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Transformations Treatment Center

14000 South Military Trail Suite 204A, Delray Beach, Florida, 33484
Transformations Treatment Center offers men and women a safe and comfortable home-like environment for alcohol and drug addiction treatment. All programs at Transformations Treatment Center are client-focused and dedicated to helping individuals build a solid foundation for lifelong sobriety. The comprehensive, compassionate and unique treatment helps build a foundation for a healthy recovery and sober future. All programs have a low ratio of clients to staff from licensed mental health counselors to master-level therapists.

Facility Highlights

  • Individualized addiction rehabilitation
  • Family Outreach Program
  • Traditional 12-Step and Christian “Faith Based” Treatment programs


  • 12-Step

    The term “12 Step Program” describes a way to recover from addiction that is based on the model developed by Alcoholics Anonymous. Many drug and alcohol treatment centers base their treatment on 12 steps – the first three of which are situational, the next four addressing the practical issues created by the addiction, followed by two steps focused on making amends for hurting others. Steps 10 and 11 involve a deeper examination of the previous steps and the final step is focused on helping others avoid and recover from addiction.
  • Holistic Therapy

    Facilities that offer “holistic therapy” see and treat patients in the context of their entire lives and health status. They treat the “whole person,” not just the addiction.

Facility Settings

  • Resort

Meet the Staff

  • Matthew Hirsch
    Matthew HirschPresident
    Matt has his bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies, with a Minor in Psychology, from Taylor University in Upland, Indiana. In his role as President, he works closely with the company owner overseeing operations, billing and collections and important decision-making processes. Since 2010, Matt has held many roles at Transformations Treatment Center. Previously he worked as our Director of Admissions and Executive Vice President of Administration, where he directed the Admissions and Outreach personnel. Embracing our core values of integrity, innovation and growth, Matt is responsible for providing strategic leadership and works diligently to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies for Transformations.
  • Dr. Jawad Daud
    Dr. Jawad DaudMedical Director
    Dr. Daud is a board-certified Psychiatrist with specialty training in Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry. In addition to treating substance use disorders, his interests include the treatment of individuals suffering from mood disorders including depression and bipolar disorder, as well as anxiety disorders such as generalized anxiety, panic, social anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Many times patients suffer from both substance use disorders and psychiatric illness and he truly believes the optimum treatment of both is essential. He encourages a multifaceted approach including medication management and therapy but also emphasizes the importance of an overall well-being which includes additional measures such as nutrition and exercise. He has abundant experience in the medical detoxification of patients suffering from alcohol, benzodiazepine, and opioid addictions. Additionally, he enjoys working with patients in the setting of rehabilitation.

Financial Details

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Located five miles from the coast in Delray Beach, in the recovery hotspot of South Florida, Transformations Treatment Center offers outpatient treatment with sober-living facilities, to provide a residential program in the Florida Model. Medical detox is not available on-site, but Transformations partners with a facility in nearby Boynton Beach to provide detox services.

The center accepts and treats dually diagnosed clients, and offers dedicated treatment tracks for young adults and veterans (who'll find specialized services at 29.2 percent and 25.9 percent of Florida-based facilities, respectively), as well as first responders and Christians. Transformations is among the 52.7 percent of rehabs in Florida that operate as private for-profit companies.


Transformations offers a partial hospitalization program (PHP), offered at 24.6 percent of Florida-based facilities, and an intensive outpatient program (IOP), offered at 43 percent of Florida-based facilities, as well as standard outpatient care and aftercare. The length of treatment varies according to the client's needs, but is typically between one and six months.

Treatment is based on the 12-Steps, supplemented by group and individual counseling. When appropriate, clients struggling with opioid addiction may received medication-assisted treatment (MAT) using Suboxone. And for those clients who have experienced trauma, Transformations offers eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR).

Clinical services are supplemented by holistic provisions such as a vitamin and supplementation program, to ensure wellness, as well as music therapy with an on-site studio and adventure therapy that takes clients out into the natural environment of Florida, exploring the waterways and other natural attractions.


The treatment team at Transformations Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center includes social workers, licensed mental health counselors, certified addiction professionals and masters-level therapists. The 11 individuals polled by Rehabs.com to date on the staff gave positive feedback.

