Trusted by Professionals

A history of expert treatment

At Rio Retreat Center, our innovative workshops have been designed by experts in their fields and are facilitated by licensed, master’s-level therapists and certified professionals. Many of our workshops have been developed in collaboration with our Senior Fellows, who are world-renowned industry experts, authors, and researchers. Our Senior Fellows have decades of experience and provide clinical guidance and training to the entire Meadows Behavioral Healthcare family of treatment programs, including Rio Retreat Center. It is this level of knowledge that is integrated into each of our workshops, along with our staff’s passionate commitment to helping individuals grow and change that makes us trusted by professionals.

Our Expertise

Our Senior Fellows include:

  • Pia Mellody
  • Claudia Black, PhD, MSW
  • Patrick Carnes, PhD, CAS
  • Bessel van der Kolk, MD
  • Peter Levine, PhD
  • Tian Dayton, MA, PhD, T.E.P
  • Kevin McCauley, MD
  • Stefanie Carnes, PhD
  • Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RDN
  • Jenni Schaefer
  • Resmaa Menakem, MSW, LICSW, SEP
  • Richard Schwartz, PhD

Our entire staff is committed to helping our patients realize long-term recovery and improved mental health.

Find the Life You Desire

Workshops at Rio Retreat Center are designed to help you understand your own needs, desires, emotions, habits, and everything else that makes you who you are. The more you know about yourself, the better equipped you are to engage in healthy relationships and have an improved sense of self. To learn more about Rio Retreat Center, please contact us to speak to a Workshop Coordinator.