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Benefits of Music in Recovery

Posted on April 21, 2017 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

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Music is considered the international language of love, but it is also the means by which we communicate and process feelings and emotions much of the time. As prevalent as music is in our culture and cultures across the globe,

How an ACA Repeal Could Affect Addiction Treatment

Posted on March 23, 2017 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

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While Congress continues to hash out the details of a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, also referred to as Obamacare, mental health and addiction treatment advocates wonder how the repeal will affect those seeking care for mental health or

I Got My Son Back

Posted on January 11, 2017 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center


By Barbara Hampton, mother of PRC alum and public school teacher The new year is filled with so much hope and love. Yes, in 2017, I do have that feeling of real hope for a great year ahead. Much different

What You Need to Know about Prop 64

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Pasadena Recovery CenterPasadena Recovery Center

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With the general election now just weeks away, marijuana legalization continues to be a hot button issue for voters in California. Prop 64 would allow adults in the state to purchase and use marijuana for recreational purposes. Before you head

The Experience

Admissions Process

Many people find the very idea of entering a rehab facility daunting. We at the Pasadena Recovery Center want to ease your fears and assure you that we will be here with you every step of the way. Many people believe that the hardest step is the very first one – contacting us – and then it gets progressively easier.

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Typical Day

A typical day at PRC consists of specialized groups such as Anger Management, Grief and Loss, Relationships, Relapse Prevention, Gratitude Group, Groups hosted by Mackenzie Phillips, Gary Richman, and more. Also you’ll get one-on-one counseling sessions with our specialized treatment team, as well as family sessions.

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Expert Speakers Series

At the Pasadena Recovery Center we regularly bring in community leaders and addiction experts to educate our residents, alumni and staff. For example, the Nation’s top drug official, Gil Kerlikowske (photo right), spoke about the California marijuana legalization ballot measure (Prop. 19) prior to the 2010 election.

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