Dena has been working in the substance abuse treatment field since 2006, when she began work as a counselor helping newly sober women. She worked at Gateway Foundation until 2013, when she joined Pacific Harbor Treatment as the Program Director. Dena brings a nurturing and gentle spirit to her work with the clients of Cedar Point Recovery and Cedar Point Retreat. She specializes in client empowerment, mindfulness practices and clinical supervision.
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Paying for Treatment
- Insurance is Accepted
- Financing is Available
- Medicare is not Accepted
- Medicaid is not Accepted
Left untreated, addiction ruins relationships and destroys lives. At Cedar Point Recovery’s California drug and alcohol rehab treatment center, you can develop the tools needed to recover from addiction. Our sole mission is to provide effective addiction treatment services to adults suffering from addiction to alcohol and other drugs (including, cocaine, heroin, and painkiller and prescription drug addiction). Each client at Cedar Point Recovery’s rehabilitation center in CA is assigned a therapy team to plan, carry out, and monitor every part of the recovery treatment process. The treatment professionals at Cedar Point have worked for decades in substance abuse treatment. Our creative and compassionate staff have successfully helped people get and stay clean by teaching them the coping skills that are the foundation for long-term recovery. Clients attending treatment programs at our California alcohol and drug rehab center will find peaceful surroundings and a positive treatment community, as well as access to a wide range of alternative therapies. Read our testimonials or watch the video on our California Location page to hear testimonials from counselors and clients.https://www.cedarpointrecovery.com/about-us/
Cedar Point Recovery Reviews and Ratings Details
The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.
Reviews at a Glance
- 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.
- 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.
Dena Santos, CSC, CADC-II - Case Manager
Dr. Christine Curtis, MS, PsyD - Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Christine Curtis is the Chief Operating Officer of Cedar Point Recovery and oversees all facility operations. She received her Master’s degree in Behavioral Sciences from Kean University, and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from John F. Kennedy University. Dr. Curtis has worked in the field of behavioral health for more than 15 years. She has extensive experience in a variety of clinical settings, including acute care, hospitals and managed care. Before coming to Cedar Point, Dr. Curtis worked for Sonoma County Behavioral Health, Royale Healthcare Inc., and St. Joseph’s Memorial Hospital. She is also on the faculty at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Graduate School of Applied Psychology.
How Our Helpline Works
For those seeking addiction treatment for themselves or a loved one, the Recovery.org helpline is a private and convenient solution.
Calls to any general helpline (non-facility specific 1-8XX numbers) for your visit will be answered by American Addiction Centers (AAC).
We are standing by 24/7 to discuss your treatment options. Our representatives work solely for AAC and will discuss whether an AAC facility may be an option for you.
Our helpline is offered at no cost to you and with no obligation to enter into treatment. Neither Recovery.org nor AAC receives any commission or other fee that is dependent upon which treatment provider a visitor may ultimately choose.
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