Information on detoxification.

What is Alcohol Detoxification?

Alcohol detoxification, or detox, for individuals with alcoholism or alcohol dependence, is the abrupt cessation of alcohol intake coupled with the substitution of alcohol with cross tolerant drugs that have similar effects in order to prevent alcohol withdrawal with it’s associated effect Delirium Tremens or Detoxification may or may not be necessary depending upon an…
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FAQ

What to Expect Malibu Recovery Center is committed to ensuring each individual’s unique needs are met. Following a safe, medically managed detoxification (if necessary), a typical week at Malibu Recovery Center residential treatment or day treatment can include substance abuse education, process groups, relapse prevention, therapy groups, one-on-one counseling, outside 12 Step Meetings, Choice Theory…
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Newsletters

June 2009 Detox Malibu Soba Living is pleased to announce the opening of Detox Malibu at Soba. Detox Malibu is a full service drug and alcohol detoxification facility. We are licensed by the California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs. Detox Malibu at Soba works with independent contracted physicians and addiction specialists who coordinate with…
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Residential Treatment

Residential treatment is available for individuals that would like 24-hour care at our facility as well as detox. Our residential program includes a treatment plan, individual therapy, group therapy, chemical dependency counseling, psycho-educational groups, and Choice Theory education. We also offer experiential therapy through outings outside of the facility, accompanied by an experienced member of our…
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Detox Malibu

Detoxification is appropriate for individuals currently abusing alcohol or drugs that require medical monitoring throughout withdrawal.  We create individual detoxification protocols for each client based on a detailed assessment by our Treatment Team, including contracted physicians specializing in addiction.  Detoxification typically occurs over a three to seven day period, however the period varies by individual…
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