For Referring Professionals

The Ridge is a place where providers can confidently refer their patients, knowing they will receive exceptional care and treatment that meets the highest, evidence-based standards, in a compassionate and supportive setting.
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Our Three-Tiered Approach

The Ridge offers a three-tiered, comprehensive design for recovery care, from medically monitored withdrawal management through intensive residential treatment, as well as sober living accommodations for those who want to extend their stay.

All residential rooms are private with ensuite baths. As an extension of Rushford and a part of Hartford HealthCare’s Behavioral Health Network, your patients will also have access to treatment for co-occurring conditions.

Withdrawal Management

Our 16-bed withdrawal management program is for adults who need medically monitored detoxification from substances including alcohol, opiates, benzodiazepines, inhalants, stimulants and more. Individuals are assigned private, single rooms with ensuite bathrooms Treatment time is generally 3-5 days.

Intensive Treatment Program

Our 36-bed residential intensive treatment program for adults employs a variety of holistic and evidence-based approaches tailored to an individual’s specific needs. This generally includes 30 hours of group therapy per week, and weekly individual sessions with a clinician. The program also offers:

  • Medication management
  • Trauma informed care
  • Emotional and spiritual support
  • Art and pet therapy
  • Sound healing
  • Acu-Detox
  • Financial counseling and other programs to improve and enhance life skills
  • Recreation and fitness options, including access to a full Planet Fitness workout center as well as walking trails, yoga, and movement classes.
  • Premier dining, including vegetarian and gluten-free options.
  • Family support and alumni programs

Time spent in the program may vary, with the average length of stay is 14 – 21 days.

Extended Stay Options

The Ridge has 9 beautifully appointed sober living accommodations with private rooms and ensuite baths for people to those extend their stay in a substance-free, supportive environment dedicated to sustained recovery. Extended stay residents have the option to participate in additional services, including individual and group therapies. These are privately paid services.

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Our Expertise

The Ridge employs an outstanding an unequaled team of experts in the field of addiction and recovery who are dedicated to helping each individual achieve a sustainable sobriety and a healthier life.

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Patient Referrals

To refer a patient, please call 877.307.4343 or complete this attached physician-to-physician contact referral form.