Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 10/09/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Sierra by the Sea to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Sierra by the Sea.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Premier Heroin Addiction Treatment Center

Sierra by the Sea offers comprehensive heroin addiction treatment for adults age 18 and older. Features of care at our heroin addiction treatment center in Newport Beach, California, include gender-specific programming, personalized services, and detailed discharge planning to promote long-term success.

Learn About Heroin Addiction Treatment

Important facts about treatment for heroin addiction at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

Recovering from heroin addiction is a long journey. But by finding a treatment program that will meet all your needs, you’re giving yourself the best chance to succeed on the road to recovery.

Making the decision to receive treatment for an addiction isn’t easy. It requires some brave soul searching and the support of those who care about you. But the only way to truly begin healing and put to rest any past pain caused by heroin addiction is to begin treatment.

We have all made mistakes, and many of us long for a time when we will use those slip-ups to make ourselves a better person. At Sierra by the Sea, you will work closely with our team members to create a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan that meets your needs and goals. We will work through the problems of your past and help you build a better life for the future. Our renowned heroin addiction treatment program will allow you to change your way of thinking and move beyond the limitations of heroin use.

In a structured yet nurturing setting, our facility in Newport Beach, California, provides intensive programming to restore your health by catering to your individual situation. In order to best focus on you without finding a one-size-fits-all solution, you need an addiction treatment program that does the same.

Why Consider Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

Why consider getting treatment for heroin addiction at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

Living with a heroin addiction is undoubtedly difficult. You may be having trouble fulfilling many duties from your day-to-day life. You might feel regret and remorse that you are unable to be the mother, father, daughter, son, or friend that you wish to be. We understand it can be problematic to manage many aspects of your life when you’re dealing with a heroin addiction. Struggling with your relationships and responsibilities only becomes more common with each passing day that you aren’t receiving treatment.

At Sierra by the Sea’s specialized heroin addiction treatment center, our team of mental health and addiction experts is with you on your road to recovery every step of the way. Recovering from any addiction is often a lifelong journey. Our team members will help you manage your cravings for heroin and live your life to the fullest.

You may have only dreamed of a day where you could wake up each morning and resume the life you had before becoming addicted to heroin. At Sierra by the Sea, we can make that a reality and give you the support you need to manage your urge to use heroin. By controlling these habits and behaviors, you can get back to what is important to you and spend time with those who matter most.

After seeing the signs of heroin addiction, we encourage you to take the first step in your journey toward a brighter tomorrow by healing with us at Sierra by the Sea. With our comprehensive treatment, you can live a life free from the struggles of using heroin.

Types of Heroin Addiction Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

Types of treatment for heroin addiction at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

We provide trauma-focused care to each individual who comes to Sierra by the Sea to heal from heroin addiction and co-occurring mental health concerns.

At our facility in Newport Beach, California, our staff will help you or your loved one get to the root of your substance use challenges, helping you make the emotional and behavioral changes necessary for long-term healing.

Before you or someone you care about begins heroin addiction treatment at Sierra by the Sea, our specially trained staff will work with you or your loved one to conduct a thorough assessment to determine how we might best meet your current needs.

Depending on that assessment, your care team will develop a personalized treatment plan that might include:

  • Medication management services
  • Experiential therapy
  • Individual therapy
  • Detoxification services
  • Basic medical care
  • Family therapy
  • Group therapy

We understand that not every treatment modality or therapeutic intervention works for everyone, so we collaborate closely with each individual who comes to Sierra by the Sea for heroin addiction support to create a treatment plan that is tailored to their unique recovery needs. The kind and compassionate staff at our facility in Newport Beach, California, cares for each person on a holistic level, helping them heal their mind, body, and spirit.

Continuing Care for Heroin Addiction Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

Continuing care options for heroin addiction treatment in Newport Beach, CA

When you or someone you care about comes to Sierra by the Sea to heal from heroin addiction, you’ve taken your first steps toward renewed hope and better health. But we understand that substance use disorders are complex illnesses, so recovery is often a lifelong journey.

Your time at our facility in Newport Beach, California, is just one step along your path to recovery from heroin addiction. To ensure that your progress does not end when you leave our facility and that you experience continued success, we will provide you with a personalized discharge plan.

During your time in heroin addiction treatment, you or your loved one will work with a therapist and a case manager on building skills that will help you reintegrate back into your community, prevent relapse, and manage stress in a healthy manner.

When your time at Sierra by the Sea is over, we will recommend continuing care options, which may include step-down treatment in our partial hospitalization program (PHP) or intensive outpatient program (IOP), alumni services, or appropriate outpatient services in your community.

For more information about discharge planning, continuing care after treatment for heroin addiction, or any other addiction treatment services at Sierra by the Sea, please feel free to contact us at your convenience.

We Accept Insurance
The following are some of the providers with whom we work regularly
  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • and many more...

Recovery is fueled by hope and courage and an exploration of the underlying factors such as trauma. Our treatment driven by compassionate and trauma-informed care provides the foundation of recovery and healing.

– Valerie M. Kading, DNP, MBA, MSN, PMHNP-BC, Chief Executive Officer
Marks of Quality Care
These accreditations are an official recognition of our dedication to providing treatment that exceeds the standards and best practices of quality care.
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
  • California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)