Info For New Arrivals

What To Bring

Be prepared to feel like home. Bring these things with you to our treatment center:

  • Two weeks of comfortable clothing and walking shoes (including a Jacket, sweatshirt, or warm sweater and Gym clothes/shoes) you are allowed free time, you may be able to use it for exercise (Washer and dryer on site).
  • Health Insurance card and Driver’s license or ID card
  • Personal toiletries: shampoo, conditioner, hairspray, non alcoholic mouthwash, baby lotion, sunscreen, etc… All items must be alcohol and propellant-free (pump-style only). * Do not worry about towels as we provide them for you.
  • Approved prescription medications (30- Day Supply)
  • Electronics: Lap-top, I-pod, MP3 player and/or camera. These items are not to be used in any group setting or one-on-one session. You will be given the detailed policies and procedures of the facility upon intake.
  • Cash and/or debit card to have during your stay for “extras” and the sometimes well needed store runs. We recommend no more than $100.00 in small denominations. If you request, we can keep your spending cash locked in the company safe.


  • Any prescription medication not pre-approved
  • Over the counter medication unless approved
  • Alcohol based mouthwash, or any items that contain alcohol. No protein supplements or body building powders.
  • Inappropriate clothing. (Example revealing clothes, t-shirts with drug alcohol related logos, bandanas, etc.)
  • Anything that would be considered contraband
  • Any pornographic material
  • Drugs and/or alcohol

Please note that all medication will be locked up in the safe and dispensed by the staff.

Mission Viejo Recovery / IOP Intensive Outpatient is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

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