Licensed Residential Holistic Mental Health Addiction Treatment Center
We are a world-class licensed residential holistic behavioral mental health and addiction treatment center, providing our residents with outstanding compassionate care. We have 11 years of experience helping thousands of people overcome withdrawal from alcohol, opiates, antidepressant, antipsychotic, benzodiazepine prescription drug medications.
Our treatment center is located in a luxurious, retreat like setting That is world-renowned for its breathtaking red rock formations and reputed “vortexes” (highly concentrated areas of energy conducive to prayer, meditation, and healing). The residence is located in a gorgeous estate tucked into the Red Rocks. The atmosphere, which is quiet, serene, and perfect for healing- both physically and emotionally. The bedrooms are spacious and comfortable, the rest of the home open and conducive to shared time spent among residents. View photo gallery ...
The Alternative to Meds Center is a world authority on the subjects of biochemical correction of addiction and alternatives to psychiatric drugs.
What if there was a place where you could address your mental health symptoms or addictions in a loving and safe environment?
We handle residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation, as well as specialized care for a tapering medication withdrawal.
Do you know in your heart that there is something better than a lifetime of being medicated?
We address the physical, emotional and spiritual facets of addiction and mental health, creating the proper stage for lasting recovery and revived happiness. We also have a relationship with a nearby hospital who handles acute cases needing detox or medical stabilization so that a person can ready themselves for treatment here.
We have helped many complicated cases with updated scientific methods to end medication dependence and correct addictive cravings.
Are you tired of being treated as if you are only your “diagnosis” instead of being the whole person you are … so you have more and more medications pushed on you?
Your team of professionals will consist of a medical director, nurses, acupuncturist, counselor, massage therapist, chef, care management coach, art therapist, trainer, and other skilled staff members who make sure you are completely supported from the time you arrive until you graduate.
If you are an addict, has anyone ever mentioned to you the concept of an addictive biochemistry and that drug cravings have a biological basis that can be corrected? Are you yearning for competent help where you are treated with regard and respect for the beautiful and unique person that you really are?
We provide a gentle, slow medication withdrawal.
Medication withdrawal tapering combined with other therapies at Alternative to Meds Center, effectively relieves withdrawal. In some cases, the person in withdrawal will be temporarily switched to another lesser medication to ease the withdrawal that will then be addressed after the more difficult drug has been eliminated. Read more ...
Addictive Biochemistry Correction
Persons with anxiety may be drawn to alcohol or benzodiazepines, with underpinnings of a neurotoxic burden that overstimulates the nervous system. Before we can correct addictive biochemistry, we have to discover the specific underlying causes. Our methods investigate the biochemical factors responsible for addiction. Read more ...
Many facilities increase people's medications, offer minimal counseling and provide poor diets. Our program for antidepressant withdrawal specializes in tapering people from antidepressants in a relaxing, luxurious, retreat-like setting. Our medical professionals oversee the personalized treatment plan of each client. Read more ...
Our antipsychotic withdrawal program is aimed at stabilizing neurochemistry with natural substances. We use detoxification to remove accumulated environmental neurotoxins, targeted nutritional therapy, IV amino therapy, yoga, peer support, counseling, massage, personal training, and holistic therapies. Read more ...
Benzodiazepine WithdrawalOur methods of benzodiazepine withdrawal help include careful tapering protocols, cleansing of neurotoxins, neurochemical stability, and holistic therapies such as massage, acupuncture, sauna, and counseling. Benzodiazepines are primarily prescribed to relieve anxiety and insomnia.. Read more ...
Opiate, Alcohol, Recreational Drugs Withdrawal
We address the physical, emotional and spiritual facets of addiction and mental health. This helps to create the proper stage for lasting recovery. We also have a relationship with a nearby hospital who handles acute cases needing detox or medical stabilization so that a person can ready themselves for treatment here. Read more ...
Symptoms & Side Effects We Treat
Part of the reason why we are capable of remedying such an array of ailments is the level of care, effort, and personalization we employ in our treatment programs. We delve into the underlying causes of symptoms with orthomolecular medicine, lab testing, investigative processes, based in scientific methods. Read more ...
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Financing Available & Private Insurance Accepted
Our overall costs are half that of traditional programs yet we provide you with customized holistic inpatient residential treatment programs of personalized care from a licensed facility and recovery team that really cares about you and your health. We have limited space available so call or email us today for a FREE Consultation to determine your costs and our next available admission dates.
There is an alternative to meds ... and we are it!
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