Changing Tides Treatment
2021 Sperry Avenue Suite 18, Ventura, California, 93003
At Changing Tides Treatment, we focus on the healing qualities of the beach and include a broad range of holistic activities and sessions. Our mission is to provide and celebrate a unique, holistic treatment program dedicated to our clients' recovery from drug and alcohol abuse while upholding a conscientious environment for optimal wellness. Our vision is to facilitate change and inspire personal growth with a program designed to help obtain individual authenticity and sense of purpose.
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
- Ocean Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)The focus of cognitive behavioral therapy (also called CBT) is helping people to understand the thoughts and emotions that underlie their addiction with the goal of learning new, healthier and more productive ways to understand and express themselves.
Residential TreatmentResidential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.
Meet the Staff
- Dr. Tipu Khan, MDMedical Director of Detoxification ServicesDoctor Tipu is a board certified Family Physician and board eligible Addiction Specialist. As a primary care provider, he understands the complexity of addiction and how it interacts with all aspects of health. He completed an obstetrics fellowship and has a special interest in addiction during pregnancy and is the county’s only pregnancy addiction specialist. He firmly believes in the science of addiction and in treating the whole person rather than simply medicating and thus truly believes in the full spectrum care Changing Tides offers. He is on numerous addiction leadership committees in the county and state. Doctor Tipu is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and core faculty at the prestigious Ventura County Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Training Program where he is training the next generation of doctors in full spectrum primary care and addiction.
- Dr. Litos Mallare, MDMedical Director of Psychiatric Services
- Financing Available