Glendale Adventist Medical Center
1509 Wilson Terrace, Glendale, California, 91206
Glendale Adventist Alcohol and Drug Services (GAADS) provides clinical residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment services to chemically-dependent individuals battling addiction. Services and programs include intervention, assessment, detoxification, yoga therapy, nutrition education, daily exercise, daily meditation, 12-Step services, continuing care, and more. Glendale Adventist provides resources and activities to facilitate familial involvement in loved ones’ recovery processes. Participaition in 12-Step services is required.
- Multi-Family Therapy
- Spirituality Book Study
Intensive Outpatient (IOP)Patients who undergo intensive outpatient treatment continue to live at home and sometimes go to school or work while participating in a highly structured treatment protocol that is focused on ending substance abuse. Programs vary in terms of how much treatment patients receive, how often and for how long. Some facilities design individualized intensive outpatient treatment programs.
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
- Kevin A. Roberts, FACHEPresident/CEOKevin's passion in health care is for quality and communication. He is committed to ensuring that every interaction we have with patients, families and our communities conveys the high-quality experience that is required of us. He is guided by the idea that there are very few limits to what we can do if we let God help us. Kevin has worked in Adventist Health facilities for many years, as well as for-profit and not-for-profit systems in Hawaii, Idaho, Utah and Sacramento. He received his nursing degree from Pacific Union College and holds a masters degree in Public/Health Services Administration from the University of San Francisco.
- Warren TetzSenior Vice President/COOWarren sees his role at Glendale Adventist Medical Center as a supporting one, helping to remove barriers so that hospital staff can care for patients and their families more efficiently. Additionally, he works directly with various departments as well as the hospital's multi-million dollar construction project. Warren earned a degree in management from Loma Linda University and has worked in Adventist Health for more than 30 years. He started his career at White Memorial Medical Center in east LA, then moved to the Adventist Health Corporate office in Roseville, Adventist Health Sunbelt and Simi Valley Hospital before joining the executive team of Glendale Adventist in 1999.