Sober College Earns Gold Seal of Approval® From the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

Sober College, an industry-leading dual diagnosis alcohol and drug treatment center for young adults, announced today its Gold Seal of Approval® from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). The accreditation places the Los Angeles-based treatment facility in a prestigious class of health care organizations and programs within the United States known for their commitment to superior quality and performance standards.

“Since the beginning, we have worked incredibly hard to ensure Sober College went above and beyond in terms of specialized alcohol and drug treatment and rehabilitation for young adults,” says Mindi Levins-Pfeifer, who co-founded Sober College with her late husband, Robert Pfeifer. “This JCAHO accreditation simply confirms all the extra efforts, initiatives, and opportunities we are dedicated to providing for our clients are not going unnoticed.”

“From our staff to our curriculum, Sober College has always been and always will be fully dedicated to giving our clients the absolute best care imaginable. In the past year alone, we were able to launch a state-of-the-art therapeutic learning center that truly exemplifies who we are: the first ever addiction facility to combine college education, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, health and wellness counseling, and creative opportunities under one roof. And, we are not stopping there.”

Mindi Pfeifer,
Founder, Sober College

The Joint Commission is responsible for evaluating more than 21,000 health care organizations across the nation. Of the thousands of hospitals, rehab facilities, hospice services, nursing homes, behavioral health centers, and laboratories reviewed, only those who display a strong commitment to excellence in care will receive JCAHO accreditation. In order to receive accreditation, a facility must undergo an intensive review of its program’s structure, treatment practices, and outcomes.

“From our staff to our curriculum, Sober College has always been and always will be fully dedicated to giving our clients the absolute best care imaginable,” says Pfeifer. “In the past year alone, we were able to launch a state-of-the-art therapeutic learning center that truly exemplifies who we are: the first ever addiction facility to combine college education, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, health and wellness counseling, and creative opportunities under one roof. And, we are not stopping there. This accreditation is not only about the work we’ve already done, but it is also about all the future work we plan to do.”

A revolution in addiction treatment for men and women aged 18 to 26, Sober College allows clients the unique opportunity to gain college credits as they transition to a sober lifestyle. The innovative facility provides clients access to high-tech college classrooms, professional recording studios, yoga and meditation rooms, therapy centers, and more.

For more information, please visit http://sobercollege.com or call (888) 991-6554. 

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About Sober College

Founded in 2005 with the goal of providing more specialized drug and alcohol treatment for young adults, Sober College offers clients the opportunity to earn college and high school credit while in treatment. Its game-changing program, which incorporates education, music, film, and broadcast studios, extramural sports, and experiential therapies, is grounded in the belief that life doesn’t stop during sobriety; in fact, it can thrive. In treating addiction from a brain perspective with its Five Core Competency Model, Sober College has helped thousands of individuals aged 18 to 26 recover, solidifying its place at the forefront of addiction treatment and studies. 

Source: Sober College