Every client who walks into our doors is different. For this reason, we have assembled a well-rounded, unique staff to treat addiction holistically. This staff includes psychiatrists, doctors, nursing staff that’s available 24 hours a day, and dedicated case managers. Our Residential Inpatient Program treats addiction holistically by giving you the environment needed to heal, and throughout your stay, you’ll enjoy weekly fitness programs that include boxing, yoga, and exercise; weekly sessions from chiropractors and massage therapists; and extracurricular activities that include creative writing, music groups, acting classes, and more. We’re giving you a full spectrum of experiences to show you that life offers so much more than drugs and alcohol.
By the end of your stay, we want you to feel hopeful, feel connected, and feel grounded. Many clients have come into our doors in a chaotic, lost state. And that’s ok. Our program exists to give you direction and a strong outlook for the future (hope), help you rediscover yourself and appreciate the positives in your life (connection), and walk out of our doors with a stable state of mind and a rekindled fire for life (groundedness).
Our program accepts most insurance plans, so if you or a loved one needs substance abuse treatment, don’t hesitate to contact us and begin the evaluation process.
The 90210 Recovery admissions team works 24/7 to ensure that we can help as many people struggling with substance abuse as we can. Verify your benefits now and we’ll get back to you right away.
Leila earned her Bachelor’s Degree from UCLA with cum laude distinction. She furthered her education by specializing in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. She has worked with different populations, beginning her career in a psychiatric unit working with Multiple Personality Disorder patients, and further worked with adolescents and adults suffering from psychotic and depressive disorders. She fell in love with the addict and recovery community when she began working in Substance Abuse treatment centers 14 years ago. Leila has experience providing treatment to individuals, families and group therapy to adolescents and adults suffering with psychotic disorders, mood disorders, trauma, depression, substance abuse, personality disorders, and dual diagnoses. She enjoys developing long term relationships with her clients many of whom she continues to see in her private practice. She has a hands on approach not only with clients but also with her team at 90210.
Geoffrey A. Booth, M.D. is one of the most sought after addiction medicine physicians in Malibu and the Los Angeles area. He has extensive experience in providing expert medical detoxification for the most complex clients. After earning his B.A. in psychology at California State University, Los Angeles, Dr. Booth attended New York Medical College. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at UCLA Olive View Medical Center and is Board-Certified in Addiction Medicine and Internal Medicine. After residency, Dr. Booth went into private practice where he garnered a statewide and nationwide referral base for patients who suffered from difficult-to-treat diagnoses.
Dr. Booth subsequently dedicated several years to providing medical services to the poor and uninsured. During this time, Dr. Booth was the Chief Medical Officer of three large urban Federally Qualified Health Centers and oversaw dozens of physicians and licensed health care providers. His responsibilities included supervising alcohol and drug and behavioral health departments. Over the years, Dr. Booth has treated thousands of addicts and now has dedicated most of his clinical time to providing medical care and detoxification to clients who suffer from substance abuse. He is committed to helping them establish the foundations for long-term sobriety.
“It is a courageous and monumental decision to leave the drink or drug you’ve known for so long and to reach out for a chance at freedom and a new life,” says Dr. Booth. “We provide the love, hope, and professional care clients need to safely start this magical journey,” he says.
While not working, Dr. Booth has a rich personal life filled with activities surrounded by friends and family. You can often catch him running through Palisades Park or cycling along the bike path through Santa Monica. He loves his family and spends a lot of time with his son playing games and teaching him sports.
Rod Amiri, MD, is a psychiatrist and addiction medicine specialist in Beverly Hills, California. He serves as executive director of Connect Wellness and personally leads their renowned intensive outpatient program to ensure the highest level of success for every patient.
Born in Ahvaz, Iran, Dr. Amiri escaped the war-torn country with the help of his family and immigrated to the United States at age 13. He excelled in high school and college, graduating at the top of his class. He earned his medical degree from St. George’s University in True Blue, Grenada, before going on to complete his residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Dr. Amiri served as chief resident at Cedars-Sinai, where he mastered intensive psychotherapy skills and was honored with several awards, scholarships, and fellowships from organizations including the California Society of Addiction Medicine and the American Psychiatric Association. He also gained teaching experience as a professor of anatomy and physiology at the American University of Complementary Medicine in Los Angeles.
In addition to helping men and women cope with mental health disorders like depression, bipolar disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder, Dr. Amiri has a private practice in Beverly Hills, California, and is a consulting psychiatrist.
