Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at The Camp Recovery Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at The Camp Recovery Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Our Staff

Jerry Carrera, MSW, CRPS, LAADC

COD (Co-Occurring) Program Manager

Jerry received his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from John F. Kennedy University and his Masters in Social Work with a concentration in mental health from San Jose State University. He is also certified as a Relapse Prevention Specialist (CRPS) through CENAPS Corporation founded by Terrance T. Gorski and registered as a Licensed Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor with the CCAPP credentialing board in California.

Jerry has been working in the behavioral health field for over 10 years working in numerous treatment modalities from inpatient psychiatric care, withdrawal management, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and the lowest level of care, outpatient. In addition to working in addiction treatment, he has developed and supervised the internship CCAPP program with a South Bay non-profit agency preparing future counselors to work in the behavioral health field. This program was recognized and awarded the “Agency Development Award” in 2016 by San Jose City College, Alcohol and Drug Studies Program.

Before coming to The Camp Recovery, Jerry previously held the program coordinator/clinician position with a school-based services program offering wellness coaching for school administrative staff members, families, and counseling services for high school students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Jerry has a passion for working in the behavioral health field helping people find their strength towards a better life and in his spare time, he enjoys spending it with close family and friends.

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I had been in rehab before, but I never experienced treatment like how The Camp does treatment. Their programs are amazing and so many people changed their lives while I was in treatment there. It felt so good to be a part of a community of recovery. I'd recommend the Camp to everyone.

– Vivian M.
Marks of Quality Care
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • The Jason Foundation

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