In 17th century European culture, the sunflower served to illustrate devotion and constancy, reaching in faith and fidelity toward the divine.
Concurrently, there appeared the rise of emblem books, featuring a set of woodblocks or engravings paired with epigrams, or a brief verse. The accompanying text gave meaning to the individual image, transforming it into a "speaking picture" that conveyed its message without verbal explanation.
It is in this contextual framework that we present the Mirasol Icons, commissioned to convey the Mirasol philosophy and represent the recovery process — steeped in constancy and devotion toward healing the mind, the body, the spirit.
"Her hearth is her earth, a place to wrap oneself in knowledge, inspiration, and acceptance."
Nestled into the Sonoran landscape is a place of welcome where serenity joins knowledge creating a powerful partner in recovery.
"The integration of mind body spirit gives the frail human reed its unshakable strength."
Addressing all three aspects of human potential is the most successful road to self-discovery and ultimate healing.
"Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed if not faced."
Celebrating the diversity of each individual through customized treatment is a powerful elixir for self-revelation and renewal.
"As if by instinct, the sunflower turns toward the sun which in turn enables it to grow strong deep roots with a connection to Mother Earth."
Instilling authentic belief in self through a variety of state-of-the-art therapies, combined with deep introspection in a nurturing environment, is the touchstone for a peace-filled and purposeful recovery.
"To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides."
Staying committed to recovery requires great courage and commitment, made all the easier by weekly support for a year following treatment.