World-Class Residential Care for Depression

Luxurious, Compassionate Care and Treatment for Mental Health Disorders

Reclaim your life. 877-727-4343

Signs You May Need Treatment for Depression

  • A persistent depressed mood
  • Feeling worthless
  • A loss of interest in activities
  • Significant weight loss or weight gain
  • Insomnia or sleeping too much
  • Feeling extremely agitated
  • A decreased ability to concentrate, to think, or to make decisions
  • Recurring thoughts of suicide or suicide attempts
  • Fatigue or lack of energy

“I came to Bridges to Recovery depressed, angry, and scared. After settling in, I realized that I was in exactly the place I needed to be.”

-Rebecca S., Alumna

Benefits of Residential Treatment for Depression

A residential mental health treatment program may be the best option for you if outpatient treatment has not successfully relieved your depression. It provides you the opportunity to heal in a safe, private, and comfortable setting so you can build your new life and grow toward your goals.

  • Accurate diagnosis ensures the right issues are being treated
  • Medication planning and strategy
  • Healthy coping skills and stress management techniques
  • Enhanced self-esteem
  • Skills to improve and maintain healthier relationships
  • Better self-awareness
  • Tools to allow you to better focus on your career and personal goals

Get Help Now

If you or someone you care about is suffering from depression, please call us.

Meet Our Treatment Team


Qemal Shaholli

Executive Director


Josephine McNary, MD

Medical Director and Psychiatrist


Trevor Small, PsyD

Clinical Director and Psychologist


Jeffrey Gandin, MD



Deborah Sandy, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist


Eric Strang, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist


Jan Witkoski, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

Katherine Niemela MN, RN

Katherine Niemela MN, RN

Psychotherapist/ Psychoanalyst

“The treatment at Bridges was incredible. I left six weeks later hopeful, thankful, and ready to get back to living.”

-Mark P., Alumnus

Why Bridges to Recovery?

Bridges to Recovery’s premier licensed residential mental health facilities in Los Angeles and San Diego are designed to provide you a comfortable, safe alternative to a hospital environment for your care.

We treat even the most complex mental health disorders by addressing your emotional, spiritual, and physical needs.

We offer:

  • Private, discreet residential environment for healing
  • Extensive psychiatric and clinical assessments, evaluations and psychological testing
  • Intensive individual, group, and holistic therapy sessions
  • Desirable intimate environment with six only clients per facility

Luxury Locations

Holmby Hills
Pacific Palisades
San Diego

Get Help Now

If you or someone you care about is suffering from depression, please call us.