Women's Recovery Association
900 Laurel Avenue, San Mateo, California, 94401
Laurel House was opened in 1974 and was one of the first residential treatment programs for women in California. Laurel House has the capacity to serve twelve women. The house was renovated in 2008, which included a new kitchen, bathroom, and landscaping.
- Alumni Activities
- Parenting Skills Development
- Discharge Planning
Individual TherapyThis term describes one-on-one therapy, in which a patient and trained counselor, social worker, psychologist or psychiatrist meets privately with a patient to discuss challenges related to lifestyle, work, family and romantic relationships that may have contributed to the development of an addiction.
Dual Diagnosis/ Co-Occurring Disorders TreatmentThese two terms describe a person who is not only addicted to drugs or alcohol, but also has a mental or emotional illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc. Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services.
- Residential Neighborhood