The Meadows exists to heal your unresolved emotional trauma and provide you with the tools to transform your life. Whether you or someone you love is entering treatment for the first time, or a relapse occurs, The Meadows Model is unparalleled in producing successful outcomes for recovery and a proven vanguard for treating trauma and addiction.
Our private treatment programs help men and women struggling to overcome emotional trauma, addiction, complex mental health issues, and co-occurring conditions in a safe, confidential setting.
Patients in our care follow a proven timeline designed to help them identify, understand, treat and overcome their addictions and negative behaviors.
Extensive assessments create the basis for an accurate, personalized recovery plan.Learn More
Acquire the means to better cope with life, and live in the present.Learn More
Clinical guidance by world-renowned experts.Learn More
Stay(ing) connected in your recovery.Learn More
We understand a one-size-fits-all approach to treatment isn’t beneficial to most individuals. Therefore, we offer a specialized continuum of behavioral health services designed to meet your needs.
Family members and their loved one work together from the time of admission to break dysfunctional cycles and patterns.Learn More
Providing your patients the highest quality care from our masters’ level clinicians, board-certified psychiatrists, and 24-hour nursing staff.Learn More
Providing you a customized treatment experience that respects and honors your specific needs.Learn More
Events & Workshops
WorkshopMind & Heart: A Mindful Path to Wholehearted Living
This workshop for professionals is a 3-day intensive for individuals who want to further their own healing and for those who assist others in the healing journey. This workshop acknowledges that many people have encountered difficult situations as children and as adults: trauma, abuse, neglect, break-ups, betrayal, disappointment, failures, illness, loss, and grief. Yet, humans are resilient creatures - they generally find ways to survive. However, surviving isn’t the same as thriving! Indeed, many times the very adaptations that helped people to survive get in the way of really living life wholeheartedly.
Psychiatrist, researcher, teacher, and workshop designer, Jon Caldwell, DO, PhD, will personally facilitate the workshop. The Mind & Heart workshop is a scientifically researched intervention that entails a mixture of highly informative material and experiential exercises using mindfulness and compassion. Because these ancient practices will be applied in unique ways to heal past wounds, people of various skill levels with mindfulness can benefit from the workshop. Also, the practice of mindfulness and compassion does not need to interfere with workshop participants’ spiritual beliefs, but can serve to deepen existing belief systems. All that is needed is a curious mind, a willing heart, and an intention to heal!
16.0 Continuing Education Credits or NBCC Clock Hours Available
Cost: $1500 per person, all inclusive of two meals on Friday, three meals Saturday, one meal Sunday, lodging at Rio Retreat Bunkhouse, and ground transportation from and back to the Phoenix Airport.
Registration: Call The Meadows 800-244-4949
WorkshopPost-Induction Therapy (PIT) Advanced Inner Child & Feeling Reduction Training 2018
The advanced PIT training teaches participants to facilitate experiential trauma work, including both Inner Child and Feeling Reduction trauma work. The Inner Child work focuses on educating participants to teach their clients how to re-parent the wounded parts of self through nurturing, affi rming, and limit setting. The Feeling Reduction work teaches participants to assist clients in detoxing negative childhood emotions and in releasing negative introjects from childhood relational trauma. Both areas of work assist the client in learning to love the self, as well as reducing the overall emotional reactivity in the present, allowing for enhanced relationships with others.
Facilitator: Sarah Bridge, in addition to her private practice in Scottsdale, Arizona, during the past 10 years has lectured and co-facilitated over 100 PIT trainings with Pia Mellody for mental health professionals sponsored by The Meadows. Presently, she continues to work with Pia Mellody teaching and training staff at The Meadows Treatment Center. Sarah holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from UCLA and a Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work from USC. She has over 30 years of experience working in the mental health fi eld with trauma survivors. In the past, she has worked in both outpatient and inpatient hospital settings including UCLA and John's Hopkins Hospital, as well as in outpatient community mental health clinics in Ithaca, NY and Phoenix, AZ. Additionally, Sarah provides case consultation to other clinicians nationwide and internationally and has conducted the PIT trainings in Europe as well.
Co-facilitator: Deirdre Stewart is the Director of Trauma Resolution Services for Meadows Behavioral Healthcare. She holds a Bachelor of Communication from Pepperdine University, in Malibu, CA and received a Master's in Counseling from The University of New England in New South Wales. Stewart completed internships at South Pacifi c Private in Sydney, Australia; Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan, CT; and Family Behavioral Health IOP in Boca Raton, FL. She is a licensed professional in the state of Arizona and is trained in both EMDR and SE. Deirdre's training also includes Pia Mellody's Post Induction Therapy and Inner Child and Feeling Reduction intensives. Before relocating back to the United States in 2008, Stewart was in private practice at Hong Kong Psychological Services in Hong Kong.
February 19-23 | April 9-13 | October 15-19
Rio Retreat Center At The Meadows
1245 Jack Burden Rd., Wickenburg, AZ 85390
After this training, participants will be able to:
Qualifications include a master's or doctorate in a helping or educational profession, certifi cation/state licenses, ordained clergy status and present employment in counseling services. Post Induction Therapy (PIT) Training is a prerequisite to the advanced Inner Child & Feeling Reduction Training.
$1,500 per person includes the five-day intensive training, training materials, and 33 continuing education credits. Confi rmation letter will be emailed.
Please contact Deb Stone at 928-684-4088 to register.
|Registration||8:00 – 8:30 a.m.||Lunch||12:00 – 1:00 p.m.|
|Training||8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Training||1:00 –4:30 p.m.|
The Meadows provides 33 continuing education credits from the following agencies:
Cancellation policy: For a full refund (less cost of homework materials sent), a written cancellation notice must be received 60 days prior to the training. Cancellations received less than 60 days prior will be refunded less cost of training materials and a $500 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given on or after the workshop date.
Special Assistance: The Meadows is committed to providing all attendees equal access to this event; call two weeks prior to event for ADA needs.
Continuing Education Credits: In order to obtain a certifi cate of completion, you must attend the training in its entirety. No partial credit will be given. No exceptions. Please note that it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification boards to determine eligibility to meet your continuing education requirements.
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