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Twelve Oaks Recovery Center

2068 Health Care Drive, Navarre, Florida, 32566
Twelve Oaks Recovery understands that the disease of addiction has many complex physical, behavioral, psychological, social and spiritual components. A successful recovery from alcohol and drug addiction involves major change, and the residential rehab is dedicated to helping clients go though that transformation with support and compassionate care. In a safe, nurturing and non-judgmental environment, clients develop the tools to restore their lives and become healthier, happier, more productive and substance-free.

Facility Highlights

  • Water Sports
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Recreational Therapy


  • Intensive Outpatient

    Twelve Oaks’s outpatient rehabilitation treatment programs for substance abuse are designed to provide clients with the rehabilitation treatment, education and support needed to overcome an addiction to drugs or alcohol, while also allowing them to continue to participate fully in their lives. The Intensive Outpatient (IOP) program is 8 weeks and the meetings occur on Monday through Friday from 9am-2:30pm. The normal individualized IOP program is 3 days a week. In addition, the IOP gives process groups and a BB study.

Facility Settings

  • Oceanfront

Meet the Staff

  • Paul Reed
    Paul ReedExecutive Director
    Paul Reed is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over fifteen years experience in clinical and administrative positions. He began his clinical career at Miami Children’s Hospital, then progressed to Program Director and Executive Director status in several residential mental health facilities in Florida and Georgia. With senior management experience in for-profit and not-for-profit human service organizations, Mr. Reed brings with him a commitment to clinical and operational excellence at Twelve Oaks. He is proud to be a part of the unique integrated dual diagnosis treatment here, and enjoys engaging in a program that maintains a stellar reputation and achieves such success with this population.
  • Christopher Campbell
    Christopher CampbellMS, CMHP, CAP – Clinical Program Manager
    Chris is certified by the State of Florida as a Mental Health Professional. Chris completed his Master of Science degree in Psychology from Troy University with a primary area of focus in mental health. Chris originally came to Twelve Oaks as an intern in 2004 and has been the Program Director since mid 2009. Chris has worked in the field of counseling/mental health/substance abuse for many years and is no stranger to the field of counseling. Chris spent 30 years in the military and had the opportunity to experience various people, places, and things which enable him to easily understand the various backgrounds and culture of our clientele. Often our patients are dealing with personal conflicts and problems which Chris has experienced with others during his military career. Chris is very capable of helping patients work through their problems as they journey down the road of sobriety. Chris’ military experience also enriches us in our ability to deal with military personnel whether they are here for treatment or referring a patient to us.

Financial Details

  • Some Financing Available

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Twelve Oaks Recovery, located in Navarre, Fla., offers residential care, an intensive outpatient program (IOP) and partial hospitalization program (PHP) to adults struggling with substance abuse. The facility is also one of the 362 (50.6 percent) facilities with programming tracks for individuals with co-occurring mental health disorders. This location is also amongst the 73 (10.2 percent) non-hospital treatment centers in the state with detoxification services available on-site.

Situated on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and the Santa Rosa Sound, the high-end rehab center has been treating substance abuse for more than 30 years and offers a range of specialized program tracks, including programs for veterans, individuals struggling with chronic pain, as well as a Christian-focused program track.


According to Twelve Oaks Recovery’s website, once clients are admitted to the residential treatment center, they are assigned to a primary counselor who creates an individualized treatment plan. Residential treatment typically last 28 days, but the exact length of stay is contingent on the client’s needs and progress.

Treatment combines cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with participation in 12-step groups, process groups, educational lectures, holistic activities such as yoga, and relapse-prevention and continuing-care planning. Twelve Oaks Recovery encourages families to participate in the treatment process.

Specialized program tracks, such as the Christian-based track, incorporate areas of focus and approaches that best suit the needs and preferences of the client. For instance, the Christian track incorporates biblical teachings and spiritual counseling into programming, while the veterans track may address post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD).

Typically lasting 30 days, PHP involves six hours of daily programming and follows similar scheduling as residential care. Clients participate in individual, group, and family counseling, experiential therapies, and 12-step participation. Medication management is also available to those struggling with co-occurring disorders.

IOP usually lasts eight weeks with meetings held three days per week. The IOP includes individualized treatment planning, group therapy, and awareness classes. All clients who graduate from a program at Twelve Oaks has access to lifelong continuing care.


Staff includes a medical doctor, a registered nurse, numerous social workers, licensed therapists, and certified addiction professionals. In Florida, 98.4 percent of all substance abuse treatment facilities have continuing education requirements for staff. Of the dozens of individuals polled by Rehabs.com to date, seven survey respondents polled on the matter praised the aptitude of staff.

Staff Experience and Training: 4.3/5


The 102-bed facility is set on five acres of beachfront property. Official photographs indicate a clean, modern, light-filled facility. While in residential care, clients have access to a range of recreational activities, such as swimming and kayaking. The seven individuals polled on the matter gave favorable reviews for the facility's accommodations.

Facility Cleanliness and Upkeep: 4.1/5


At the time of this writing there have been close to 20 alumni polled by Rehabs.com; in general, the alumni provided positive reviews of the facility. Many of these former clients praised the high-quality of staff training and experience and beautiful scenery. Offering five-star ratings for the facility's ability to treat co-occurring disorders and four stars for holistic offerings, one anonymous alum wrote, “The counsellors are experienced and understanding. The other clients in treatment were fun and I felt at home there I loved it.”

Another anonymous alum indicated that the program only offered a 12-step-based programming and, as a non-religious person, the client did not connect well with the program. However, he did feel staff members were well-trained and caring.

Several alumni credited the facility with being life-saving, and while some felt that the center was too crowded and individualized care was lacking, others felt personally looked after and attended to. Offering five-star ratings for the effectiveness of lead counselors, alum H.J.M. wrote: “Excellent program, including an Alumni group online and at yearly get-togethers.”

Secondary sites also revealed satisfaction with this treatment facility: 72 Google reviewers produced an average rating of four out five stars,[1] and YellowPages.com features an even higher average rating of 4.5 stars based on 58 reviews.[2]


At the time of this writing, there have been six friends or family members polled by Rehabs.com. Also offering mostly positive reviews of the facility, loved ones appreciated the amount of family participation, the facility's counseling options, and generally agreed they would recommend it to others

Counseling Options: 4.5/5
Likelihood to Recommend: 4.3/5
Family Participation: 4/5

"I didn't attend this myself, but my dear friend who did, is in her 5th year of sobriety, so I have to believe it's strong in many ways," one loved one wrote. A mother of client expressed her gratitude for the staff's aptitude in noticing a medical complication due to her daughters addiction, which prompted staff to quickly admit her to an ER, saving her life.


At the time of this writing, there has been one staff member polled by Rehabs.com. She strongly agreed that family and loved ones were able to participate in treatment through facility programming (five stars) and also agreed that the treatment and services were both affordable and worth the cost (four stars).
"Wonderful campus and weather,” they wrote.


Twelve Oaks Recovery Center accepts insurance including TRICARE, along with private insurers including but not limited to Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, and Humana. Clients are encouraged to contact the facility directly for additional information regarding financing. The seven individuals surveyed regarding cost gave above-average ratings.

Affordability: 3.9/5

[1] GoogleReviews

[2] https://www.yellowpages.com/navarre-fl/mip/twelve-oaks-alcohol-drug-recovery-451065161

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