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On November 10, 2018, the Woolsey Fire destroyed The Canyon at Peace Park’s treatment facility. At this time, The Canyon at Peace Park is not accepting patients for any services. Click here to learn more about our closure or request medical records.

About The Canyon at Peace Park

What’s unique about The Canyon?

CARF LogoThe Canyon at Peace Park is a private, secluded retreat in the beautiful hills of Malibu, California. Our treatment philosophy is simple: specialized, cutting-edge care, recovery plans tailored to the individual, a supreme healing environment, and a program that addresses both substance use and co-occurring mental health conditions. In a compassionate, fine-tuned approach, we treat the whole person.

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Our Staff

Kathleen Bigsby, PhD, LCSWCEO of The Canyon
Emily Eckstein, PsyD, LMFTClinical Director
Morgan A.C. Blackledge, MA, LMFTPrimary Therapist
Roman Olay, MBADirector of Operations
Juan C. Pérez, PsyDPrimary Therapist
Lauren Wolff, MA, LMFTPrimary Therapist
Mark E. Jaffe, MDConsulting Psychiatrist
M. David Lewis, MDConsulting Psychiatrist
Robert P. Waldman, MDConsulting Internist
Eve Martin, LMFTEMDR Therapist
Jason Chapman, DO, MDConsulting Psychiatrist
Gaetano Vaccaro, PhDFamily Program Coordinator
Aimee FosterIntake Counselor
Harmony Malone, CADC-IIIntake Coordinator & Utilization Review Specialist
Angie WitkowskiHuman Resources Manager
Diana FosterAlumni Coordinator
Gabriel BoykoExecutive Chef
Rick MetzlerPhysical Trainer
Jessica Ivener, LADACResidential Counselor Manager
Jesus Gaspar, LVNRCNC Supervisor