Addiction Resource Guide

Rio de Esperanza at Mingus Center

Freestading Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Rio de Esperanza is a 16 bed inpatient program with psycho educational groups, individualized treatment utilizing complementary therapies such as equine assisted therapy, EMDR, neurofeedback and acupuncture."

Treatment Philosophy:

"A compreehensive addiction recovery program with a holistic cognitive behavior therapy approach."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Rio de Esperanza provides individualized treatment for dual diagnosis disorders."

Family Program:

"A family program is available at client's request."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Rio Esperanza is a non-12 Step program with refernces to 12 Step per client request and aftercare follow-up."

Position on Confrontation:

"Rio Esperanza has a cooperative and collaborative approach to recovery."

Additional Characteristics:

"Individualized, personalized treatment program. Evidence based, outcome focused, positive, secure, respectful, holistic, cognitive behavioral treatment through comphensive evaluation prior to treatment. Culturally and gender competent."


    Number of Beds: 16
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits DNS
    Average Length of Stay 35 days
    Percent of Women 60%
    Percent under 25 25%
    Percent with College Education 40%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxificationDNS

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No


Facility has separate program for:
  • Acute Care

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/Trauma/PTSD
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Attorneys & Judges
  • Clergy
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Crystal Meth
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marijuana
  • Men
  • Native American
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive Compulsive
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Wilderness Program
  • Women
  • Workaholism
  • Equine Assisted Therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • EMDR
  • Neurofeedback


    Self-pay Cost per Week: $3500
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


    Licensed by: Office of Behavioral Health, Arizona Dept. of Health Services
    Type of License: Level II Behavioral Health
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 397-9789
    General Information: (928) 639-4440
    Address: 636 N. Main Street
    Cottonwood, AZ 86326