Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Center is a highly effective drug and alcohol addiction treatment center with locations throughout both Scottsdale & Phoenix, Arizona. We help men and women ages 18 and up who are suffering from drug addiction, alcohol abuse and even those with co-occurring mental health disorders. We are considered among Arizona’s more affordable drug and alcohol rehab options, and also work with many of the nation’s leading private PPO health insurance plans. Our array of services includes: intervention & family guidance, medical detoxification, residential style treatment (PHP), intensive outpatient rehab (IOP) and even aftercare & structured sober living housing.
ABOUT ILLUMINATE RECOVERY AND WELLNESS CENTERS
Located in Scottsdale, Ariz., a city celebrated for its active recovery community, Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers offers offers a full continuum of treatment programs for adults struggling with chemical dependency and co-occurring disorders. The treatment provider offers a partial hospitalization program (PHP), an intensive outpatient program (IOP), and aftercare services. In addition, Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers partners with local treatment providers to facilitate medical detoxification, if necessary, and sober living housing.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Before beginning treatment, clients participate in an initial substance abuse and mental health assessment to help clinicians form a individualized treatment program. If a client requires a heightened level of care, the individual may be referred to the facility’s partial hospitalization program PHP). Clinicians may also recommend that the client reside in a sober living facility. According to the facility’s website, Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers offers comprehensive 28-, 60-, and 90-day PHP curriculums.
Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers’ programming blends evidence-based treatments with a range of holistic treatment methods. During PHP, clients participate in individual and group counseling sessions that utilize a variety of modalities, including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT). These modalities are designed tothat may contribute to addiction and modify behavior. To accommodate personal preferences, Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers offers both .
To treat dually diagnosed clients, Illuminate offers eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) to help clients overcome past traumatic events. Clients may also attend disorder-specific counseling sessions and receive ongoing medication management. In addition to evidence-based treatments, clients also participate in a range of holistic treatments, which includes art and, equine therapy, therapeutic recreation, massage therapy, and nutritional counseling.
While IOP offers similar programming, clients meet less frequently than in PHP. In some cases, alumni of PHP may utilize IOP as a “step-down” aftercare service. However, Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers also offers aftercare services for up to six months. Aftercare services include referrals to recovery housing, recovery coaching, referrals to community-based support networks, and access to the treatment provider’s alumni community.
Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers employs a multidisciplinary team of masters-level substance abuse counselors and treatment technicians. Holistic services may be provided by specialists, while clients with co-occurring disorders may meet with consulting mental health professionals. According to the facility’s website, the facility offers a client-to-staff ratio of 1:6.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers partners with The Sobriety Experience, which operates a network of gender-specific sober living facilities. According to, the upscale sober housing facilities feature flat-screen TVs with cable, WiFi access, double-occupancy bedrooms, on-site pools, meditation areas, and well-furnished communal areas. Facilities are close proximity to local eateries, shopping, transportation, and self-help meetings. Residents adhere to a structured, recovery-oriented schedule and regularly enjoy recreational outings within the community.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
The sole alum polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing praised the facility. Out of five stars, alum Janice gave perfect five-star ratings for the facility’s accommodations and amenities and its overall treatment effectiveness. “This was my 6th attempt at treatment for my drug addiction, and I cannot thank these guys enough for all they did for me,” alum Janice wrote. “Today I am 8 months sober and living the dream…THANK YOU!”
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
While Best-rehabs.com has yet to receive alumni feedback to date, secondary sources revealed very positive opinions among loved ones. On the facility’s Facebook page, which Illuminate can manage, six reviewers all awarded the facility perfect five-star ratings.  Loved ones tended to report sustained recovery among family and friends. “I have some friends who have gone through treatment at illuminate and are still sober and doing great,” Brett, a representative reviewer, wrote.
Illuminate Recovery and Wellness Centers accepts most private PPO health insurance plans for PHP and IOP, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, Aetna, and United Healthcare. However, the facility does not accept Medicare or Medicaid. No information is available concerning the cost of sober housing.