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Students

The Malibu Recovery Center sober community is suitable for anyone desiring a change in lifestyle. Consequences of chemical use among students can be devastating. We understand the responsibility for students to continue to function in their academic endeavors. We encourage a safe transitional living while preserving anonymity, respect and dignity throughout our program. Students enter…
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Opiate Detox and Withdrawal

Opiates are a class of drug that is derived from the opium poppy, most commonly heroin and many narcotic pain medications that are some of the most addictive and harmful of drugs. There are also synthetic opiates that don’t come from the poppy plant, but which have a similar effect. Many prescription drugs are opiates,…
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Prescription Drug Detox and Withdrawal

Drug dependency and drug rehab do not equate to a “weakness” that is difficult for the active, high achieving person to overcome. Some of those who abuse prescription painkillers are able to overcome their addictions through counseling, participation in 12-step support groups, outpatient programs or day treatment – but more severe cases may merit a…
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OxyCodone Detox and Withdrawal

Oxycodone is the main ingredient in many prescribed pain-relieving drugs like percocet, tylox, and oxycontin. If oxycodone is abused long enough, an addiction will develop, causing the person to become both physically and psychologically dependent on the drug. The person will no longer be able to stop taking the drug on his or her own,…
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Benzodiazepines and Barbiturates Detox and Withdrawal

Barbiturates are classified in a group of central nervous system depressant drugs called sedative-hypnotics. Barbiturates became a popular treatment for Insomnia and anxiety in the 1960s and 70s. Since then they have fallen out of favor and were replaced by a new class of drug: Benzodiazepines.
 As Barbiturates declined in medical spheres, they remain a…
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Outpatient Programs

The road to recovery is taken one step at a time. Some clients begin their rehabilitation as a client in our detox or residential treatment program and continue on one of our outpatient or day patient programs. Others may be able to use our outpatient services for their entire course of therapy. In either case,…
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Heroin Detox and Withdrawal

Heroin addiction withdrawal symptoms may occur as soon as a few hours of the last use and can include: Restlessness Muscle and bone pain Insomnia Diarrhea Vomiting Cold flashes Involuntary leg movement Runny nose and tearing These heroin addiction withdrawal symptoms subside after about a week. Although not normally fatal, withdrawal from heroin addiction is…
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Meth Detox and Withdrawal

Methamphetamine or crystal methamphetamine are the most potent types of amphetamine available today. Almost all of today’s crystal methamphetamine or “crystal meth” is homemade and has stimulant properties similar to that of adrenaline. Like adrenaline, meth stimulates the central nervous system and works directly on the brain and spinal cord by interfering with healthy neurotransmission….
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Welcome To Malibu Recovery Center

Malibu Recovery Center provides innovative, quality, cost-effective treatment for individuals suffering from alcohol and drug addiction.  We assist our clients to build a strong foundation in recovery. Our treatment plans emphasize commitment, goals of treatment, relapse prevention, and maintenance of a healthy lifestyle.  We are committed to the philosophy that we exist for the client’s…
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Alcohol Detox and Withdrawal

Alcohol is by far the most commonly abused drug in the United States. Government estimates say that more than 17 million Americans have a substance abuse issue with alcohol. A good percentage of these are heavy, daily drinkers. Consuming large quantities of alcohol on a regular basis can make the body dependent. In the most…
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