Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Serenity Knolls Treatment Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Serenity Knolls Treatment Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Why Choose Us?

Located in picturesque Forest Knolls, California, Serenity Knolls Treatment Center is a premier provider of substance abuse treatment for men and women ages 18 and older. When you select our tranquil rehab center as the place to achieve sobriety from drugs and/or alcohol, you stand to gain a great deal both physically and emotionally. You can benefit from our staff’s expertise in addiction recovery, and you can hone the skills needed to live a sober life. Here, you can truly begin again.

Supportive and Nurturing Community

At Serenity Knolls Treatment Center, we foster a supportive and nurturing recovery community that brings people together who are grappling with addiction. While in our care, you are never alone in your struggles, and you can always find a friendly and knowledgeable member of our staff to turn to for support during your recovery journey. We foster this kind of atmosphere because we feel that you can benefit greatly from having ongoing encouragement from both your peers and from our compassionate staff. Additionally, we hope that you will be better able to thrive and reach your recovery goals while in our positive and supportive community. Regardless of whether you are participating in our detox program or residential rehab treatment, we will do all that we can to make you feel at home.

Compassionate and Sophisticated Care

To complement the supportive environment at Serenity Knolls, our rehab center features effective and personalized treatment that is designed to bring about lasting recovery from addiction and substance abuse. Our detox program is fully staffed by trained professionals and your health will be continually monitored and protected. Additionally, our residential treatment program provides time-tested therapeutic supports that can help you understand yourself and your addiction. During your time at Serenity Knolls, you will partake in a blend of services that can also help you create a future that is limitless in terms of your potential to succeed.

Dynamic Family Support

Since we know that your addiction to drugs and/or alcohol has likely affected your loved ones’ lives as well as your own, we are pleased to offer supportive services for those you are closest to. Our Weekend Family Program helps your loved ones understand chemical dependency and provides them with the information and resources they need to heal from hurt and discord. Furthermore, this beneficial program allows you and your loved ones to develop healthier bonds, communicate effectively, and learn how to support one another as you recover from your addiction.

Thorough Aftercare Planning

To best prepare you for a sober future, our staff will work closely with you to create a well-rounded aftercare plan to help you maintain your progress in recovery after you leave our treatment center. We do this so that you are able to uphold your commitment to your recovery and abstain from substance abuse in the long-term. Additionally, if you complete our 30-day rehab services, you may be recommended to participate in our weekly aftercare program that has locations in Marin County and San Francisco. This program allows you to remain connected to the Serenity Knolls recovery community and can help you continue making progress in your sober journey.

In choosing Serenity Knolls Treatment Center as the place to leave the abuse of drugs and/or alcohol in the past, you will have the support and resources needed to turn your life around. Here, our staff is always willing to support and guide you as you work towards reaching your recovery goals. If you would like more information about our rehab services or our admissions process, call us at your earliest convenience. We look forward to helping you decide if Serenity Knolls is the perfect place for you or a loved one to overcome substance abuse and addiction.

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Serenity Knolls helped me find myself. Treatment was challenging but so worth it. Three years later, I have continued with my recovery and am strong in my sobriety. I have the tools – and even more importantly, the support from my family and Serenity Knolls to get me through tough times.

– Kate M.