McAlister Institute

Teen Rehab Program, Treatment Center
$$$$ $ Cost

Facility Details


1400 North Johnson Avenue
El Cajon
San Diego County
92020, United States

A comprehensive drug and alcohol rehab for men, women and women with children. Fees are sliding scale based for those with limited means.

Program Overview

  • Clinical Detox Available
  • Age Group 13 - 17 years
  • Patient Population

    • Boys-Only
    • Children/ Teenagers
    • Do Not Treat Opioid Addiction

Payment Options

  • No Medicaid
  • No Medicare
  • Private Insurance
  • Public Assistance (Check with Provider)
  • Self-Pay (Sliding-Scale Offered)

Treatments Offered

  • 12 Steps
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Alcohol Detoxification
  • Brief Intervention
  • Case Management
  • Cocaine Detoxification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Contingency Management/Motivational Incentives
  • Couples and Family Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Group Therapy
  • Individual Counseling
  • Methamphetamines Detoxification
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Peer Support Services
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Self-Help Groups
  • Social Skills Development
  • Trauma-Related Counseling

Extra Services

  • Aftercare/ Continuing Care
  • Community Outreach
  • Comprehensive Substance Abuse Assessment
  • Discharge Planning
  • Domestic Violence Services
  • Drug or Alcohol Urine Screening
  • Early Intervention for HIV
  • Health Education
  • HIV or AIDS Support
  • HIV Testing
  • Housing Services
  • Interim Services (while waiting for admission)
  • Screening for Substance Abuse
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • STD Testing
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • TB Screening
  • Transportation Assistance

Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

Facility Description

About the Program

A very comprehensive breadth of residential programs offered in the San Diego area. Short term rehab, long term residential rehab and longer term transitional housing. Fees are based on a sliding scale by income. Very worth contacting. For men, women, and women with children.

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