Alternative Options Counseling Center

Treatment Center

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(562) 375-4836 Website

Alternative Options Counseling Center

Treatment Center


Location

Alternative Options Counseling Center
11423 187th St
#200
Artesia, CA 90701
Call Jackie Johnston
(562) 375-4836
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

Alternative Options Counseling Center
101 South Kraemer Blvd
#110
Placentia, CA 92870
(562) 375-4836
Announcement icon Our doors are still open at all 3 of our locations. We are offering Telehealth & onsite services in accordance with CDC guidelines.

About

Adult Programs and Services

Are you struggling with sadness or worry that is interfering with your day to day life? Have you tried to stop using substances on your own but are having trouble quitting? Are food and body image issues overwhelming you and affecting your well being? For almost three decades, Alternative Options Counseling Center has provided effective and compassionate treatment for adult mental health, substance abuse, and eating disorders. We are nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and the State of California. If you are struggling with the cycle of addiction, habitual disordered eating, or psychiatric disorders, we can help you overcome your obstacles towards growth and wellness. We offer several programs to meet your needs including: Intensive Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization, and Outpatient services. We are In Network with most insurances. Call now for a free consultation.

Adolescent Programs and Services

Our adolescent programs included specialized treatment for mental health, substance abuse and eating disorders. Our caring multi-disciplinary team will help your child develop insight into their emotional processes and learn effective coping and communication skills in order to help them succeed socially and academically. Adolescent programming includes a family treatment/education component. We offer parenting, multi-family groups, and individual family therapy to better offer support not only for your child, but for the family as a whole. Our programs include: Intensive Outpatient (IOP), Partial Hospitalization (PHP), and Outpatient services. We are In Network with most insurances. Call for a free consultation.

Call now

We are here to support you and get you on the path to recovery and wellness. Our nearly three decades of service to the community has enabled us to develop a strong, dynamic, holistic program which allows us to better treat clients with a variety of experiences and needs. Several treatment options and locations are available. We are also now offering IOP programming for both adults and adolescents entirely through telehealth. We can accommodate your treatment needs through telehealth to better enable you to remain at home and receive the support and treatment you need. Please visit www.altoptions.com for more information regarding our program. Call us at 877-538-4133 to discuss your needs and how we can help. Wishing you wellness!

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CHIPA | College Health IPA
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Coventry
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health
  • HMC Healthworks
  • Health Net
  • Holman Group
  • Humana
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum
  • PHCS Network
  • TRICARE
  • TriWest
  • UBH
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Business: 25 Years

Alternative Options Counseling Center's Groups

Mental Health: Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, etc.

Our mental health groups are safe places to discuss your experiences with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and other common mental health issues. Our therapists will help you understand your experiences and learn effective coping skills. We offer CBT, DBT, Trauma Informed Groups, Music Therapy, Schema Therapy, ACT, and more.

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Substance Abuse

These groups treat the abuse of, and addiction to, many different drugs, including: benzodiazepines, opiates, prescription medications, alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, amphetamines, hallucinogens, inhalants, and others. We utilize a cognitive-behavioral approach to recovery, along with an introduction to a 12-step model and other empirically-based treatments. Our team of experienced professionals will assist individuals and families in gaining insight into mental, emotional, social, and spiritual aspects of both mental health and addictive behaviors.

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Adolescent Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Alternative Options adolescent mental health and substance abuse groups offer a safe and supportive environment designed to meet the specific and unique needs of adolescents struggling with issues related to mental health and substance abuse. Our groups incorporate education, art, music, and drama. Family involvement is also an integral aspect of our adolescent groups.

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Location

Alternative Options Counseling Center
11423 187th St
#200
Artesia, CA 90701
Call Jackie Johnston
(562) 375-4836
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

Alternative Options Counseling Center
101 South Kraemer Blvd
#110
Placentia, CA 92870
(562) 375-4836
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Medical Detox
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Programs and Services

Treatment Programs
  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorder
  • Substance Use
Out / Inpatient
  • Intensive Outpatient Program

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Music Therapy
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

Our Website
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2022
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Alternative Options Counseling Center

Treatment Center