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

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

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, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Sierra by the Sea.

  • These restrictions have 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 receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are 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.

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 Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center

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

Learn About Alcohol Addiction Treatment

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

Sierra by the Sea is a comprehensive treatment facility that provides residential and outpatient care for individuals who are living with alcohol use disorder. Common terms that are used to refer to alcohol use disorder include alcohol addiction and alcoholism.

Just as each person is different and unique, so is their mental health. At Sierra by the Sea, we understand that each person should be treated according to their personal needs and goals.

Our trained mental health professionals are experts in their field. At Sierra by the Sea, our treatment team strives to provide you with individualized care and therapies to improve your health and overall quality of life.

Achieving recovery from alcohol addiction requires commitment and hard work. We have many options to allow everyone the attention and one-on-one focus they need during this time. Our program has certain supports and structures in place to ensure that each person feels safe while completing their treatment. These supports do not limit you; instead, they are meant to guide your self-exploration during the treatment process.

When you choose Sierra by the Sea, you will begin your treatment while surrounded by professionals who have extensive experience helping people achieve long-term recovery from alcohol addiction.

Why Consider Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

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

Individuals who become addicted to alcohol may experience medical conditions, other mental health conditions, impaired relationships, and an inability to fulfill responsibilities. Any individual who is suffering from alcohol addiction is at risk for experiencing a variety of negative effects. One of the best ways to avoid or prevent these negative effects is by receiving quality care at a reputable alcohol addiction treatment facility such as Sierra by the Sea.

Once you or your loved ones recognizes the signs of alcohol addiction, Sierra by the Sea will provide you with the guidance you need each step of the way during your treatment process. By including you in all parts of your recovery from alcohol use disorder, we will prioritize your needs, goals, and input regarding the treatment process. This ensures that your stay at Sierra by the Sea is as therapeutic as possible to give you the highest quality of care.

We aim to treat everyone at our treatment facility fairly and with respect by placing their concerns in high regard. If you have questions or problems with any part of your stay at Sierra by the Sea, any of our addiction treatment professionals will be happy to assist you in feeling more comfortable during your time at our facility.

With proper care and hard work, long-term recovery from alcohol addiction is possible. Reach out to one of our professionals today to learn more about why you should choose Sierra by the Sea for alcohol addiction treatment. We can walk with you on the path of healing from your past, finding peace in your present, and being ready for a bright future.

Types of Alcohol Addiction Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

Types of treatment for alcohol 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 alcohol 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 so that you can make the emotional and behavioral changes necessary for long-term healing.

Before you or someone you care about begins alcohol 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:

  • Experiential therapy
  • Detoxification services
  • Group therapy
  • Individual therapy
  • Medication management services
  • Basic medical care
  • Family 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 alcohol 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 Alcohol Addiction Treatment at Sierra by the Sea

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

When you or someone you care about comes to Sierra by the Sea to heal from alcohol 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 alcohol 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 alcohol 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 alcohol 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
  • United Behavioral Health
  • and many more...

Recovering from substance use disorders is a challenging journey that feels more doable in an environment that tends to each individual’s complex needs and strengths. Our goal is to foster a treatment experience that is built on compassion, hope, and caring, and fueled by excellence in the provision of evidence-based and trauma-informed care.

– Michelle Beaudoin, MA, MFA, NCC, CADC-II
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)