Depending on your level of care, you will participate in an individual therapy session for 50 minutes at least once a week. A variety of different treatment modalities are used, including but not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Seeking Safety, and our Biofeedback Therapy Chair.
EMDR is reserved for those who have been in treatment at Desert Hope for some time and who have physician and therapist approval that they are ready for this intensive level of work.
Desert Hope understands that sometimes medication-assisted treatment is the best option for those seeking recovery, and gladly provides MAT in conjunction with therapy, if the patient's provider recommends it. Primarily, Desert Hope will prescribe and distribute Suboxone and Vivitrol.
The requirements for the MAT program include:
During your stay at Desert Hope, your participation in groups will vary depending on your personalized treatment plan. All group sessions are separated by gender to address gender-specific issues that may be present within topics such as stages of change, first responders, spirituality, and LGBTQ. Below are some of our group therapy offerings:
Additional treatment interventions are offered to therapeutically support your overall care and wellbeing. Below are a few of our noteworthy offerings: