The Wellness Center was established based upon a collective concern for lack of accessible and affordable services available in our community. Through creative partnerships and collaborative relationships with engaged community members, we aim to make social and emotional wellness available to all, at no cost, and with no barriers to access. Scroll down to learn more.
The Wellness Center provides programming, mental health counseling, and support services that promote healthy, social, and emotional intelligence to all, at no cost. We believe all people have equal value and will engage and thrive in a community where they feel safe, respected, and have a sense of belonging.
*We share a physical address & phone system with Malibu High School. When calling by phone, please follow the prompt and enter the extension listed.
Download our Wellness Center Brochure
Phone: 310-457-6801 ext 74141
Hours of Operation 9am-5pm
*By Appointment Only
*Please note, we are operating on an appointment only basis due to COVID-19, social distancing purposes, and in the interest of the health & safety of all. Thank you for your understanding.
Teen Center/Main Branch
Malibu High School & Middle School
30215 Morning View Dr. Malibu, CA 90265
Wellness Center @ Webster Elementary School
3602 Winter Canyon Rd. Malibu, CA 90265
Wellness Center @ Malibu Elementary School
6955 Fernhill Dr. Malibu, CA 90265
DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
To keep our clients & clinicians safe, we provide secure and confidential Telehealth appointments. We are also here to provide individual & family services that can help improve overall health, well-being, and daily lives.
WHAT WE OFFER
Direct Services + Programs
Mental Health Services
Each student or individual comes with their own challenges. By building a unique relationship with each person we are able to foster a sense of safety and ignite healing and change.
We offer crisis management & community resources.
Support + Parenting Groups
We help navigate available healthcare services through county programs for your health & well-being.
Student Group Education
Economic Support + Recovery
We assist with workforce development, financial assistance, emergency food services, housing navigation, and more.
Programs Available at the Wellness Center
Seminars + Workshops
Targeted Support Groups
FOR OLDER ADULTS
Targeted Support Groups
Who We Serve
Making social and emotional wellness available to all SMMUSD children, families, and the community at large.
SMMUSD Children & Families
SMMUSD Faculty & Staff
Community at Large
Here at the Wellness Center, we utilize a variety of orienting approaches in working with clients. We address the whole child/individual/family, utilizing practices focused on social, emotional, and cognitive development.
Respect for Diversity & Emphasis on Prevention
We aim to provide quality support services with COMPASSION, DIGNITY, and RESPECT.We value respect for diversity of individuals, their cultures, languages, lifestyles, identities, ideologies, intellectual capacities, and personalities.
We value an emphasis on prevention of mental health challenges through education, intervention, and outreach through building strong relationships we help others to learn new ways of thinking, feeling, and behaving. We value supporting and educating school staff & faculty, parents, students, and the community at large through workshops and ongoing support groups.
Each student or individual comes with their own challenges, and we make sure that we provide a safe environment where they can build trust. By building a unique relationship with each person we are able to foster a sense of safety, ignite healing, and change.
Working with Parents
A parent’s role in their child’s development is crucial, we collaborate with parents to create goals. We also provide parenting support to help parents create the optimal system for their family.
We establish and customize groups according to the needs of the individual. Bringing together individuals with similar needs in a supportive environment through seminars & workshops. Past topics include: self-esteem building, drug and alcohol prevention, stress, racial healing, bullying, parenting at all stages, and understanding trauma.