Our Industry Accreditations, Memberships & Honors

Laguna Treatment Hospital is a high-quality facility you can trust. Not only is this evident in the exceptional care we provide our patients but in our good standing in the treatment community. You’ll never have to worry about the quality of care when you or someone you hold dear comes to Laguna Treatment Hospital. We hold ourselves to the highest standards, and it’s apparent in our A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and the accreditations and memberships we hold.

Joint Commission Accreditation

Joint_CommissionWe are honored to be accredited with the Joint Commission. Accreditation from the Joint Commission means that we have met the organization’s requirements to provide the gold standard of care to our patients and that we are 100% committed to the safety of all patients. Read more.

Compliancy Group HIPAA Seal

Compliancy Group offers the HIPAA Seal of Compliance to healthcare providers that meet exceptional quality care standards in the behavioral health industry. By partnering with the Compliancy Group, we are demonstrating both our commitment to high-quality behavioral healthcare and the importance we place on our patients’ privacy and personal health information.
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Licensed Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospital


Laguna Treatment Hospital is licensed as a chemical dependency recovery hospital, the first of its kind in Orange County, by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).

The CDPH is a government agency that works to protect the health and well-being of its Golden State’s residents. In order to achieve this, it issues certificates, licenses, permits, and registrations and holds programs to specific requirements that ensure quality patient care.

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Designated Blue Distinction Center by Blue Cross Blue Shield

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As a designated Blue Distinction Center, the Laguna Treatment facility and its providers are recognized by Blue Cross Blue Shield for their expertise in delivering specialty substance use treatment and recovery care—safely, effectively, and cost-efficiently.

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National Association for Behavioral Healthcare Membership


We are a proud member of the National Association for Behavioral Healthcare (NABH). This organization “exists to effect change in behavioral healthcare,” by working toward getting greater access to critical services, improving patient care, and giving a voice to those in recovery.

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BBB A+ Rating


American Addiction Centers (AAC), the parent company of Laguna Treatment Hospital, is accredited with the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and holds the highest (A+) rating with the organization.

According to the BBB, ratings are established from information that it “is able to obtain about the business, including complaints received from the public.”

Rated Among America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers 2023

Newsweek Best of Addiction Treatment Centers Award

The America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers 2023 ranking recognizes the leading addiction treatment facilities in the 25 states with the most addiction treatment facilities. The ranking takes into account the following:

  • Feedback from over 4,000 medical professionals and administrators across the nation who work in addiction treatment.
  • The quality of treatment (care, follow-up treatment, service, accommodations, and amenities).
  • Accreditation.

Best Addiction treatment centers in IrvineThreeBestRated.com is a website dedicated to helping the public identify the highest rated and most trustworthy businesses of any type in a given locale.

They identify the top 3 business by conducting a rigorous 50-point inspection that reviews customer satisfaction and ratings, trust, complaints and overall quality, among other factors.

Our Aliso Viejo-based facility, just minutes from Irvine, has been identified by the site as a top 3 addiction rehab in Irvine and surrounding areas.

Help.org – The Best Rehabs in Laguna Beach, CA

Help.org is dedicated to providing information based on facts, in-depth research from health experts and consumer advocated. They provide statistics for substance abuse alongside ratings for addiction treatment centers across the United States. Read more.