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ABOUT ALPHA PROJECT – CASA RAPHAEL
San Diego’s Alpha Project is a nonprofit organization that provides health and human services for adults, children, and families. As part of its offering, the organization operates Casa Raphael, a residential substance abuse treatment center for homeless and formerly incarcerated individuals. It's among the 39.9 percent of facilities in California to offer treatment to criminal justice clients.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Casa Raphael is one of 440 treatment facilities in California (33.6 percent of all facilities in the state) to offer long-term treatment lasting more than 30 days. Its residential program lasts up to 90 days; clients are reevaluated every 30 days to determine their full length of stay.
The program is evidence-based and utilizes the Hazelden "Living in Balance" treatment modality. Clients attend at least 20 hours of activities a week, which include process groups, 12-step meetings, one-on-one counseling, and relapse prevention training.
Clients also receive treatment services specific to the criminal justice population, as well as discharge planning and job readiness training. In 2017, less than half (46.1 percent) of treatment facilities in California provided employment counseling or training its clients.
There is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its treatment staff. The four loved one polled by Rehabs.com to date gave the Casa Raphael staff an above average rating.
Staff Experience and Training: 3.8/5
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
While there is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its living arrangements and related offerings, the four loved ones polled by Rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave Casa Raphael mixed ratings for its cleanliness and extracurricular activities.
Facility Cleanliness and Upkeep: 3.8/5
Exercise and Leisure Activities: 2.3/5
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Rehabs.com has not yet received any reviews from this facility’s alumni; however, Casa Raphael earning a rating of 4.7 out of five stars based on seven Google reviews.  The former clients who left feedback described the program as effective and the staff as helpful and compassionate. "This place is an awesome place to plant the seed of recovery...An awesome Alcohol and Drug treatment program where its staff members really care," Felix wrote in a representative review.
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
The four loved one polled by Rehabs.com to date gave Casa Raphael mixed feedback. They indicated that the counseling options were insufficient and there was little opportunity for family involvement.
Family Participation: 2.8/5
Counseling Options: 2.5/5
However, they also noted that the program was affordable and provided adequate services to help former convicts get back on their feet. "It provides a free way to be drug free, get a job and get an apartment in a three step process," an anonymous loved one wrote in a representative review.
Reviews submitted to Rehabs.com indicate that treatment is offered at no charge, though there is currently no information provided on the facility's website regarding its cost.
Published on May 2019
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