Jordan is a Graduate from the University of Arizona. He obtained a BA in Behavioral Sciences and a Minor in Psychology and Family Studies. Jordan has been working in the field of behavioral and substance healthcare since 2009. He began his career as a sober living manager and it was this experience that solidified Jordan’s passion for providing compassionate, client-centered care in the mental health, addiction, and co-occurring treatment field.
Over the years Jordan has served as Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director, and Program Director for various treatment programs in Los Angeles and Malibu. Jordan has also supported the creation and development of various local treatment programs in the Los Angeles area that continue to serve clients and families today. In addition to having a passion for building strong clinical programs utilizing evidence-based practices for clients and families. These experiences of providing direct client care as well as program development, program leadership, and compliance have culminated in his current role as Program Director.
Kyle Reading is an up-and-coming young professional in the behavioral health industry. His empathetic approach disarms clients and staff alike. His passion and specialty in collaborating with others in order to provide the best results for client’s recovery, is unparalleled. With five years of experience in the field, his unique management style creates a safe and fun working environment. This style creates a trickle-down effect, causing a positive and motivational culture for our clients to be immersed in. Thanks to Kyle only selecting kind passionate employees, the 90210 Recovery culture is felt by everyone who walks through the door.
Jackie has been working in the healthcare field as a Licensed Vocational Nurse for over 11 years. She has nursing experience in emergency care, pediatric nursing, mental health, and substance abuse. The passion that Jackie has for mental health and addiction is what brought her to work in substance abuse treatment. She began working in dual diagnosis treatment facilities 6 years ago and watching clients grow during the program is the rewarding feeling that motivates her. Jackie loves working with a strong knowledgeable team where individualized treatment plans are provided, as well as being a part of someone’s journey to sobriety is fulfilling.
Alan started his career in psychotherapy, as a teacher in Florida and later program director in Mexico for a therapeutic community for at risk youth with The DeSisto Schools. On his return to the states he worked at an inpatient facility for court ordered gang members with minor offenses, while attending classes at Pepperdine University for his Masters in Clinical Psychology. After completing his degree with honors, he worked with Children’s Hospital and the L.A. Free Clinic. Upon acquiring his License as an LMFT he began a private practice in Beverly Hills for over fifteen years and lectured on Anxiety Disorders and Substance Abuse at UCLA for seven years. Having the beginnings and background as an educator and a variety of clinical surroundings and population, has helped sculpt his therapeutic approach as being eclectic and direct, using Client Centered, Cognitive Behavioral and Mindfulness Approaches.
Working in the field of Drug and Alcohol Treatment since 2011, Samantha is a much sought-after clinical case manager, known for her no-nonsense compassionate, yet, direct communication approach that allows clients to feel connected and supported, while confronting the obstacles in their life. Her experience with adolescents struggling with mental health and substance abuse, combined with her emphasis on involving the entire family in healing, is a forte that adds to clients’ successful, long-term sober outcomes.
Samantha has lengthy experience with the LGBTQ+ community and is competent in addressing the struggles of the population. Having received her certification to become a Drug and Alcohol Counselor from Loyola Marymount University in 2012, Samantha graduated with her bachelor’s degree in psychology from California State University, Channel Islands in 2018. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in social work from Arizona State University.
Leila is a native of Texas and graduated from Tarleton State University in Stephenville Texas, with a degree in Business Administration. Leila started her career working in treatment in 2013 and has worked in various treatment centers in the Los Angeles area. She has been working with the company since July 2020 as a Human Resources Manager.
Stating that “Addiction has affected one of the most important people in my life and working in this field has been rewarding and challenging. It gives me a greater sense of the struggles of addiction and the beauty of recovery.
Nicolas has been the Director of Admissions for Elysium Health since 2020. He believes in facilitating a smooth experience for our patients, insurance providers, and other partners, and has been working in the substance abuse field for over 6 years. Nicolas grew up in Williamsburg, Virginia. After high school, Nicolas attended college and worked in Richmond, VA. Nicolas’ own struggles with substance abuse brought him into the behavioral health field, where he has concentrated his professional efforts in helping others achieve sobriety. He has been sober since April 15, 2014 and is now committed to assisting other people receive life-saving treatment and achieving sobriety.
Max is a graduate of the University of Southern California and brings over four years of professional experience in mental health and addiction medicine. He proudly oversees Elysium Healthcare’s alumni department and is passionate about setting up clients for success. He centers his approach around proven science that supports the principles of community, connection, and inclusion to nurture and grow Elysium Healthcare’s nationwide alumni network of sober individuals. Max believes that fostering a strong alumni community starts by building strong relationships with every client from the moment they walk through the door. His department operates cross-functionally with clinical, operations, and admissions to ensure clients receive the best care possible.