Treatment Center Staff

Meet the California Highlands Addiction Treatment Staff

At California Highlands Addiction Treatment, we are committed to providing you or your loved one quality addiction treatment care. Our team is comprised of some of the top minds in the addiction treatment field. Using their combined years of hands-on clinical experience, as well as implementing the most up-to-date and evidence-based addiction treatment modalities, our staff can help you and your loved ones find long-lasting recovery from the disease of addiction.

Dr. Christian Small

Medical Director

Dr. Christian Small is uniquely triple Board Certified in Psychiatry (ABPN), Addiction Medicine (ABAM), and Family Medicine (ABFM), as well as ASAM/CSAM Certified. Dr. Small is among a handful of doctors in the US who have completed additional training to acquire the skills necessary to treat full spectrum medical and psychiatric illness. His treatment philosophy is founded upon the idea of a mind-body connection, that true healing takes into account both the physical and emotional needs of our clients.

Christian Small

Dr. Small completed his residency training at the University of California San Diego (UCSD), where he currently holds the title of Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor. He acted as an addiction psychiatrist for the Veterans Administration in La Jolla prior to co-founding Bold Health Medical Group, an outpatient clinic specializing in personalized medical, psychiatric and addiction treatment in Encinitas.

If you or someone you care about is suffering from substance abuse and is ready to take first steps towards recovery and a better, sober tomorrow, California Highlands Addiction Treatment can help. We offer medical detox treatment with a seamless transition into ongoing care through to our post-treatment alumni program. Call (855) 593-0303 now to speak with one of our addiction specialists about which of our treatment programs is best for you or your loved one or contact us online for more information.