Adult Alcohol & Drug Treatment and Recovery Program

Our Mission
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The mission is to provide culturally competent, evidence based, and effective substance abuse treatment and recovery services to Asian Pacific Islander adults, immigrants, refugees, and other under-served individuals.

We welcome individuals with co-occurring conditions.

Alcohol and Drug Treatment program provides effective substance abuse treatment, recovery, and prevention services to Asian and Pacific Islander adults and adolescents (age 12-17).  Working with a variety of cultures and ethnicities, services are provided to support the individual’s efforts in attaining and maintaining an alcohol and other drug free life style.  Substance addiction is a treatable condition, and our evidence-based outpatient treatment program has helped thousand of addicts and their loved ones.

Our Services are
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Respectful
  • Welcoming
  • Evidence based
  • Trauma informed
Our Services include
  • Screening and assessment
    Group counseling
  • Individual/Family counseling
  • Peer support meeting
  • Healthy recovery activities
  • Case Management/Referrals
  • Co-occurring mental health prevention
  • Drug Testing
Language Capabilities
  • English
  • Asian Pacific Islander (API) languages
  • Spanish
Topics Covered
  • Relapse prevention
  • Stages of recovery
  • Positive self-talk
  • Stress/Anger management
  • Recovery planning
  • Violence prevention
  • Introduction to 12 steps
  • Healthy relationships
  • Sober living skills
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Alcohol and other drug (AOD) physiological effects
  • AOD psychological effects

Funded by:  San Diego County Behavioral Health Services

Main Site Operating Hours:  Mon – Fri (10:00AM – 6:30PM)
UPAC Adult Alcohol & Drug Treatment Program
3288 El Cajon Blvd, Suite 13
San Diego, CA 92104

Contact Information:
Addiction Treatment & Recovery Director Sunnyo Pak, MFT, CCGC-II, NCGC-II  
3288 El Cajon Blvd., Suite 13
San Diego, CA  92104
Phone#:  (619) 521-5720
Fax#:  (619) 521-5728