Addiction Resource Guide

Cottonwood de Tucson
Psychiatric Hospital with Integrated Chemical Dependency Treatment

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"CARF accreditated 12 Step based, 4-6 week program offering dual diagnosis, individualized treatment, detoxification, medical management, group therapy, experiential therapy, nutritional counseling and a strong family program."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Treatment is based on a 4-to-6 week, intensive program that includes a solid base of medical management, 12 Step concepts, family involvement, group therapy, nutritional counseling and individualized small specialty groups. The goal of the program is to provide the tools to develop and maintain health and balance, and to improve the quality of life."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"In addition to a medical and physical examination, patients also participate in a detailed psychiatric assessment for underlying mental health issues to address them during treatment. Our dual diagnosis program has proven to have a positive effect on preventing relapse after treatment."

Family Program:

"Our 5-day Family Program is designed to bring awareness, understanding and resolution for both the patient and family members."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Patients attend 12 Step programs daily."

Position on Confrontation:

"Self defeating behaviors are confronted in a caring, respectful manner."

Additional Characteristics:

"Female Adolescent Program, Specialized Groups, InnerPath Workshops, Alumni Reunions."


    Number of Beds: 74
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Adolescent Admits: 83
    Adult Admits: 643
    Average Length of Stay 28-45 days
    Percent of Women 55%
    Percent under 25 35%
    Percent with College Education: 70%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:80%

  • 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:
  • Adolescents (Ages 13-17)
  • Family

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma Resolution
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Crystal Meth
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Systems
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Native American
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Prescription Drugs Addiction
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


    Self-pay Cost: $995 per day/all inclusive
    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: Yes


    Licensed by: Arizona Dept. of Health
    Type of License: Level 1 Behavioral Health
    Accredited by: CARF

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 877-4520
    General Information: (520) 743-0411
    Address: 4110 W. Sweetwater Dr.
    Tucson, AZ 85745