Treatment Modalities

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What Sets Casa Palmera Apart

To individualize an optimal treatment program for our residents’ specific needs, our therapeutic staff draws from the following modalities:

Medical Modalities

Primary Care

  • History and Physical
  • Monitoring physical health and safety
  • Prescribing necessary medication
  • Psychiatric Care
  • Mental Health Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Prescribing medications as needed

Psychotherapy Modalities

Here at Casa Palmera, our healthcare professional staff works, through individual and group therapies, to assist you on your path to recovery. Psychotherapeutic approaches may include these models:

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Interpersonal/Group Therapy (IPT) including:

Body Image Therapy

  • Food and Feeling
  • Relapse Prevention
  • 12-Step Program
  • ED/CD Education

Exposure Therapies for Trauma

Thought Field Therapy (TFT)

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

Nutritional Therapies

Nutrition is a core part of a healthy lifestyle, but we understand that nutrition can be both overwhelming and seemingly complex topic. Casa Palmera’s individualized nutrition plans reinforce the basic principles of healthy eating and living. For more information about our philosophy on healthy eating, visit our Nutrition page.

Nutritional Therapies include:

Nutritional Counseling

Nutritional Supplementation

Holistic Medicine

At Casa Palmera, we emphasize treating the whole person, including physical, nutritional, environmental, emotional, social, spiritual and lifestyle values. Our holistic approach helps to free you from your symptoms and enhances your strength in your recovery.

Holistic medicine components:

  • Acupuncture
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Homeopathic Medicine
  • Naturopathic Medicine

Bodywork Therapies

Learning and discovering effective relaxation and stress relief methods can have an enlightening impact on your personal well-being. Relaxation reminds us that it is beneficial to take time to regain our personal inner strength and release stress.

Help relax your body through:

  • Bodywork (massage)
  • Acupuncture
  • Healing Touch
  • Reiki

Physical Therapy and Exercise

To promote whole-person wellness, Casa Palmera offers physical therapy as well as exercise opportunities to support the realignment of body, mind and spirit.

Enjoy your physical activity in:

  • Physical Therapy assessment and treatments
  • Exercise assessment and recommendations
  • Personal Training / Functional Fitness
  • Yin Yoga
  • Flow Yoga
  • Restorative Yoga
  • Ropes Course
  • Climbing Wall

Expressive Therapies

We understand it can sometimes be difficult to express yourself through words. Casa Palmera’s expressive therapies are designed to allow you to engage in the process of recovery using various forms of non-verbal communications. Our expressive therapies are a place for creativity and are free from all judgments and critiques.

Express yourself in:

  • Art Therapy

Lifestyle Practices / Nature Therapies

We offer healthy lifestyle practices that encourage you to reflect on, and develop, your goals throughout your recovery time at Casa Palmera and thereafter. Dedicating time to explore and expand your personal well-being is a powerful element to your healing.

Discover life tools in:

  • Healthy Lifestyle Counseling
  • Spiritual Well-being
  • Nature walks
  • Recreational Activities

Many of the above healing therapies are options available from our various wellness and treatment programs. Participation in one or more of these programs is mutually agreed upon by you, your therapist, and your treatment team as a part of your individualized treatment planning. NOTE: This list of modalities is always evolving and may include modalities not currently offered at Casa Palmera. As our program grows and changes, we cannot always guarantee that all these specific modalities will be offered at time of residency and may be subject to change without notice.

Please see our full list of treatment options »