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St. Joseph Health - Mission Pacific Coast Recovery

31872 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, California, 92651
Located in the seaside community of Laguna Beach, Mission Pacific Coast Recovery (MPCR) offers hospital-based care for alcohol and drug addiction. The substance abuse rehab combines a holistic treatment approach with 12-Step philosophy to address the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of each client. Non-judgmental and compassionate care is provided by a multidisciplinary team of addiction medicine specialists, including physicians, nurses, certified drug/alcohol counselors, psychologists and recreational therapists. The secluded hospital’s front yard is just steps from the beach, offering clients a spiritually relaxing and reassuring place for recovery.

Facility Highlights

  • Interventions
  • Partial Hospitalization Program
  • Inpatient Medical Detoxification

Specialization

  • Dual Diagnosis/ Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment

    These two terms describe a person who is not only addicted to drugs or alcohol, but also has a mental or emotional illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc. Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services.
  • Medical Detoxification

    Drugs and alcohol have widespread effects throughout your body, including but not limited to the addiction and/or physical/psychological dependence that develops with substance abuse over time. Many organ systems are affected by addiction and will react to withdrawal. The term “medical detoxification” means that there is a trained and licensed medical professional onsite to monitor your vital signs and protect your physical and emotional health as your body goes through withdrawal.

Facility Settings

  • Private/Secluded

Meet the Staff

  • Daniel J. Headrick, MD
    Daniel J. Headrick, MD Medical Director and Co-Founder – Mission Pacific Coast Recovery
    Daniel Headrick, M.D. is the Medical Director and Co-Founder of the Mission Pacific Coast Recovery. Unlike most treatment center Medical Directors, Dr. Headrick does not maintain a private practice but instead dedicates all of his time to the care and treatment of the patients of Mission Pacific Coast Recovery. This unique commitment of time establishes a standard of care that is rarely matched in any other treatment setting.
  • Kim O'Donnell, CATC, ARISE Intern
    Kim O'Donnell, CATC, ARISE Intern Intake & Outreach Manager
    Kim O'Donnell has extensive experience in the organization and implementation of opening and operating facilities, encompassing primary and continuing care treatments and sober living. She has worked within the academic and community recovery systems including Medical, Social, and Behavioral Modification Models. Kim is a graduate of Saddleback College with certifications in Drug and Alcohol Counseling, Family Mediation, and Prevention Education. As a Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor (CATC) she is an active board member of the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Educators (CAADE) and the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of California (ACCBC). Trained in ARISE Intervention techniques, Crisis Intervention, and Relapse Prevention. Living in recovery for well over a decade and half, Kim combines care, dignity, connection, and compassion with her own life experiences in addiction and recovery to helping individuals and their families enter treatment

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