Located in sunny Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, New Beginnings Recovery Center takes a unique approach to long-term recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. In addition to traditional therapies, the facility offers a distinctive Integrated Medical Treatment Program that utilizes a combination of traditional medical detox and non-invasive, non-drug treatment options. The rehab also provides clients with a full continuum of care for lifelong sobriety, including outpatient services and on-going counseling.
ABOUT NEW BEGINNINGS RECOVERY CENTER
Set on a 2.5-acre campus a short walk from the beach, New Beginnings Recovery Center (NBRC) in Palm Beach, Fla. offers sober living facilities and outpatient treatment — including outpatient detox — for adult men and women struggling with substance abuse.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
According to the center’s website, outpatient detox is available for those withdrawing from substances including opiates, methadone, Suboxone, alcohol, cocaine/crack, and prescription medications. Detox programs involve prescriptions for medication along with office visits. NBRC also uses “The Restore Neurotransmitter Restoration Program,” a method that utilizes IV and oral supplements intended to replenish depleted hormones, vitamins, and amino acids.
The outpatient program is designed for those who have recently completed a residential program elsewhere, or who struggle with repeated relapse, and are aiming for long-term sobriety. It includes individual and group therapy; life skills, vocational classes, and job placement assistance; and psychiatric evaluations and follow-up sessions, when necessary. Specialist programs include inner child therapy, which promotes forgiveness and increased self-awareness.
Individual counseling is also available as a stand-alone option, outside of the outpatient program. Additionally, weeklyare provided at no extra cost, and graduates are encouraged to participate in the Alumni Program.
According to the facility’s website, outpatient treatment includes visits from a board-certified psychiatric practitioner. The outpatient course is managed by a licensed addiction counselor.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
The sober-living community, which all clients have the option to reside in, is a mile away from the treatment center, and transportation is provided to both treatment and other local activities, the center’s website notes. Housing is staffed 24 hours a day, and residents receive three meals a day.
According to photos published on the facility’s website, rooms are shared and the home’s interior design is upscale and luxurious. The facility offers full-sized beds, large TVs, and WiFi, plus a garden and patio with a grill. The facility is walking distance from shopping and employment opportunities, and there are 12-step meetings in the area.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Best-rehabs.com has yet to receive feedback for this facility from alumni or staff, but ratings on secondary sites to date were mostly positive. The 26 people who left reviews on the center’s Facebook page, which it has the ability to manage, provided an average 4.3- out of five-star rating. At the time of this writing, 19 people left perfect five-star reviews.
Some alumni praised the staff in their Facebook reviews, and one credited the center with saving their life. “Amazing facility,” David wrote. “This place saved my life and made me a better person. This place actually cares about the patients.”
The six people who left ratings for this facility on Google at time of writing gave the center an average rating of 4.5 out of five stars. Alumni on Google also praised the staff and the facility. “New beginnings truly changes your life,” Christina wrote. “I am so glad there are places like their where they really care about you.”
Additionally, there were 14 ratings on Yelp to date that averaged 4.14 out of five stars. Ratings were split between 11 perfect ratings and three one-star ratings. Those who left negative commentary noted rude behavior from staff as well as high costs. “They also quote one price on the phone and then switch it and add fees,” wrote Buffie. Alum L.R. added, “These people act like they are different than the other detox, but as far as just wanting your money they are no different.”
All other Yelp reviews were glowing, including a representational one from Billy who wrote: “I was blown away by some of the groups and how in depth they were and the techniques used for treatment.” He added, “The early recovery group was very vital for me early on it helped me build a proper foundation to work off of. I would recommend this facility to any suffering addicts out there.” Several others noted that the facility saved their lives.
WHAT FRIENDS AND FAMILY SAY
The one loved who was polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing provided a positive opinion of New Beginnings Recovery Center. The anonymous loved one gave the center five out of five stars when asked if they would recommend the center. They also gave the center’s visitor policy and family participation five stars yet rated the center’s affordability with three stars.
According to its website, NBRC takes all major insurance policies and notes that “Insurance frequently covers up to 100% of treatment.” Financial assistance is also available to those in need.