Professional Referrals

At Sierra by the Sea, we believe that working closely with referring professionals is essential to providing comprehensive care to adults age 18 and older who are coping with substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health challenges. The staff at our facility in Newport Beach, California, builds partnerships with psychiatrists, therapists, treatment placement specialists, medical providers, and other referring professionals with people in their care who may benefit from our services.

Patients We Serve

Learn about the patients we provide care for at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

At Sierra by the Sea, we provide gender-specific care for men and women age 18 and older who have a primary diagnosis of a substance use disorder. Some of the substance use disorders we frequently treat at our facility in Newport Beach, California, include:

  • Alcohol use disorder
  • Heroin use disorder
  • Cannabis use disorder
  • Cocaine use disorder
  • Methamphetamine use disorder
  • Opioid use disorder (e.g. OxyContin addiction, Vicodin addiction)
  • Benzodiazepine use disorder (e.g. Xanax addiction)

We can also provide care for adults who are struggling with certain co-occurring mental health challenges, including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Disordered eating behaviors

This is not a comprehensive list of the substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health concerns that we help adults heal from at Sierra by the Sea. If you think someone in your care might benefit from the programming at our facility in Newport Beach, California, please contact our admissions team directly. They can answer any questions about whether our substance use disorder programming is right for your patient.

Referral Sources We Work With

Understand the types of referral sources we work with at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

We have established positive relationships with many different referral sources at Sierra by the Sea, allowing us to help a wide range of people in Southern California start living more fulfilling lives.

Some of the many referring professionals, caregivers, and organizations who have referred individuals to our facility in Newport Beach, California, include:

  • Treatment placement specialists
  • Therapists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Medical providers
  • Treatment facilities
  • Alumni programs

This is not a complete list of partnerships we have formed with referral sources. If you are a referral source who is interested in collaborating with Sierra by the Sea, please contact our admissions team directly. Our friendly admissions staff can answer any questions you have about our referral process and can help you start referring individuals to our facility in Newport Beach, California.

The Referral Relationship

What to expect from the referral relationship with Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

We understand that you care about the progress your patients are making and want to ensure that they are receiving the best outcomes possible.

The staff at Sierra by the Sea develops collaborative relationships with referring professionals, keeping you involved in your patients’ progress throughout their stay at our facility in Newport Beach, California.

Your case manager will set up weekly conference calls or send you weekly emails, depending on your communication preferences, to update you on your patients’ progress. Our staff will also consult with you regularly to ensure that your patients receive the highest level of care.

When you refer individuals to Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, California, your patients benefit from a collaborative relationship that puts their care and recovery first.

If you think someone in your care might benefit from the programming at Sierra by the Sea, please contact our admissions team directly. A knowledgeable member of our staff can answer any questions you have about our referral process or the services we provide.

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)