Cliffside Malibu - Waves Coming Ashore

Cliffside Malibu Staff

Welcome to Cliffside Malibu! Each and every member of our staff is dedicated to assisting each resident on their own unique path to sobriety. From our resident advisors to our program director, we all view residents as the individuals they are, and offer them our greatest care. Our mission, as a staff, is to offer residents suffering from substance dependence the opportunity to develop a strong foundation in recovery from which they can build a life free of alcohol and drugs.


Headshot of Kelly Stephenson, the CEO of Cliffside Malibu, a treatment center in Malibu, California.
Kelly Stephenson
Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Ruble, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Karen Rubenstein LMFT - Clinical Program Director
Karen Rubenstein
Chief Clinical Officer
Dane Fisher CADC-I - Manager of Client Operations
Dane Fisher
Chief Operations Officer
Mathew Malloy Sr. Lead RA
Mathew Malloy
Director of Operations
Natalie Shorten LVN-Lead Resident Health Advisor
Natalie Shorten, LVN
Nursing Manager
Peter Hoang Admissions Coordinator
Peter Hoang
Director of Admissions
Joey Chait
Director of Care Coordination

All physicians are independent contractors and contract individually with their particular clients to provide the most comfortable medically assisted detox and or medication management possible. We contract with talented group facilitators with a range of expertise to provide our clients with a full, robust experience through a variety of interventions to insure a complete, holistic experience.


Call now to speak confidentially with an admission counselor.

(424) 320-3061