Centered Health – RTC for Teens


Program Name: Centered Health
Focus: Teen Recovery
Capacity: 6
Age Range: 12-17
Gender: Coed
Location: Malibu, CA, United States
Insurance: All major insurance accepted (generally within 2 hours during regular business hours)
Specialties: Mental Health, Behavioral Health, and Addiction
Licensed Faculty: Psychiatrist, Psychologist, PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), PsyD (Doctor of Psychology), LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LSW (Licensed Social Worker), Nurse and CADAC  (Certified Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselor)
Member of CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities)
Average Length of Stay: 45-90 days, depending on clinical necessity

Admissions Info:
Contact Number: 800-297-6174

About Centered Health

Center Health is focused on teen recovery in a small group setting with licensed professionals. The staff at Centered Health is trained in the specific needs of teenagers struggling with behavioral health, mental heather, or substance abuse issues. The needs and care required by a teenager is much different than that of an adult and the program at Centered Health is designed to meet those specific needs. Centered Health is a licensed, residential mental health facility. Because their program is centered around teenage healing and recovery they have a variety of methods used to benefit both mind and body health. An educational school component is incorporated along with recreational activities.

Treatment Modalities include (partial list; see website for full list): 

  • Family Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Expressive Art Therapy
  • Stress Reduction
  • Healthy Sexuality
  • Life Skills
  • 12-Step
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Gardening Group
  • Equine Therapy
  • Career Counseling
  • Nutrition
  • Academic Tutoring
  • Canine Therapy
  • Yoga
  • Aquatic Therapy

Facility Amenities: 

  • Ocean-view pool
  • Library
  • Tennis court
  • Organic garden
  • Queen sized beds
  • Horseback riding in Santa Monica mountains
  • Surfing in Pacific Ocean
  • Hiking trails

Types of Treatment

Centered Health has the expertise to treat a multitude of mental health disorders, behavioral health issues, and substance abuse and addiction. Below we have listed treatment specialties by category – contact Centered Health directly for detailed information on any specific treatment option.

Mental Health Treatment

  • Anxiety Disorders
    • Teen generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)
    • Teen social anxiety disorder(SAD)/Social Phobia
    • Substance/Medication-Induced Anxiety disorder
    • Panic disorders
    • Unspecified anxiety disorder
  • Trauma and Stress Related Disorders
    • Reactive attachment disorder
    • Disinhibited social engagement disorder
    • Acute stress disorder
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
    • Adjustment disorders
  • Mood Disorders
    • Depressive disorders
      • Major depressive disorders
    • Bipolar disorder
    • Teen Substance-induced mood disorders

Behavioral Health Treatment

  • Emotional Regulation
  • Anger reduction therapy
  • Self-harm
  • Social skills
  • ADHD behaviors

Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Substance Addiction
    • Teen synthetic marijuana addiction
    • Teen cocaine addiction
    • Teen opioid addiction
    • Teen heroin addiction
    • Teen prescription drug addiction
    • Teen methamphetamine addiction
    • Teen MDMA addiction
    • Teen inhalant addcition
    • Teen nicotine addiction
  • Poly-substance dependency
  • Relapse prevention

Centered Health Programs

Centered Health is a residential treatment facility. They incorporate three types of programs: small group, individualized multi-disciplined program, and aftercare. Each person will participate in several small group activities tailored to each person’s unique abilities, interests, and character traits. In addition, teens participate in 3-5 weekly individual therapy sessions. Upon discharge Centered Health will assist in setting up ongoing outpatient care specific to the needs of the individual. Clients are also welcome to keep in touch with Centered Health therapists, counselors and practitioners after discharge.

Contact Centered Health Today! 800-297-6174