Los Angeles Heroin Addiction Treatment

Heroin’s intense withdrawal symptoms make it one of the most difficult drugs to quit on your own. Users will experience nausea, abdominal pain, sweating, shaking, agitation, cravings, and spasms, which only worsen the longer someone has been using heroin. For this reason, those who are dependent on heroin can greatly benefit from medically-supervised detox.

Medically-supervised detox means that clinicians will oversee your withdrawal and ease its symptoms with a variety of medications and therapies. This gives you an easier detox experience that is both safer and more comfortable. Heroin addiction can negatively impact every area of your life— from your physical health to your relationships with friends and family. Detox is the first step to sobriety, and it’s critically important that you detox under medical supervision. A detox under our clinical team can help you put the best foot forward towards lasting recovery.

Substances We Detox at Concise Recovery

Benzodiazepine Detox

Alcohol Detox

Heroin Detox

Meth Detox

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Safety & comfort are key to the detoxification programs at Concise Recovery. Through the detox process, clients will experience withdrawal management without pain and discomfort.

Residential Inpatient

The residential programs at Concise Recovery are based on core foundations that treat the entire person’s mind, body, and spirit through a personalized treatment plan.

Outpatient Programs

From partial hospitalization to intensive outpatient and our alumni program, Concise Recovery offers a full continuum of care so you can continue your journey to recovery surrounded by familiar faces.

Treating Heroin & Opioid Addiction

How Does Heroin Addiction Treatment Work?

Each client’s treatment plan is completely individualized based on their personal history, physical health, pattern of drug use (dosages and frequency), mental health, and overall wellbeing. In addition to providing detox services, Concise Recovery works to heal the full patient – mind, body, and spirit. Heroin addiction can negatively impact every area of your life— from your physical health to your relationships with friends and family. Detox is the first step to sobriety, and it’s critically important that you detox under medical supervision. A detox under our clinical team can help you put the best foot forward towards lasting recovery.  


Concise Recovery offers evidence-based therapies from CBT to Medication-Assisted Therapy, we provide all who enter our program with customized addiction treatment plans.

Community Focused

Our program is a community of like-minded, caring treatment professionals who aim to support our clients throughout every step of the treatment process at Concise Recovery in Los Angeles.

Multiple Locations

Concise Recovery is proud to offer 3 unique locations throughout Southern California with residential programs in Van Nuys, Sherman Oaks, and La Crescenta, giving clients multiple paths to recovery.

Heroin Detox Medications

Based on their history of substance use, some patients require medication to manage symptoms of withdrawal during the early stages of detoxification. Our staff of clinicians carefully monitor dosages and administered drugs to ease your heroin detox experience.

The detox process can be uncomfortable, often depending on your genetic makeup and the level of your prior drug use. The purpose of any prescribed comfort medications is to ease these symptoms. This is one of the primary reasons why a medically supervised detox is superior to a detox that’s done at home. When attempting detox at home, comfort medications won’t be available— making the detox process so much harder than it needs to be. 

Heroin Withdrawal Symptoms

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What Happens After Heroin Detox?

Detoxing your system of heroin is just the first step to sobriety. While your body may be free of the drug, your mind is still wholly dependent on its influences. Many people may not know that addiction is a disease of the brain – the brain’s reward system is completely rewired by the use of heroin, and therefore it takes time and effort to ensure total sobriety.

Concise Recovery offers a variety of treatment options upon conclusion of heroin detox. Most of our patients require inpatient, or residential, treatment in one of our centers, while others may opt for intensive outpatient programming. Speak to one of our admissions staff members to determine what’s right for you.

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Concise Recovery saved my life, I was at my wits end struggling with a mixture of addictions. I checked into Concise and they helped me every step of the way to get back on me feet. They even transferred me to an aftercare program that worked with my family and their budget. Thanks Concise!
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I went to Concise as a broken soul with nothing to look forward to but death. They brought me in, detoxed me and gave me the tools I needed to be successful in my life today! Now I am gainfully employed and have my own apartment.
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What can I say, Concise Recovery changed my life. They took me in when I had nowhere else to go and completely changed my life, they even scholarshipped me the rest of my stay when my insurance cut out. Thank you Consie, you have no idea how much you changed my life.

Long-Term Recovery from Heroin Addiction in Los Angeles

While detox is an important first step, it doesn’t mean that you’re fully healed. To put yourself in the position to beat heroin addiction, you must address the surrounding conditions that pushed you into drug abuse. Our programs are built to dynamically address the root cause of your addiction. By enrolling in our residential program, you’ll experience a full spectrum of therapy services to help you work through your impulses, and establish new ways of thinking in your day-to-day life. Beating your heroin addiction will be a journey, but Concise Recovery is here to support you during the most critical stages— especially post-detox. 

If you or a loved one are struggling with drugs or alcohol, there is hope. Our expert team is standing by 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. It’s fully confidential, noncommittal, and toll-free. Call today and save a life.

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