Center for Professionals Behavioral Health blends Clinical Excellence, Compassionate Care, Privacy and truly personalized Substance Abuse Treatment for healthcare and other professionals with a luxurious & executive experience. We create an environment that takes the pain out of the rigorous process of addiction treatment. Your comfort, privacy, tranquility, and relaxation is paramount to us at every turn, allowing you to rejuvenate to meet the demands of treatment with your greatest energy and attention.
• Judges & Lawyers
• Private and Commercial Airline Pilots
• First Responders & Police Officers
What we stand for?
Compassion • Solid Core Values • Integrity • Accountability • Strong Convictions • Family Involvement • Support Community
We understand you!
Center for Professionals Behavioral Health's treatment program is designed specifically to provide the best possible dual diagnosis substance use disorder and mental health treatment for licensed health care and other professionals: Physicians, Dentists, Pharmacists, Nurses, and Judges, Lawyers, Private and Commercial Airline Pilots, Athletes, Executives, First Responders, Faculty and business professionals who would benefit from our program. Center for Professionals Behavioral Health's treatment program meets the need of Physician Health Programs (PHPs). PHP has set a standard of excellence for evaluation and treatment programs for physicians and other licensed professionals under their supervision.
The stress of working in a high-pressure career often causes devastating consequences of addiction. We know too well how irregular and long work hours, reoccurring workplace pressures, easy access to medications can affect one’s mental well-being seeking comfort in substances or alcohol for relief. We understand the shame and guilt where professionals are often gripped in addictive behavior.
We value You!
The team of clinicians at Center for Professionals Behavioral Health considers your health to be the single most important asset you possess. It is paramount to everyone of us to provide you with a confidential treatment environment and the best possible behavioral health excellence. From the minute you step foot at Center for Professionals Behavioral Health you are the most important person in our universe. As a Joint Commission Accredited organization our highly qualified medical and psychological practitioners run you through a battery of tests: PAIN ASSESSMENT, NUTRITION ASSESSMENT, MENTAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, and TRAUMA EVALUATION.
Complete Diagnosis & Assessment
Center for Professionals Behavioral Health performs an independent evaluation conducted with transparency. It is complete, objective, and confidential. The goals of the evaluation are to reach a conclusion of whether a disorder exists, based strictly on standard criteria. Accordingly we make appropriate recommendations planned specifically at assisting the professional achieve recovery with as little disruption as possible to their professional life.
Center for Professionals Behavioral Health adheres to the HIMS program (Human Intervention Motivation Study) which was established in the 1970’s to provide a system whereby affected professionals are treated and successfully returned to the cockpit under the FAA Special Issuance Regulations (14 CFR 67.401).
Such high standards we set at Center for Professionals Behavioral Health result in the highest success rates ever documented from addiction treatment (79% – 92% totally abstinent for years following treatment). Center for Professionals Behavioral Health has taken the best aspects of our model of care and designed an ideal program that provides evidence-based psychotherapies within a complete continuum of care while preparing our professional client for his or her best chance at long-term recovery.
Fitness for Duty
With your consent and approval we will gladly provide frequent and concise Fitness for Duty updates to your employer, and/or your credentialing body such as the Medical Board, and the Well-Being Committee. Assuring your fitness and readiness as soon as possible to resume your profession is as important to us.
Our Success Story
Our Medical Director Dr. Daniel Headrick just celebrated 32 years of sobriety. He has detoxed over 17,000 patients over fifteen years, the highest number of detoxes of any one practicing physician in California. "In the past many months, I am proud to have helped and treated more than 35 physicians, many nurses,15 pilots, many judges, and countless number of lawyers" Daniel Headrick, MD
Dr. Headrick received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles Medical School. (UCLA). He is distinguished by his post graduate certification from the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) in 1988. Dr. Headrick is an associate professor at the University of California, Irvine Medical School. He served as the Medical Director of St. Jose Mission Hospital, Laguna Beach, and Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach, California for over 15 years.
Center for Professionals Behavioral Health practitioners have been in your shoes - We deploy the most effective diagnosis models unique to Professionals. We set up a Master Treatment Strategy that works. After successfully completing our 45 to 90 day step-by-step treatment plan we stay with you. We integrate every aspect of your life into your lasting recovery. We believe this model enables us to provide a best practice recovery approach. Knowing the professional client's needs is imperative. We recognize that a one size fits all type of treatment model doesn’t successfully meet the needs of every professional client seeking to end their struggle with addiction. Developing cognitive understanding, emotional stability and constructive behavioral habits are essential to initiating and maintaining recovery.
Preparing the professional who's struggling with addictive behavioral to integrate well and back into their important profession is one of the most important components of recovery. 12 step (Is AA For You? ) and non 12 step treatment program combined with individually tailored Smart Recovery models have been shown to be highly successful in developing the cognitive understanding, emotional stability and constructive behavioral habits that are essential to initiating and maintaining recovery.
Recognized by the State Of California
Center for Professionals Behavioral Health is licensed & certified by the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and identified among those facilities that exceed minimum levels of service quality and are in substantial compliance with State program standards, specifically the Alcohol and/or Other Drug Certification Standards. The State of California Certification is granted only to programs that exceed minimum levels of service quality and are in substantial compliance with State program standards.