Cliffside Malibu - Hazy Beach Cliffs

Vivitrol Treatment


Vivitrol is a new drug for the treatment of alcoholism. It is a drug that is taken once per month as a shot. If you are suffering from alcohol abuse and are currently drinking you should not take this drug. In order to be effective, the person taking Vivitrol should not be drinking excessively. Also, if the addict is taking any opioids such as heroin, Vivitrol is not recommended.

What Vivitrol does is to help the person who is trying to become sober to have less of a desire to consume alcohol. What Vivitrol does, basically, is that it binds to the opioid receptors in the brain. With Vivitrol binding to these opioid receptors in the brain, it is believed that this results in the blocking of certain neurotransmitters in the brain that are involved in alcohol dependence. By blocking theses neurotransmitters, then, the patient is less likely to be addicted to alcohol.

Cliffside Malibu is one of the leading alcohol treatment centers located in peaceful Malibu California on a private two-acre estate. We have specially trained medical doctors who work with not only alcohol addicts, but also people who are addicted to many types of drugs, including prescription drug addiction. Our clinical staff will determine whether Vivitrol will be recommended to use for your alcohol abuse. Rest assured that at Cliffside Malibu, you will get the best treatment for your alcohol addiction. We have been successful at helping many others just like you, and we can help you.

Give us a call today at (424) 320-3061 and “Begin Your Path to a Sober Life”.


You may be wondering if you still need to go to an alcohol rehab center if you are taking Vivitrol. The makers of Vivitrol do not claim that by taking Vivitrol alone that you can overcome your alcohol dependence. They recommend that you enroll in an effective alcohol treatment program. There are many issues that have led to your abuse of alcohol. Once you have jumped into that pit of addiction it is difficult to climb out, especially on your own. And that is one of the biggest mistakes that alcohol addicts make: they think they can quit, and they think they can do it on their own. We have seen this time and time again and can tell you that you can’t do it on your own. You should not be embarrassed to ask for help. In fact that is one of the most important first steps in overcoming an alcohol problem: being willing to ask for help. If you can do that, then you have started on the path to recovery.

You very well may need Vivitrol to help you kick your addiction. The only way to know that is to contact us here at Cliffside Malibu at (424) 320-3061. By talking to one of our caring and experienced staff you will have made that very important first step. The next step is to allow us to help you go through all the stages of treatment from alcohol detox to long term sobriety. We know you because we have been there. And now it is our turn to help you lead a normal, sober life. Call us today. We know we can help you. We have helped many others just like you. You can be the next, but only if you make the call. Do it now.


There are many alcohol rehab centers that all claim to be the best. How can you judge? How can you tell? How can you get the information to help you make an informed decision? Which is the best alcohol rehab for you? May we suggest some factors for your consideration?

We believe the first thing that should be considered is the type of treatment plan being offered. Every person is unique, with unique experiences and unique struggles. That being the case, why should you go into an alcohol rehab program that offers the same treatment program for every resident? Our answer is that you shouldn’t. Here at Cliffside Malibu we pour over your health history and your history of abuse. We take into consideration many factors before developing a treatment program that is unique to only you. By doing this, we have found that we have a very high success rate with helping our residents stay in sobriety.

Another important factor is the location. We are a private and exclusive alcohol treatment center located in the hills of Malibu California. Instead of being in a hospital-like setting with large numbers of other addicts, you will be one of a very select few living in a luxury retreat. Gourmet meals prepared fresh each day, private rooms with designer furnishings, your own personal trainer: these are just a few of the things you will find here that you will not find but in only a few alcohol rehab centers anywhere. In addition, our ratio of staff to residents is among the best in the entire industry. When we say we will give you individual attention, we mean it.

Why not call us today to get more information and see how we can help you? Call us at (424) 320-3061. One of our trained staff will take you call and answer all your questions. A sober life is just a phone call away, so why not pick up the phone and call us right now? It may be the most important phone call you will ever make.


Call now to speak confidentially with an admission counselor.

(424) 320-3061