A Message From Our Clinical Director…
Beachside Rehab is a private, drug and alcohol abuse treatment facility located on Hutchinson Island, Florida. We take a holistic approach to treatment, while also supporting the proven 12-step program and SMART Recovery.
The center’s philosophy is built upon the belief that chemical dependency is a chronic, progressive, and fatal illness if untreated. The problem is pervasive and affects not only the identified dependent individual, but those who are in any type of intimate relationship with the individual (i.e. family members, spouse, employees, etc.). Chemical dependency places enormous strain on the family systems and places all members in jeopardy. It is Beachside Rehab’s philosophy that the problem is diagnosable and treatable. It is further believed that not only the identified chemically dependent individual is in need of treatment, but whenever possible, the entire family system is also in need of treatment.
We believe that “addicts” and those who love them have been wrongfully associated with a negative stigma. While the effects of addiction are undoubtedly negative, it is not the actual person or a personality flaw that should be stigmatized as being negative, but rather a coping skill that resulted in a negative outcome.
Usually people do not strive to become addicted, but rather get engulfed by the pull of the temporary relief substances provide. Addiction can happen fast and it does not discriminate, or only affect a certain type of person. It affects mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, from teenagers and veterans to CEO’s and doctors. It is rampant throughout today’s society.
We utilize mind, body, and spiritual elements to provide an enhanced recovery program for each individual. We understand that every person is faced with unique circumstances and that one program does not fit all. For this reason, we work hard to provide the specialized treatment that every patient deserves.
Beachside Rehab Programs
We offer 3 Levels of Care: PHP, IOP, & OP. PHP provides at least 5 clinical hours per day, 7 days a week. IOP & OP provides 3 clinical hours per day, 5 days per week. Each LOC provides one individual session with their Licensed Primary Therapist per week. Group Therapy sessions are provided by the same Licensed Primary Therapists, so clients are able to have daily contact with their Primary Therapist. Although we recognize the importance of individual therapy, it has been proven that group therapy is the best therapeutic approach to recovery.
We have a variety of clinical staff with different substance abuse & mental health focused degrees & licensure. These include: Licensed Psychologist (PhD), Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHC), Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Master-Level Certified Addiction Professionals (MCAP), Certified Psychodramatist, International Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ICADC), and Certified EMDR Therapists.
Individual & Group Therapy
We combine both individual & group into a client’s daily schedule in order to give clients the best possible outcome.
Group Therapy is based on a 4-5 week program. Each week has a different overall recovery goal and the groups that are provided that week correspond with that goal. Weeks include “Recovery & Relapse Prevention”, “Identity & Purpose”, “Cognitions & Communication”, and “Depression, Depressants, and Dependents”.
Some of our groups are: SAMHSA’s Anger Management Program, Addiction & Relationships, Artistic Expression, Anxiety & Impulse Control, Caseload, Cinematherapy, Co-Occurring Mental Health, Communication Styles, Conflict Resolution, Disease Vs. Choice, Drugs & The Human Body, Experiential (Relapse Mindfield, The Web), Family Dynamics, Gender, Greif & Loss, HIV/STD Education, Matrix Model of Recovery, Medication Education, Morning Mindfulness MCBT (Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), Music & Addiction, Narrative Therapy, Nutrition Education, Psychotherapy, Recovery & Reflection, Recovery Celebration, R.O.P.E.S., Self-Esteem & Identity, Stages of Change, SMART Recovery, Detox & Substance Abuse Education.
Treatment Based on Holistic Modalities
Additional Medical Care
Although we are a primary substance abuse treatment center and are not required to have medical care, we feel that adding this element enhances a clients ability to get sober, have less anxiety, and experience total body (holistic) health. Every client receives the following: Psychiatric Evaluation, History & Physical (H&P), Initial Medical apt. with weekly follow ups when needed, Nutritional Assessment, Pain Assessment, TB Screen, Educational Learning Assessment, UA Drug Screens, and daily medication observation. We have a fully staffed medical department including;
- Dr. Hebig- Psychiatrist
- Dr. Rouzier- Consulting Family Practice doctor who set up St. Lucie inpatient & PHP facility
- Dr. Gardner, Chiropractor
- Dr. Panton -Anesthesiologist, Pain Management
- 4 ARNP’s
- Felicia- Medical Assistant/Medical Manager
- Jessica- CNA
“Beachside Rehab was a life changing experience for me. I was so lost in life and my whole family had given up on me. Treatment was my last hope. I am so thankful I found Beachside. The therapy offices felt so comfortable and helped me calm down because I was so nervous."
“I loved Beachside! The staff, the facilities, and the program was amazing. So thankful I found this place! I highly recommend this treatment center!”
“I was treated on an individual basis. My treatment focused on my needs to get well. A beautiful setting and very caring staff members. I strongly believe that I have a support system I can depend on now and in my future! Thank you for giving me my life back!”
300 S. 6th St Fort Pierce, FL, 34950
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