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Concise Recovery

4809 Lowell Ave, La Crescenta, California, 91214
Concise Recovery Center provides premier addiction detox and recovery treatment from our San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles locations. Our credentialed staff are equipped to handle even the most complex cases, with expertise in addictions from alcohol to benzodiazepines. We focus on a combination of holistic and therapeutic services that treat the whole patient and ease your transition from addiction to sobriety. By offering both detoxification and addiction treatment services, we ensure improved outcomes and minimal stress as you move through the recovery process.

Facility Highlights

  • Joint Commission Accredited
  • Safe and supervised detox services
  • A diverse and in depth clinical team


  • Individualized Treatment

    Some facilities have an addictiontreatment protocol that all patients or clients are expected to follow, while others customize or individualize treatment based on a person’s unique needs and circumstances. Factors that may affect treatment decisions include age, lifestyle, medical conditions, type of drug, religious beliefs, etc.
  • Process Abuse Treatment

    Not all addictions involve mood-altering chemicals. The term “process addiction” describes the unhealthy use of behaviors (including eating, gambling, sexual activity, shopping, internet use, etc.) that has spiraled out of control and into the realm of addiction.

Facility Settings

  • Average Location/Amenities

Meet the Staff

  • Riley Collins
    Riley CollinsClinical Director
  • Felicia Johnson
    Felicia JohnsonOperational Manager

Treatment Center Links

Rehabs 360 Guide


Concise Recovery offers trauma-focused inpatient and outpatient rehab programming for adults struggling with substance use and co-occurring mental health issues at two southern California locations: one in San Fernando Valley and La Crescenta.

Concise Recovery also offers medical detox prior to beginning treatment.


Concise Recovery’s residential program is one of 764 (58.5 percent) of such programs statewide. At the highest level of care available, it is ideal for individuals in need of an environment that is supervised 24 hours a day. Detox typically lasts five days to a week.

The PHP - one of just 242 (18.5 percent) in the state of California - serves as both a “stepping stone” from residential care towards to a more independent lifestyle as well as a five-day-a-week option for those with less severe issues. The IOP is the least restrictive level of care available here and one of only 517 (39.4 percent) in the state.

Across all levels of care, treatment is trauma-focused, using eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR) and individualized to meet each client’s most particular needs. Additional core components of treatment include individual and group therapy, 12-step work, and medication management. The center is one of 919 (70.1 percent) of facilities statewide that use peer support.


Concise Recovery staffs a team of on-site nurses, detox technicians, case managers, and a clinical director.

Concise Recovery is one of just 182 (13.9 percent) of facilities statewide that’s accredited by the Joint Commission.


Pictures published on the center’s website show a large home with multiple couch areas, a pool table, an outside pool, and a patio with barbeque. Residents also benefit from a holistic curriculum of yoga, gym, and meditation classes and other outdoor activities.

According to the center’s website, both medical detox and residential treatment offer “soft beds, tasty and nutritious meals, plush seating and lounging.”


The sole respondent of a Rehabs.com survey to date called Concise Recovery an “Excellent program,” awarding it 10 out of 10 stars in indicating how likely they’d recommend the program to others. Their only area of concern: “The house wasn’t the best looking house.”

Concise Recovery also came highly recommended on Google, where 17 individuals to date awarded the facility an excellent overall rating of 4.7 out of five stars.[1] Collectively reviewers applauded a competent medical staff and well-meaning counselors. “Incredible staff, incredible case managers and incredible counselors,” alum Andrew wrote in one such five-star report.

“Hands down one of the best medical staffs I've been lucky enough to to come into contact with,” added G.B. “They have 24 hour EMT supervision which is not really common if you're familiar with places such as this.”


According to information provided by the facility to Rehabs.com, A month of residential treatment comes to $35,000.

One of just 734 (56 percent) of facilities in the state that participates private health insurance, Concise Recovery accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and AmeriHealth.

[1] GoogleReviews

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