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Health Literacy

Health Literacy

Health Literacy in Treating Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health  Healthcare professionals in the fields of substance use disorder and mental health are often responsible...

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Thank You For Your Support

Thank You For Your Support

Dear Friends, Thank you for your continued support of Phoenix House California. During this difficult and challenging time, I am humbled by the selfless acts of kindness and...

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Alumnus Spotlight: Ira Meltzer

Alumnus Spotlight: Ira Meltzer

Since 1979, Phoenix House Orange County has helped thousands of young people, women, and men fight to overcome substance abuse to live extraordinary lives in recovery. In recent...

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Staff Spotlight: Joe Ninomiya

Staff Spotlight: Joe Ninomiya

Congratulations to our very own Joe Ninomiya who was recently published in the college textbook titled Traumatic Brain Injury - Rehabilitation, Treatment and Case Management,...

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Staff Spotlight: Lori Amarin

Staff Spotlight: Lori Amarin

Meet Lori Amarin, LVT’s Food Services Supervisor. Lori does everything from ordering food to coordinating donations from the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank and Porto’s to...

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Health Literacy

Health Literacy

Health Literacy in Treating Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health  Healthcare professionals in the fields of substance use disorder and mental health are often responsible for communicating health messages to clients and patients. Whether you’re a therapist,...

Anxiety, Working, and Parenting in the Wake of COVID-19

Anxiety, Working, and Parenting in the Wake of COVID-19

Anxiety, Working, and Parenting in the Wake of COVID-19 The first time I saw a reference to the novel Coronavirus was during the haze of the first days of January. I was lying in bed reading headlines, savoring the last of “holiday” before it would be time to get...

Thank You For Your Support

Thank You For Your Support

Dear Friends, Thank you for your continued support of Phoenix House California. During this difficult and challenging time, I am humbled by the selfless acts of kindness and thoughtfulness shown by our staff, and you: our partners, funders, friends, and community. The...

Thank You For Your Support

Alumnus Spotlight: Ira Meltzer

Since 1979, Phoenix House Orange County has helped thousands of young people, women, and men fight to overcome substance abuse to live extraordinary lives in recovery. In recent months, we have been fortunate enough to reconnect with one of our first graduates of the...

Thank You For Your Support

Staff Spotlight: Joe Ninomiya

Congratulations to our very own Joe Ninomiya who was recently published in the college textbook titled Traumatic Brain Injury - Rehabilitation, Treatment and Case Management, Fourth Edition. Joe is a Clinical Supervisor and LMFT at our Kern Crossroads Correctional...

Thank You For Your Support

Staff Spotlight: Lori Amarin

Meet Lori Amarin, LVT’s Food Services Supervisor. Lori does everything from ordering food to coordinating donations from the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank and Porto’s to creating meals based on MyPlate.gov. Her goal is to make sure that the adolescents in our...

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