Everyone's path to recovery looks different. For many people, getting away from the daily grind can be essential to recovery.
Between 50 and 90 percent of those in recovery will relapse. But having a chance to get away and stay in a sober environment that helps reconnect you with your spirit can prevent that from happening.
Going to a recovery retreat can be a life-changing experience, but often the biggest challenge is finding a resort that's right for you.
If you're in a 12-step program and looking to enhance your recovery, keep reading for the best recovery retreats in the United States.
5 Recovery Retreats You Must Check Out
There are many different types of retreats catering to the specific needs of their patients. Centers range from those targeted toward specific needs, such as the retreat treatment center model, to those targeted toward identity groups, such as women's recovery retreats.
Here are a few of our recommendations for rehab retreats across the United States.
A One Fasting Retreat - Santa Ysabel, CA
This 6-day retreat is nestled in the beautiful forests of California on a 4-acre ranch allowing you to get away from the world for a few days. The program includes a detoxifying component using 32 different herbs and parasite cleansing.
This program is geared toward health education, with the goal that patients will know as much as possible about health by the time they leave.
This retreat is non-denominational and open to all. The cost for 6 days is $1,750, which includes professional colon hydrotherapy.
Western Spirit Enrichment Center - Sedona, AZ
If you're looking for something in more of a Southwestern environment, this retreat offers outdoor activities that reflect the true beauty of Arizona.
This retreat provides holistic, non-religious practices focusing on getting connected with the mind, body, and spirit while engaging in the natural world in Sedona. The week-long sober retreat hopes to bring you to a new level of spiritual consciousnessduring your stay.
This retreat is offered to individuals and couples. The cost for the week-long program is $1,595 per person or $1,995 per couple. Expenses include housing, workshops, and outdoor activities.
Ann's Sanctuary of the Rose - Cascade, CO
This program is open to anyone and encourages a peaceful environment for a positive and rejuvenating stay.
The retreat is limited to a private guesthouse and is more freeform in terms of how you spend your time there. It is perfect for those who need a retreat while still having control over their own time and schedule.
The cost depends on the duration of your stay and varies depending on the time of the year. Meals are not included in the cost of your stay.
Serenity Retreat for Healing and Spiritual Renewal - Bellville, TX
This retreat is one hour west of Houston and offers services for addiction recovery using religion-based practices.
Religion-based sober retreats may deter some, but this retreat accepts everyone. However, if you're looking for a retreat that involves personal faith, this location is perfect as it offers support and ministry sessions to visitors.
The typical stay is two days and one night. The cost is $210.94 which includes meals.
Eupepsia Wellness Retreat Center Virginia - Bland, VA
This East Coast retreat is designed for those looking to de-stress, detox, and reconnect with their spirit.
This retreat is on a sliding scale, giving different recommended amounts per person but also allowing any donations to be given. Donated amounts go toward room, board, non-flight transportation, and full access to the spa and other amenities.
You and Your Recovery Retreat
Finding the best recovery retreat for you is a personal journey. Whatever you choose, make sure you stay for the duration of the retreat, as leaving early could have serious impacts on your recovery.
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