Why Morningside Recovery?

Pet Friendly
Bring your pet with you to treatment for a sense of home.

Keep your Mobile
Stay connected to family and friends through all your mobile devices.

High Speed Wi-Fi
Enjoy full use of the internet using your Desktop, Laptop, Smartphone or Tablet.

Open Treatment Model
Receive care for the real world. Get exposure to everyday life.

LGBTQ Programs
Mixed rehab environment offering specific programming and education for LGBTQ.

Adventure Program
Experience the healing power of nature.

Treatment in Coastal Orange County

Fashion Island - Treatment in Coastal Orange County

Fashion Island - Treatment in Coastal Orange County

Newport Beach - Treatment in Coastal Orange County

Newport Beach - Treatment in Coastal Orange County

South Coast Plaza - Treatment in Coastal Orange County

South Coast Plaza - Treatment in Coastal Orange County


Recent Blog Posts

  • Famous Figures That Suffered From Agoraphobia

    Even some of the most accomplished and famous figures in history have suffered from social anxiety and agoraphobia. What is Agoraphobia? Agoraphobia is an anxiety disorder associated with fear or panic in crowds, lines of people, or anywhere outside one’s “safe area,” typically their home. Agoraphobia can take mild to extreme forms, from preventing social […]

  • 7 Powerful Addiction Memoirs to Add to Your Reading List

    Reading a great memoir about addiction and recovery can give you hope and remind you that you’re not alone. One of the hardest parts of life is feeling lonely. This feeling of isolation can lead to depression, or make hard times even harder. On the other hand, feeling connected to someone or feeling like someone […]

  • Refreshing Fruit Infused Water Recipes

    Adding fruity flavor to water makes staying hydrated tastier and more enjoyable. Try some Refreshing Fruit Infused Water Recipes that will make you feel energized, replenished, and rejuvenated. 1. Apple-Cinnamon Water ½ gallon water 2 wedge cut apples (of your choice) 6 Cinnamon sticks (powdered works too: about one tablespoon) Ice 2. Cucumber-Tangerine-Grapefruit Water ½ […]

  • Your Brain on Pot: Recent Study Shows the Effects of Marijuana on the Brain

    With changing attitudes and laws regarding marijuana in the United States that favor legalization and decriminalization, there is new science emerging to better understand the health effects of marijuana on the brain and body. Recent Study on the Effects of Marijuana on the Brain A study at Harvard and Northwestern University examined the brains of […]

  • How to Party like a Recovery Rockstar

    Just because you don’t drink or do drugs anymore doesn’t mean that you can’t party like a Rockstar! With great friends, fun activities, and delicious snacks, you can have the time of your life and throw a party that everyone will remember! To help you plan, we have great tips on what to do. Throwing […]

  • What Is Non-Traditional Treatment?

    Have you ever considered an “open model,” non-traditional treatment? Also known as the Florida model, this new non-lockdown protocol can be used in combination with custom therapies to achieve a much higher success rate than most traditional or 12-step treatment centers. Some other options that you may not have heard of (yet) include: BioSound Healing […]

  • Safe Storage and Disposal of Prescription Drugs

    It is crucial that people understand safe storage and disposal of prescription drugs to keep loved ones safe and to keep drugs away from potential abusers. In almost any home, there are medicines that have been prescribed by a doctor for the treatment of illness or some other condition. It is easy to pay little […]

  • Mental Health and Addiction Charities That Rock!

    Support these seven mental health and addiction charities that rock! The money, goods, and other assets you donate to charities make a difference in the world as you assist organizations in achieving their missions for improved mental health and long-lasting sobriety. 1. Safe Call Now When you think of people who are at risk for […]

  • Love and Recovery

    Starting to date is a personal choice. Handling love and recovery is more difficult for some people, and only you can know when to start a romantic relationship. Butterflies, sweaty palms, flirtatious remarks, and constantly checking your phone is all a part of the dating world. Dating is fun; it boosts self-esteem, produces positive endorphins, […]

  • Be Mindful in Recovery

    Be Mindful in Recovery. We experience emotions throughout the day and mindfulness requires embracing these emotions without judgment. A few days ago my work day went as normal. I spoke to clients, laughed with coworkers, and sipped my water as I snacked on a bag of chips. When the day came to an end, I […]

  • 9 Reasons to Believe in an Addict’s Recovery

    Even when it seems hopeless, there are many reasons to believe in an addict’s recovery. Half of all adults know a family member, neighbor, friend, or coworker trying to recover from addiction. Perhaps an estranged spouse, beloved child, or absent parent is the addict in your life. Maybe it’s the individual in the mirror. No […]

  • 21 Things You Need to Know About Domestic Violence

    Domestic violence is a horrific crime that effects people throughout the world. Thousands die every year in silence as they hide behind broken bones, bruises, and closed doors. Your race, occupation, or location don’t matter; domestic violence is found in the dirtiest of homes and richest of mansions. The only way to end abuse is […]

  • The First Freedoms of Recovery

    Addictions can take ruin an entire life, but when you begin the recovery process you can see immediately see the first freedoms of recovery. A couple of years ago I came across an interesting article written by a mother. She had decided to stop yelling at her children by starting what she called the “Orange […]

  • Warning Signs of Teen Mental Illness

    Pay attention to these important warning signs of teen mental illness. Mental illness is a topic that often creates confusion, in that it is steeped in misconceptions. People who are unfamiliar with these illnesses often have a narrow view of what they are, who gets them, and how it affects them. The fact is that […]

  • Adventure Therapy Treatment for Kids

    Therapy is changing for children and young adults with the introduction of a groundbreaking form of treatment known as adventure therapy treatment for kids A typical therapy session, whether for psychological or substance issues, will place the client indoors with the therapist. The setting may be occasionally changed to facilitate group discussion, but aside from […]

  • Identification & Treatment of Agoraphobia

    Proper identification and treatment of agoraphobia can give people the tools they need to get outside their comfort zone and enjoy life out in the world Agoraphobia is considered an anxiety disorder in which a person fears and oftentimes avoids situations and places that might cause them to feel helpless, panicked, trapped, or embarrassed. People […]

  • The Process of Intervention Counseling

    Interventions have a greater chance of being effective if everyone involved is on the same page and understands the process of intervention counseling. An intervention is a group of friends or family members who get together to express concern of a person who has undergone some trauma or needs help with an addiction. The person […]

  • Rumi’s Wisdom Sheds Light on Recovery

    Rumi’s wisdom sheds light on recovery by offering simple but eloquent inspirations for everyday life. Finding your way to a sustained recovery can feel like stumbling through the dark. Many recovering addicts feel lost at first, struggling with new territory and frayed emotions. That cloud will lift in time as you work with a therapist, […]

  • Symptoms of PTSD and Treatment Options

    It’s important to understand the symptoms of PTSD and treatment options for someone suffering from this often debilitating, anxiety-based mental health issue. Often triggered by traumatic experiences that induced great fear and emotional distress, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) can make it difficult for people to live their lives in a secure, confident manner. PTSD can […]

  • 12 Steps of Recovery

    The 12 steps of recovery program is designed to help people get sober one step at a time until they can lead fully functional lives. Alcohol and drug addiction is a very difficult thing to cope with. It affects the user as well as friends and family members in many significant ways. Fortunately, there are […]


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