Addiction Resource Guide

Oceanaire Program for the Treatment of Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders Freestanding Inpatient Facility

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Oceanaire is a multidisciplinary, multimodal residential program for the treatment of eating disorders."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Oceanaire utilizes a combination of psychodynamic therapy, psychoeducation, and a structured, cognitive-behavioral eating program to interrupt eating disorder patterns."

Family Program:

"Family therapy is provided for residents if clinically indicated."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Oceanaire evaluates each resident's interest in 12 Step involvement, and provides transportation to off-site meetins if indicated."

Position On Approach to Compulsive Overeating vs. Anorexia/Bulimia:

"All residents participate in all aspects of program, with individualized treatment plans to address individual needs."

Additional Characteristics:

"Oceanaire provides in-depth, long term treatment. Staff are highest level of education, skill and experience. All psychotherapy is provided by licensed clinical psychologist. Medical supervision is exemplary. RN available at all times."


    Number of Beds: 6
    Population Served: Ages 16 and older

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits: 5
    Total Adult Admits: 25
    Average Length of Stay 2-4 months
    Percent of Women 100%
    Percent under age 25 70%
    Percent with College Education: 70%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication: 100%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Self-pay Cost: $1100 per day
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


Licensed by: Dept. of Health Services
Type of License: Congregate Living Health Facility
Accredited by: None

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (310) 377-3200
General Information: (310) 377-3200
Address: 30175 Avenida Tranquila
Rancho Palso Verdes, CA 90275