Phoenix House Residential Program and Outpatient Services
At our Venice Beach setting, men find the tools to achieve lasting recovery and rebuild relationships.
Located on Ocean Front Walk in Venice Beach, Phoenix House offers comprehensive residential treatment to adult men who are trying to break the cycle of drug and alcohol abuse. Group therapy, individual counseling, and a variety of services are offered to those who are striving to overcome addiction, reunite with family, and achieve economic independence. A wide range of group sessions are offered that address recovery dynamics, relapse prevention, life skills, trauma, and anger management. In addition to residential care, outpatient services are available for men over 18 years of age. Referrals to NA/AA meetings, job training and placement, and other community services are also offered.
All major credit cards are accepted. Payment options include the following health insurance plans: Anthem Blue Cross, APS Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente, Managed Health Network (MHN), as well as Cigna and Health Net.
Find Us503 Ocean Front Walk
Venice, CA 90291
1 888 671 9392
Errol Small, Jr.
1 888 671 9392
Our treatment philosophy is based on the understanding that addiction is a chronic disease. Individuals suffering from substance use disorders deserve evidence-based treatment in settings that offer privacy and dignity.
Insurance and Payment Options
Our experienced staff is skilled at working with all types of insurance providers to help you access the treatment you need. Phoenix House is an in-network provider for most major insurance carriers, managed care programs, and Medicaid.
Do your programs accept insurance?
Yes, Phoenix House California accepts most insurance plans, including: Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross, LifeSynch-Humana, APS Healthcare, MHN, Cigna, HealthNet, and Value Options. We also accept United Behavioral Health and partners.
What is your policy towards involving family members?
Family involvement is an integral component in the treatment process. Individual family sessions, multifamily group therapy sessions, and parent and significant other education groups are offered as part of each client’s individualized treatment plan. Phoenix House invites families to special informational and educational sessions, provides them with appropriate printed resources in English or Spanish, (including… more
Will I be able to continue working and/or go to school while in treatment?
Individualized treatment plans are designed by each client and his or her therapist, taking into account goals and provisions for continued employment and/or education.
Our Core Services
Assessment and Evaluation Services
In various locations, Phoenix House provides independent assessments and evaluations of substance use disorders as requested by individuals, families, schools and the Criminal Justice System.
Mental Health Services
Substance abuse and addiction often go hand-in-hand with mental health issues, and Phoenix House offers treatment programs designed specifically to meet this need.
Adult Outpatient Services
Our adult outpatient services are a comprehensive array of substance abuse and mental health programs--all using evidence-based practices--delivered in safe, supportive, CARF-accredited settings.
Adult Residential Services
Phoenix House’s residential treatment services are wide-ranging and comprehensive, allowing us to tailor each client’s treatment solutions to meet individual needs.
Job preparation workshops, resume and interview assistance, and vocational rehabilitation services are offered through partnerships with the Department of Rehabilitation and Chrysalis.
Mental health professionals lead trauma-focused, evidence-based treatment groups for men suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Clients may participate in outdoor runs and hikes on the beach, yoga, strength training at Muscle Beach, cardiovascular exercises, swimming and much more.
Creative Writing Program
We offer poetry and short story writing classes, workshops, and presentations by writers and other guests.
Phoenix Rising Music
With the help of Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Kara DioGuardi, teen clients in our Phoenix Rising Music Program tell their stories and heal through song. In their own words, our state-of-the-art recording studio and expressive arts program exemplifies “love, vision, joy, and determination.”