An exclusive residential treatment center in the heart of Malibu, The Meadows Malibu has just 12 beds, which means our clients receive fully individualized treatment and the undivided attention of our staff.



The Meadow Malibu offers customized residential treatment for drug and alcohol addiction using a dual diagnosis approach that goes beyond physical symptoms to address the underlying issues and set you up for lasting recovery.

Our Approach

Our Approach

Our primary goal for treatment is always to help clients find freedom from drugs or alcohol and provide them with the tools they need to reach new levels of health, happiness and success in recovery.



Addiction is an insidious disease, and when you or a loved one needs help it can be hard to know where to turn. We understand. That’s why we have highly trained admissions specialists ready to walk you through a free, brief, and confidential screening.




The Meadows Malibu - Upper cabin

About Us

Treatment at The Meadows Malibu is reinvented to meet each patient’s unique needs and recovery goals.

Wood Grain Texture - The Meadows Malibu

Private, Luxury Rehab

An exclusive residential treatment center in the heart of Malibu, The Meadows Malibu has just 12 beds, which means our clients receive fully individualized treatment and the undivided attention of our staff. This private, peaceful environment allows professionals, doctors, artists, musicians, actors, and athletes to address their specific treatment needs, accomplish their personal goals, and achieve peak performance.

Facility License Number: 190053AP
Expiration Date: 8/31/2024
The facility is licensed by the California State Department of Healthcare Services

WHy Choose Us

Malibu is famous for its beaches, and The Meadows Malibu boasts breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. Residents can start their day with breakfast on the balcony. They will enjoy healthy gourmet meals prepared by our private chef and nutrition education to make the connection between food and the body. Holistic offerings range from therapeutic massage, acupuncture, and yoga to sound healing, qi gong, and a therapeutic surfing program. Access to our state-of-the-art Brain Center is available free of charge, offering neurofeedback and more, and we have a workout room on-site with Peloton and rowing machines as well as a variety of other equipment. Planned hikes and group beach walks offer a more natural workout option.

Our goal at The Meadows Malibu is to make the difficult work of recovery a rewarding experience, resulting in happy, healthy lives, careers, and relationships.

The Meadows Model - Trauma-Informed Addiction Treatment

The Meadows Model

The proprietary Meadows Model at the core of our programs is based on Pia Mellody’s groundbreaking Developmental Model of Immaturity and backed by 45+ years of experience. Addressing the trauma at the root of many disorders results in not just temporary sobriety but lasting recovery.

Who We Are

Our team of passionate treatment professionals is ready to help you meet your recovery goals and reach new levels and health and healing.

Group Therapy at The Meadows Malibu

Michele Lewinter, LMFT - Executive Director at The Meadows Malibu

I love working in teams of people to support and help the patient grow in a safe and nurturing way.

Executive Director
Malibu bird's eye view of coastline


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Is it time to take the next step? If you are interested in The Meadows Malibu for yourself or a loved one, call or fill out a contact form today.