New Life Addiction Treatment Center
32565 Golden Lantern B 354, Dana Point, California, 92629
We believe that people have the right to achieve recovery in an atmosphere of safety, security and dignity. If you or a family member is in need of immediate help for heroin, crystal meth, prescription drugs or alcohol rehabilitation, New Life Treatment of Dana Point, in beautiful Orange County, California, is a great place to start building your new life in recovery. In addition to offering one of Southern California’s most highly regarded treatment centers we also offer transitional housing residences for men & women. We provide residential and outpatient drug and alcohol rehabilitation in a luxurious and peaceful setting. We are in one of the most prestigious areas of Southern California, Dana Point. Our wonderful climate serves to facilitate a valued life in recovery, full of happiness and sunshine. Further, our recovery services are compassionate, surprisingly affordable, confidential and individualized. From chemical dependency to alcoholism to all-out drug addiction, let us help you or your family member overcome these issues and open door to a room filled with hopes & dreams. We accept pets, couples and provide private rooms for our clients! We are a twelve step social model program.
Animal TherapyAnimal therapy (also called animal-assisted therapy and pet therapy) supports recovery and emotional wellbeing by helping people develop relationships with animals. Animal therapy can be a one-time or ongoing experience.
Creative Arts TherapyWriting, making art or engaging in theater can be deeply therapeutic for people working to recover from addiction. Many facilities offer one or several forms of creative arts therapy as a way to help patients learn to express their feelings in productive ways.
Meet the Staff
- Megan ViverosDirector of OperationsAlong with her own personal recovery experience, Megan has been involved actively in recovery groups since 2008. In addition to being a graduate of Fullerton University, Megan has been with us, first as a resident in our Sober Living Home them promoted to House Manager and now to Director of Operations of our Dana Point Treatment Center. Her creative gift for art therapy, sense of humor, calm and sensitive way of listening with compassion for people, is her valuable contribution to each client’s program and staff results. Megan’s background of addiction has given her the passion to work in the recovery field and share what she has so freely been given.
- Alicia BiggsLead CounselorAlicia enjoys the balance between counseling and administrative work. As lead counselor, Alicia is responsible for communication between counselors, administration and clients. It is her passion to work with clients as their advocate as they are encouraged to build skills towards becoming their own advocate. Alicia received her CAADAC certification after studying with the Navy Drug and Alcohol Counselor School and taking courses in pharmacology and psychology at USC and completing Law and Ethics with Options in Berkley. To further her interest in being of service, she completed training in Relapse Prevention Counseling and Denial Management Counseling. In recovery for ten years and the counseling field for six years, Alicia comes from a solution based model that encourages the client to move from crisis to solution through discussion around personal growth and utilizing new and healthy coping skills.