An Integrative Eating Disorder Treatment Program for Adolescents

Mirasol's adolescent eating disorder treatment program treats the whole person — mind, body, and spirit.

Our residential treatment program for teen girls ages 12 to 17 is small — only 10 beds — which allows us to tailor our programs to individual client needs.

Upon admission, each teen receives a thorough medical, emotional, psychiatric, educational, developmental, nutritional and social assessment by Mirasol clinicians. A multidisciplinary treatment team including physicians, psychiatrists, psychotherapists, nurses, dietitians and practitioners of alternative medicine work together to develop a treatment plan for your daughter based on their presenting issues and individual needs and goals. On a weekly basis, clients meet with and their treatment teams to set goals and monitor progress. Decisions about medication are made collaboratively with the teen, the family and the psychiatrist.

The staff works closely with the families or primary caregivers to help the teen integrate new behaviors and skills. They gain confidence, learn personal responsibility, recover from eating disorder behaviors, and eventually make a smooth transition home.

Teens participate in group therapy, which includes psycho-educational groups, process groups and daily life skills groups. Daily life skills groups include time management, cooking, menu planning and shopping. Most important are the skills in problem solving — the cognitive steps they can use to handle any situation that arises. Mirasol's goal is to equip your teen with the skills and tools she needs to live successfully in the world.

The teen program combines an expansive array of outdoor activities with a strong inward-focused therapeutic program. Sports include hiking, camping and caving. Weekends are structured with recreational and social activites that will reintroduce "fun" into your teen's life

What Our Clients Say

Watch these videos of our clients describing in their own words their experiences at Mirasol:

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Ayla's Finale

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Having Faith

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Tori's Story
FREE Eating Disorder Support Group!

FREE weekly eating disorder support group for adults struggling with food and body image issues . Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 pm at 3438 North Country Club Road in Tucson. For more information, call 888-520-1700.

"Mirasol is light years ahead of any other program in the country."

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Address: 2954 N Campbell Ave. #157

Admissions: 888-520-1700

Office: 520-546-3200