Staff Experience and Training: 4.3/5


While they complete outpatient care at Transformations, clients live in one of two housing options: Via Delray, a block of 36 condos, each with two bedrooms, or the Villa, a three-level home with six bedrooms for two people each. Both centers offer sundecks, ping-pong tables, communal indoor and outdoor space, and full kitchens. The 11 individuals polled by Rehabs.com to date on the amenities indicated that they were clean, with good activity options:

Cleanliness: 4.7/5
Exercise and Leisure: 4.2/5


Alumni polled by Rehabs.com gave mostly positive feedback, with some notes of strong complaint. The seven alumni polled on the facility's offerings in a variety of metrics indicated that they would recommend the center and were impressed by its family programming and holistic options.

Would Recommend: 4.7/5
Family Participation: 4.3/5
Holistic Offerings: 4.1/5

The reviewers repeatedly praised the center's caring staff as well as its aftercare. "Transformations literally transformed my life. In am so blessed to have found this place. The staff at the clinical building are outstanding and genuinely care," Jessica wrote in one representative comment. "Inpatient care was great but the aftercare was even better! They are there for you every step of the way as soon as you step through their doors," Amy added in another. Numerous reviewers also reported that they had successfully got sober at Transformations after failed attempts elsewhere, and some even credited the facility with saving their lives.

However, more than one reviewer complained of both dishonesty and unhelpful staff: "Severly misinformed me just to get me there...With the exception of a few techs, 1 physicians assistant and one M.D., staff had zero compassion and most were very unprofessional," S.P.M. wrote in a typical negative review.

Secondary sites offer a similar pattern of mostly positive feedback, punctuated by some notes of strong complaint. The facility has average ratings of 4.2 out of five stars based on 64 reviews on Google, 4.6 stars based on 154 opinions on Facebook (where the center can managed its own page), as well as many five-star ratings on Yelp and CiteHealth, most of them "not recommended" by Yelp's authenticity algorithm.[1] [2] [3] [4]

As with reviews submitted to Rehabs.com, many alumni offered glowing praise and thanked Transformations for saving their lives; however, others claimed the facility was more interested in making money than helping people, and complained of questionable intake and contract practices.


Loved ones polled by Rehabs.com also gave mostly positive feedback with some notes of complaint. The four individuals polled on the facility's performance in a variety of areas indicated that they were impressed by the center's family participation, but less so with its counseling options:

Family Participation: 4.3/5
Would Recommend: 4/5
Counseling Options: 3.5/5

Parents repeatedly expressed their relief at having found a center that seemed to be helping their child. "My daughter received really great care during the 4 months she was in therapy at Transformations... The therapists were insightful and responsive, and the staff really cared about her," Gina wrote in a representative comment. However, the reviews also contain complaints about ineffective treatment and poor communication.


The four former staff members polled by Rehabs.com to date gave polarized reviews, with two staff members giving the facility excellent ratings and two giving the facility poor ratings. Two of the four reviewers reported they would recommend the facility, while three staff members felt leadership of the facility was willing to put clients' interests first.

When asked about the strengths of the facility, staff members described caring staff and good discharge and aftercare planning. One staff member wrote, “Facility cleanliness is impeccable. Client to Therapist ratio is small. Clients have many opportunities to customize their treatment plan to fit what they want.”

When asked about the weaknesses of Transformations, staff reported that the decision-making was inconsistent at the clinical level, management was interested primarily in money, and that the facility was new and less experienced than some other facilities.


Transformations doesn't publish the cost of its programs, but does accept insurance on an out-of-network basis. The 10 individuals polled by Rehabs.com to date on the center's affordability gave mixed feedback:

Affordability: 3.5/5

[1] GoogleReviews
[2] https://www.facebook.com/pg/TransformationsTC/reviews/?ref=page_internal
[3] https://www.yelp.com/biz/transformations-treatment-center-delray-beach?osq=Transformations+Treatment+Center
[4] https://citehealth.com/rehab-centers/florida/cities/delray-beach/transformations-treatment-center-inc#reviews

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