Betty Ford Center

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 80
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 1025
Average Length of Stay 27 days
Percent of Women 50%
Percent under age 25 Data Not Supplied
Percent with College Education: 50%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 50%

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:

  • Attorneys & Judges
  • Depression
  • Men
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Women

Facility has special track for:

  • Clergy
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Grief & Loss
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Children
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Family
  • Geriatric
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive/Compulsive
  • Pain Management
  • Prescriptive Drugs
  • Relapse



Self-pay Cost per week: $3300
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: State of California
Type of License: Chemical Dependency Recovery Hospital
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“Intensive residential program.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Assist women, men and their families in beginning the process of recovery from this primary, chronic illness.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“We are a licensed chemical dependency recovery hospital. Dual diagnosis patients need to be stable.”

Family Program:

“Evening, day intensive process of education and therapy for adolescents and adults.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“Heavy emphasis. All patients required to attend during treatment.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Done non-judgementally with care and concern to break denial.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Gender specific program, women’s and men’s issues in recovery emphasized. Unique children’s program, ages 7-12.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, California 92270