Treatment service – Sierra Tucson
39580 S. Lago del Oro Parkway,
Tucson, Arizona 85739,
United States of America
Telephone: 0800 891166 (Freephone)
Fax: 001 520 818 5855
GENERAL INFORMATION ref 40147
Sierra Tucson is internationally known and respected as a leader in the treatment of addictions and mental/behavioural disorders. Dually licensed as a Special Hospital and a Level 1 Psychiatric Hospital, Sierra Tucson specialises in the treatment of coexisting disorders including alcohol and chemical dependency, mood disorders, eating disorders, trauma, sexual compulsivity, and more.
In addition to these programs, Sierra Tucson offers comprehensive Pain Management Services to provide a holistic approach for patients suffering from chronic pain. Our bio-psycho-social-spiritual approach treats the whole person with medical/psychiatric services, 12-Step philosophy, and a wide range of traditional, experiential, and integrative therapies.
A comprehensive Family Programme is included with treatment to enhance long-term recovery and extend healing to the family.
Sierra Tucson is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
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Access/facilities for disabled clients: Yes
Treatment is available in the following languages: English
Any other specific treatments offered:
Anxiety & Panic Disorders,
Chronic Pain Management,
Anabolic Steroid Abuse,
Residential. First Stage Beds: 95
Clients accepted: Males and Females
Age range of clients: 18+
Referrals accepted from: All, including self-referral
Treatment can be funded by: Insurance, Private, Finance
Conditions of admission (if any): Individual assessment
Paul J. Gallant, MC, LPC, clinical outreach coordinator
Telephone: 001 888 452 8458
Christi Cessna, MS, director of marketing & intake
Telephone: Freephone: 0800 891166
Keith P Arnold, executive director
Telephone: Freephone: 0800 891166
‘ Compassionate Care, Clinical Excellence’
Each patient at Sierra Tucson receives the benefits of a multidisciplinary treatment team, whose goal is to assure accurate diagnosis and to design an effective individualised treatment plan. Sierra Tucson’s professional, highly skilled staff include some of the foremost professionals practicing in their respective fields, including medical doctors, physician assistants, psychiatrists, certified addiction specialists, psychologists, master’s-level therapists, registered nurses, eating disorder specialists, registered dietitians, therapeutic activity and fitness specialists, and licensed integrative therapy practitioners.
Each day brings new awareness, new hope, and better understanding for each patient. Twelve-Step philosophy, group process therapy, Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), relapse prevention, and Family Systems Theory assist patients in identifying and working through their own personal issues. Additional therapeutic techniques such as experiential therapy, focused expressive therapy, psychodrama, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Skills training help to intensify and accelerate the patient’s recovery process. Sierra Tucson is one of the few treatment centers in the world to include integrative therapies like Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Swedish Massage, Qi Gong, Reiki, Shiatsu, Somatic Experiencing, Yoga, and Zero Balancing to enhance the path to recovery.
The Therapeutic and Recreational Activities Program provides therapeutic programming such as Equine-Assisted Therapy, Challenge Course/Adventure Therapy, Climbing Wall, and creative expression to give deeper insight and promote healthy lifestyles. A labyrinth in the beautiful high desert provides another tool for personal, psychological, and spiritual reflection. Sierra Tucson also offers nutrition and exercise programs, educational lectures, and consultations for grief, loss, and spirituality. Located next to the Santa Catalina Mountains, Sierra Tucson offers a natural healing environment and the highest level of confidentiality.