McAlister Institute Reviews, Complaints, Cost & Price - El Cajon, CA

McAlister Institute El Cajon, CA

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it changed my life, i gave birth to my beautiful daughter at kiva and because of them she was born sober...

About McAlister Institute

As one of the largest and most experienced resources for individuals and families struggling with addiction, McAlister Institute provides high-quality, low-cost substance abuse treatment, drug intervention, and recovery support services to nearly 7,000 men, women, teens, and children throughout San Diego and Napa County. The result has been hundreds of thousands of individuals who have regained their lives, their families, and their futures. McAlister Institute offers 25 programs that

a complete continuum of care for the prevention and treatment of alcoholism and drug addiction. From pregnant women and troubled teens to ex-offenders, homeless men, monolingual Spanish speakers, and co-occurring individuals, each program is built on more than 35 years of experience in alcohol and other drug services and has been tailored to meet the needs of individuals, families, and communities that have been affected by substance abuse.

Listing Type

  • service not providedDetox Facility
  • service providedInpatient Rehab Facility
  • service providedOutpatient Facility
  • service not providedTherapist/ Counselor/ Psychologist/ Psychiatrist
  • service not providedIntervention
  • service not providedSober Living
  • service not providedMethadone Maintenance Clinic
  • service not providedPain Management Program

Length of Stay

  • service not provided28/ 30 days
  • service not provided45 days
  • service not provided60 days
  • service not provided90 days
  • service providedOther

Treatment Model

  • service provided12 Step
  • service not providedSMART Recovery
  • service not providedFaith based
  • service not providedHolistic
  • service not providedDual Diagnosis

Phone: 619-442-0277
Location: 1400 N Johnson Ave, El Cajon , CA 92020

Setting (Inpatient)

  • Residential

Gender Inpatient

  • Seperate Male and Female

Therapy Sessions (Outpatient)

  • Both

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Amanda B.

October 5th, 2016

it changed my life, i gave birth to my beautiful daughter at kiva and because of them she was born sober...

Megan R.

December 1st, 2015

I was better than the 2011 through March 2012 I learned a lot about drugs and what they really do to your body and to you the counselors there are amazing women that have been there themselves I made a lot of wonderful friends that are my sisters to this day I would recommend going there to anyone who is wanting to get sober I went cuz I lost my kids but is the best thing I ever did

Alejandria O.

November 5th, 2015

This place helped me to have a better long as want to change your life for the better this is the place to be. They welcome women with children and help you with parenting and help you find resources that are best for you needs. Give it a chance

Lisa W.

October 29th, 2014

A picture of my daughter and I still hangs in ms Marcia's office. Best experience of my life.

Constance C.

December 2nd, 2013

I am very grateful for Kiva me and my son are sooo thankful for all the many blessing being here at Kiva has brought me. Kiva has saved our lives and many others. THANKYOU GENE AND ALL OF YOUR STAFF WE LOVE YOU!!!!!

Clara A.

November 9th, 2013

KIVA helped me get my daughters back, thankS! my clean date is 5/09/13 thanks for the tools staff taught ive been clean since then, and just for today i wont use!!!! Thank god for Mcalister

Shauna G.M.

November 8th, 2013

although i had to stay at kiva for 6 months, they helped me get my son back quickly. he spent 4 months there with me.

Tiffany M

October 30th, 2013

I made some good friends while at Kiva. I was there for five months and learned a lot while there.


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