Why The Rio Retreat Center?

“With the Rio Retreat Center, we’ve created a safe and nurturing environment where people can gain deep personal insights into their personal issues and overcome obstacles and jump start their recovery.”
- Jean Collins-Stuckert, Executive Director

Life-Changing Experiences

We're all human, and at times we may have a tendency to feel anxious, frustrated, inadequate, and a variety of other emotions when faced with life's challenges and stresses. Our transformative intensive workshops have been designed by mental health experts to help people struggling with unresolved emotional trauma, addictions, grief, or personal issues, gain the tools necessary to improve their lives.

The workshops provided by the Rio Retreat Center take participants on a positive journey of self-reflection and self-discovery. All of the Rio Retreat Center's workshops are facilitated by licensed and certified professionals. Our experts have experience helping individuals identify the root causes for their negative behaviors and provides them with the tools necessary to transform their lives and begin making productive decisions.

Workshops That Will Benefit You

The Rio Retreat Center at The Meadows offers a wide variety of workshops designed to support you on your journey. These are:

Survivors I - This workshop delves into childhood trauma that impacts current daily life. Based on Senior Fellow, Pia Mellody’s pioneering work in her book, Facing Codependence, Survivors I is our signature workshop.

Survivors II - Survivors II is an advanced intensive customized to meet the needs of the participants. It is designed for those suffering from unresolved childhood and adult trauma who are seeking healing, as well as those struggling with self-defeating behaviors they wish to discontinue.

Couples Bootcamp - This workshop serves to help couples explore their relational difficulties in a safe environment, while learning how to work together to heal their relationship.

Love Addiction / Love Avoidance - This workshop is based on Pia Mellody's ground-breaking work conveyed in her book, Facing Love Addiction.

Family Matters - The Family Matters Workshop is designed to assist members of a family with establishing a supportive and healthy recovery environment by encouraging them to be authentic, communicate productively, utilize boundaries, and function in a healthy fashion.

Men's Sexual Recovery - Men’s Sexual Recovery addresses sexual obsession and compulsive behaviors. Men are often hesitant to discuss sexual feelings and experiences. Consequently, they carry burdens of shame, and painful memories of unresolved sexual experiences or uncontrolled sexual behaviors.

Journey of a Woman’s Heart: Finding True Intimacy - This workshop is created for women who want to explore unhealthy sexual patterns and behaviors that deeply impact their ability to connect relationally in healthy ways.

Healing Intimate Treason: For Partners of Sex Addiction - Working from a clinical model based on addiction and trauma, partners impacted by the destruction of sexual compulsion have the opportunity to begin healing from intimate betrayal.

Healing Heartache: A Grief And Loss Workshop - This workshop serves to assist participants in furthering resolution surrounding loss of all kinds.

Spirit Quest: Self Discovery Through Horses - Combining The Meadows Model, Somatic Experiencing® (SE), mindfulness, and natural horsemanship, this unique, cutting edge workshop allows for a distinct healing experience.

Mind & Heart: A Mindful Path To Wholehearted Living - The Mind & Heart workshop is a scientifically researched intervention that entails a mixture of highly informative material and experiential exercises using mindfulness and compassion.

The Betrayal Bond: Breaking Free of Exploitive Relationships - The Betrayal Bond workshop is designed to help participants free themselves from, and recover from, exploitive relationships, processes, and situations.

Discovery To Recovery: An Intensive Series For Couples Healing From Sex Addiction -  This workshop offers a safe and therapeuti­cally supported process designed to help couples whose relationships have been shattered by sex addiction to begin to heal and recover.

Register Today

Workshops at the Rio Retreat Center are designed to help you understand your own needs, desires, emotions, habits, and everything else that makes you who you are. The more you know about yourself, the better equipped you are to engage in healthy relationships and have an improved sense of self. To learn more about the Rio Retreat Center at The Meadows or to sign up for one of our groundbreaking workshops, call us at 800-244-4949 or fill out the form below and a representative will be happy to provide you more information.

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Intensive Workshops • Facilitating Healing • Empowering Emotional Growth

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