Center for Discovery - Resilience Pacific Place

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Center for Discovery
Long Beach, CA 90802
8007603934 Visit Website

Paying for Treatment

  • Insurance is Accepted
  • Financing is not Available
  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted

Treatment Insights

At Center for Discovery, we strongly believe that teens and adolescents dealing with substance abuse require and deserve specialized treatment. We provide individualized treatment to produce emotional, social, spiritual and behavioral growth. With years of experience helping teens with substance abuse, we have developed a proprietary process and a legacy for successfully helping our residents.

Center for Discovery - Resilience Pacific Place 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

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These people care about one thing; money. More specifically, insurance money. Nothing that happened from the moment we checked in until the moment we pulled our kid was about anything other than tryin...


When I checked my son into this program, I was promised that he would be safe. He wasn\'t. Center for Discovery was full of kids from juvenile hall, fighting...violent kids. We checked our son out whe...


Please do not allow any family member to be admitted here. These people do not care about their patients... It\'s also extremely overpriced for the service provided. Do avoid this place.


They put money before the kids.


Very disappointed...they don't look at anything long term and only care about moving "clients" in and out...they care more about getting respect than actually helping to solve real issues..If you are ...

Areas of Focus
Southern California Teen Methamphetamine Addiction

No matter what stage of dependence or addiction, meth abuse is extremely dangerous. At Center for Discovery, we can help your teen recover. Meth addiction is nearly impossible to recover from on your own, making professional help critical. Let Center for Discovery help your teen on the road to recovery and be part of their journey to a new, better life.

Southern California Teen Heroin Addiction

However the addiction started, getting help is extremely important. The first step in getting help is recognizing that there is a problem. If you are worried about seeing signs of heroin addiction in your teen or adolescent, please get help immediately. Due to the physical grip that heroin addiction has on the body, finding a profession detoxification facility and treatment center is imperative. At Center for Discovery, our professional and caring staff will take care of your teen. We want to help your teen get started on the road to recovery.

Key Staff Members
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    Craig Brown, Ph.D. - Chief Executive Officer

    Dr. Craig Brown has dedicated his life's work to improving the quality of life for individuals and their families. He has nearly thirty years experience treating and managing programs for eating disorders and has specialized in residential treatment of adolescent behavioral disorders. Dr. Brown firmly believes that treatment in a residential environment has the potential to effect both dramatic and enduring change in patients. Dr. Brown is an advocate of the family systems model of treatment; he considers the family an integral part of every treatment experience. Dr. Brown co-founded the Center for Discovery in 1997 and, as CEO, continues to work with staff to create residential treatment programs that help clients and their families along a journey of transformation. Dr. Brown received his Ph.D. from Memphis State University in 1986, and holds a license as a Clinical Psychologist in the state of California. He now sponsors five academic scholarship programs for the training of best-in-class clinicians at his alma mater.

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    Robert G. Weitzman - Chief Financial Officer

    Robert Weitzman has been a senior financial executive in the healthcare industry over the past twenty years for companies which experienced explosive growth during his tenure. Prior to his involvement in healthcare, Mr. Weitzman was in the financial services industry including being the CFO and COO of a national full service securities firm with over 200 branch offices. He is both a CPA and an attorney and serves as the CFO and General Counsel for Center for Discovery. In these capacities, he is responsible for the Accounting and Treasury Departments, the Business Office and the Legal Department. Mr. Weitzman graduated cum laude from Southwestern University School of Law. While in law school, he authored a personal property tax article which was cited by the United States Supreme Court and resulted in a sweeping change to personal property tax law nationwide.