Premier Partial Hospitalization Treatment Program for Addiction & Mental Health

Sierra by the Sea offers a partial hospitalization program (PHP) for adults who seek renewed hope and healing from the substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health condition they are coping with. At our facility in Newport Beach, California, we help adults age 18 and older get on the path to sustained sobriety and wellness.

About the PHP at Sierra by the Sea

Understand the PHP at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

Sometimes when an individual is struggling with a substance use disorder, they need a more acute level of care than an intensive outpatient program (IOP) or the traditional outpatient setting can provide.

The partial hospitalization program (PHP) at Sierra by the Sea offers a higher level of care than an IOP or traditional outpatient services, allowing our residents to receive intensive therapeutic interventions during the day and return to their home or other place of residence after the therapy day has ended.

Also known as a day program, the PHP at our facility in Newport Beach, California, provides gender-specific, individualized care for our residents several hours a day, multiple days a week. Like all of the programming offered at Sierra by the Sea, you or your loved one will receive personalized services based on a comprehensive assessment of your health history, challenges, goals, and recovery needs.

Some of our residents step down into our PHP after completing an inpatient or residential program, while others enter at the PHP level or step up from an IOP or other outpatient program. Our expert team can help you or your loved one determine which level of care is most appropriate for your current needs.

Features of the PHP at Sierra by the Sea

What to expect in the PHP at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

We individualize care at Sierra by the Sea to each person who comes to us looking to heal from a substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health challenge. Our caring and compassionate staff will collaborate with you on your care plan, assessing your physical, emotional, and spiritual needs to tackle your recovery on a holistic level.

During your time in the PHP at our facility in Newport Beach, California, you or your loved one will engage in gender-specific group therapy and other therapeutic activities six hours a day. Master’s-level therapists, drug and alcohol counselors, and registered dietitians lead our group programming, discussing topics such as relapse prevention, codependency, the neurobiology of trauma, and substance use education.

Group therapy can be a powerful recovery tool, providing an opportunity for you or your loved one to hear diverse perspectives and grow a support network of people who have had similar experiences with substance use. You or your loved one will also learn new skills and coping techniques that can help you manage the symptoms of the substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health challenge you have been battling.

Other interventions and services you may engage in during your time in the PHP at Sierra by the Sea include:

  • Detoxification services
  • Medication management services
  • Experiential therapy
  • Medication-assisted treatment (MAT)
  • Individual therapy
  • Basic medical care
  • Family therapy

Our expert staff also integrates many different treatment modalities to help our residents find long-term healing from the substance use disorders and coexisting mental health issues they have been facing.

You or your loved one may experience motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), and the 12-Step Model of Recovery.

We will work closely with you or your loved one to determine what therapeutic interventions and treatment modalities might be the most beneficial for your current needs and goals so that you experience the best outcome possible.

PHP Admissions Criteria at Sierra by the Sea

Learn about the PHP admissions criteria at Sierra by the Sea in Newport Beach, CA

At Sierra by the Sea, we care for males and females age 18 and older, providing gender-specific programming. To receive care at our facility in Newport Beach, California, you or your loved one must have a primary substance use disorder diagnosis.

Some of the substance use disorders we frequently help our residents heal from include:

  • Alcohol use disorder
  • Benzodiazepine use disorder
  • Cocaine use disorder
  • Opioid use disorder
  • Heroin use disorder
  • Methamphetamine use disorder
  • OxyContin use disorder

We also help individuals who are coping with both a mental health challenge and a substance use disorder, which is known as a co-occurring condition. Some of the co-occurring mental health conditions we commonly provide care for include:

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Eating disorders

If we find that the PHP at our facility in Newport Beach, California, is not the best fit for you or your loved one, we will work with you to make a referral to a trusted provider in your area. Our goal is to ensure everyone who comes to us to heal from a substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health challenge receives the care that’s most beneficial to their unique recovery needs.

If you think you or someone you care about might benefit from the PHP at Sierra by the Sea, please contact us today. A member of our team is available to answer any questions you might have so you can make an informed decision for you or your loved one.

Recovery is fueled by hope and courage and an exploration of the underlying factors such as trauma. Our treatment driven by compassionate and trauma-informed care provides the foundation of recovery and healing.

– Valerie M. Kading, DNP, MBA, MSN, PMHNP-BC, Chief Executive Officer
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)