Sovereign Health of San Clemente, California

Sovereign Health of San Clemente, California

Sovereign Health of San Clemente is located in Southern California in a scenic beach town with a total population of around 65,000 people. The San Clemente location is home to Sovereign Health’s corporate headquarters as well as treatment facilities that provide many different programs with different levels of care to men and women ages 18 and older. This location offers 27 residency housing facilities that can accommodate more than 200 individuals, making this the largest treatment location at Sovereign Health.

Residential houses are either male or female and are divided up into two programs: mental health and dual diagnosis. This allows individuals with substance use disorders to be separated from those who have been diagnosed with a mental health condition without a substance use disorder. All levels of care are offered at the San Clemente location. Acute detoxification, residential treatment center, partial hospitalization program and intensive outpatient program are all levels of care offered at the San Clemente location. The average duration of stay at this location is 30 to 90 days. Most health insurance is accepted, and this location is accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by California Department of Health Care Services.

Mental health

The mental health treatment centers at the San Clemente location treats a broad spectrum of mental health disorders including depression, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and many other disorders.

Nutritionally assisted detox

Supportive nutritional supplementation is recommended for the removal of toxins from the body. Treatment includes essential fatty acids, antioxidants, niacin, fiber, enzymes, electrolytes and probiotics. One key element in nutritionally assisted detox is nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD). NAD is turned into vitamin B3 when it enters the body and is used to stimulate cells into higher activity and speed up the brain restoration process. NAD therapy involves a drug-free intravenous drip of these nutritional substances applied over 10 to 14 days, providing the person in recovery with a rapid and effective form of detox.

Substance abuse

The San Clemente location treats all forms of substance abuse through many different modalities such as medication management, nutritionally assisted detoxification and psychotherapy approaches.

Dual diagnosis

Formally referred to as co-occurring disorders, this diagnosis is made when an individual has at least one mental health disorder and a co-occurring substance use disorder. Dual diagnosis treatment programs are aimed at treating each disorder separately but simultaneously. Often an individual will be diagnosed with depression and will have an underlying disorder such as alcoholism, which was the trigger for the depression. Treatment approaches are similar to those used for the mental health program and the substance abuse program.


Neurofeedback training (NFT) is a method of training the brain to self-regulate by providing audiovisual feedback based on brain wave activity. NFT allows the brain to see and hear its own activity in real time. The brain naturally learns to modulate input and output, resulting in the development of new neural pathways, or neuroplasticity. The mechanism on which NFT acts is called neuroplasticity, which refers to the ongoing structural and functional changes neurons undergo to develop, survive, learn and adapt to changes over time. In other words, the brain is constantly changing itself to maximize energy efficiency.

Cognitive deficits

Sovereign Health uses a program called Neurobic as part of its cognitive retraining. This application is offered to our mental health patients, our substance abuse patients and patients with co-occurring conditions. The goal in using cognitive remediation is to help patients retrain their brains to foster positive and constructive thinking patterns. Cognitive remediation therapy can counteract previously destructive thinking or behavioral patterns, substance abuse, or a mental health disorder.

Eating disorders

Treatment at Sovereign Health’s eating disorder treatment program will empower patients to turn self-hatred into self-love, self-harm into self-care, and self-destruction into self-acceptance. Our mission is to help individuals with eating disorders develop and maintain a healthy relationship with their minds and bodies. We will work to reverse disordered thoughts and behaviors regarding food and body image. Through individual and group therapy, we will arm eating disorder patients with alternative coping mechanisms. This program treats anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.

Pain management

Sovereign Health’s chronic pain management program is designed to assist individuals whose pain has led to an addiction to prescription and/or illegal drugs. Sovereign’s integrative approach to pain management focuses on the biological, social, environmental and personality variables that trigger pain. Sovereign’s mission is to reduce patients’ primary reliance on addictive medication and to enhance their nonpharmacological pain management.

For more information about our treatment programs and levels of care, please visit our website or call our 24/7 toll-free helpline 866-237-1486.

1211 Puerta Del Sol San Clemente, CA 92673



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Accreditation / Certification:
  • Addiction
  • Cognitive Deficits
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorder
  • Mental Health
  • Neurofeedback
  • Pain Management
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Accepted Payment Methods:
  • Wire
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • Adults

Treatment Programs:
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Rehab
  • Drug Rehab
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Substance Abuse
Treatment Orientation:
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Individuals
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Out / In Patient:
  • Detox
  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Long Term (>30 Days) Residential
  • Outpatient
  • Partial Hospitalization Program
  • Short Term (<30 Days) Residential
Accepted Insurance:
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual
  • United Health Care

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

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