Dennis C. Lewis, Ph.D.
Psychologist and Author


Families repeat their story hoping to find the softer, easier way. But when action is demanded, they often don’t know where to turn. The following resources have been researched and tested. Each of these trusted resources can help the alcoholic or drug abuser, and the family.

Treatment Programs

Berkeley Addiction Treatment
2975 Sacramento St
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 644-0200
Description: Substance abuse treatment, Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification Substance abuse treatment services

Eleventh Hour -
5639 East Park Circle Drive
Fresno, CA 93727
Residential and Outpatient Treatment. Strong Aftercare component.
(559) 454-1819

New Bridge Foundation -
1841 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 548-7270
Outpatient services

Westcare California Inc Residential & Outpatient Services
P.O. Box 12107
2727 North Grove Industrial Drive
Suite 155-B
Fresno CA 93727
(559) 455-5988

Additional Treatment Program Links

SAMHSA Treatment Locator -
The Locator includes more than 11,000 addiction treatment programs, including residential, outpatient, and hospital inpatient programs. Services for families and codependents are traditional components for programs.

Addiction search - Drug and Alcohol Addiction Research and Treatment Centers -
A source for addiction-related information and listings of drug rehabs and alcohol treatment programs. Nationwide addiction assistance hotline: 800-559-9503.

Spirit of Woman of California of Fresno CA -
Outpatient and Residential Treatment program for Women
Fresno CA 93710 (559) 244-4353 (559) 244-4389

Kaiser Permanente of Fresno CA -
Substance abuse services offered by Kaiser Permanente
4785 N. First Street, Fresno, CA

PATHS Program of Fresno CA -
Perinatal Addiction Treatment and Health Services for Women
445 S. Cedar Avenue, Fresno, CA

Research and Periodicals

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