Provider: MELA COUNSELING SERVICES CENTER
The agency provides substance use disorder services for adolescents age 12 to 17, adults and pregnant women in Los Angeles County. Services include alcohol use disorder counseling, anger management, comprehensive outpatient alcohol use disorder treatment, comprehensive outpatient drug use disorder treatment, drug use disorder counseling, perinatal alcohol use disorder treatment, perinatal drug use disorder treatment and parenting skills classes. There are no geographic restrictions.
The perinatal and outpatient alcohol use disorder and drug use disorder program provides individual and group counseling, domestic violence counseling, anger management and parenting.
On-site child care is provided for parents while in substance use disorder counseling.
Individuals are encouraged to attend NA on Friday nights and Saturday mornings.
Anger management counseling services are provided for adolescents and adults and can be court ordered. The program is court approved.
Drug/alcohol testing is provided for employers and private individuals.
The agency also provides parenting skills classes in English and Spanish. Classes are 12 weeks and 52 weeks and is court approved. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in for an appointment. ID and proof of income is required. The parenting skills classes can be referred by DCFS, courts, probation and be self-referred. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE Fees for clients is on a sliding scale; Medi-Cal, GR and CalWORKs are accepted. Proof of income is required for sliding scale fees.
5723 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles , CA 90022 (Physical)Get directions
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