moderate to life-threatening.  Drug detox should be carefully supervised to ensure your safety and minimize withdrawal symptoms.

If you’ve tried to detox on your own and failed, or detoxed and then relapsed back into using again, you did not fail, the method you used to quit failed you.

Cliffside Malibu’s integrative approach works

drug rehabs seashells 300x2381 The Importance of Addiction Treatment Centers What is an integrative approach?  At Cliffside Malibu, our team of addiction specialists use a combination of Western medical practices and alternative approaches. For example, a combination of medication and acupuncture may be used to manage withdrawal symptoms to alleviate symptoms. Our psychotherapists partner with our massage therapists, yoga instructors and other practitioners of complementary medicine to create an individualized program for you. Orthomolecular therapy, brain mapping, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR), personal fitness training, a traditional 12 Step Program, and other treatments guarantee that you will have the optimal selection of evidence-proven therapies.

Our gourmet chefs work closely with our nutritionists to create meals that are not only delicious, but well-balanced and nutritious to help repair the damage using has done to your health and to help you regain your strength and vigor so you can engage in the therapy that makes up the next stage of treatment.

World-class accommodations ensure your comfort

Cliffside Malibu sits on two secluded acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean providing privacy and security for our guests. Luxurious, spa-like comfort in the guest rooms and gourmet meals in the dining room which features a 180 degree panoramic ocean view, make it one of the most luxurious settings in the world for primary treatment and extended care. The natural beauty continues in our private rose and meditation gardens and along our hiking and biking trails. Modern amenities such as plasma TVs and wireless internet access are available for guests who choose to stay connected to the outside world.

Begin the journey today

drug and alcohol abuse 1000 10 16 walking 250x3751 The Importance of Addiction Treatment Centers It starts with a simple phone call. Call 1-800-501-1988 anytime, day or night to talk with an addiction specialist. You deserve to be happy. Let our exceptional staff help you reclaim your life and begin to live the life of fulfillment and promise you deserve.