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Betty Ford Center

39000 Bob Hope Dr PO Box 1560, Rancho Mirage, California, 92270
Betty Ford Center has provided world-class addiction treatment services in Rancho Mirage, California, since 1982. With the opening of an outpatient center in West Los Angeles in February 2015, Betty Ford Center now offers the full continuum of services based on the 12 Steps, including assessment and evaluation, residential, detox, IOP, mental health, day treatment, intensive outpatient, outpatient and sober living housing. We also specialize in treatment for professionals, young adults and those suffering from chronic pain, as well as prevention and education programs for families and children. Insurance options are now available at the Betty Ford Center, making treatment more affordable for patients. The Betty Ford Center is a part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, the nation’s largest nonprofit treatment provider. With 16 sites in California, Minnesota, Oregon, Illinois, New York, Florida, Massachusetts, Colorado and Texas, the Foundation offers prevention and recovery solutions nationwide and across the entire continuum of care to help youth and adults reclaim their lives from the disease of addiction. We offer individualized addiction treatment for every individual with the length of stay dependent on the patient’s needs.

Facility Highlights

  • World-class addiction treatment that is evidence based
  • Major insurances accepted
  • Individualized addiction treatment for every individual

Specialization

  • Day Treatment Program

    Day Treatment - Weekday outpatient rehab at our Rancho Mirage campus: Evidence-based day treatment at the Betty Ford Center provides you with the most intensive level of outpatient care—and surrounds you with a multidisciplinary rehab team dedicated to your recovery. Programming takes place weekdays on our main campus in Rancho Mirage, California, with patients living at home or in nearby gender-specific sober residences staffed by the Betty Ford Center. Tailored to meet your specific needs, day treatment is an especially effective rehab option if you have experienced chronic relapse, have made multiple attempts at treatment, or are struggling with co-occurring mental health issues such as depression or anxiety.
  • Residential Treatment

    Residential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.

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Meet the Staff

  • Steve Eickelberg, MD
    Steve Eickelberg, MDMedical Director
    Steve Eickelberg, MD, is the Betty Ford Center Medical Director, specializing in addiction-related psychiatric and psychotherapy services. He most recently led a private practice in Paradise Valley, AZ, serving individuals, couples, families and family businesses, health professionals, airline pilots and professional athletes. He earned his medical degree at the University of Oregon and interned in surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He also held residencies at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center.
  • Mark Baumgartner, MEd, LPC, LCDC
    Mark Baumgartner, MEd, LPC, LCDCSenior Director of Clinical Services
    Mark Baumgartner, MEd, LPC, LCDC, has over 25 years of clinical experience, including 14 years in a leadership capacity, Mark Baumgartner brings a wealth of knowledge and skill to his role as the Senior Director of Clinical Services for the Betty Ford Center. Mark’s work spans the entire addiction treatment continuum for all ages. He has worked as a counselor, caseworker, therapist, youth specialist, director of inpatient services, and, most recently, director of the new Betty Ford Center outpatient clinic in West Los Angeles. In his current role, he oversees clinical services for both the outpatient clinic and the Betty Ford Center’s flagship inpatient treatment hospital in Rancho Mirage. Mark was instrumental in developing the Young Adult Recovery Program at the Betty Ford Center and has provided key leadership in developing other clinical products, designing and implementing treatment and documentation standards, and providing clinical training. In addition to his 14 years of experience with the Betty Ford Center, Mark has worked in a variety of other addiction treatment, mental health and corrections settings in Texas and Arizona. Mark holds a Master of Education degree in Counseling from Stephen F. Austin (Tex.) State University. He has been a Licensed Professional Counselor since 1996 and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor since 1991.

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Betty Clinic is neutrally-acceptable. ! They treat you as a reflection of yourself! I was fed like a King! Others... not so much:) They said I have an inflated ego... but I am certain they have no idea what that means. Computer, end dictation and send... No! wai---
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No sense of urgency with trying to get in. called for assessment and didn\'t give me a time so pushed off for another day. 3 days now - I threw out my plans. I\'ll figure out. I\'m sure it is great if you can wait.
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In many cases we were treated as inmates rather than patients. The beds are very uncomfortable and I would recommend taking your own bedding or buying some online while you are there. Some management are condescending. The food is basic cafeteria. Given that I was self pay ($1200 a day) I expected more.
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I highly recommend Betty Ford STRICTLY for SINGLES ONLY! Pros: 1) CO-ED (enough said). 2) Your allowed to keep your cellphones (even during detox). 3) Unlimited & unmonitored internet access to any & all video chat apps/services (i.e messenger, Snapchat,Skype,face time etc. for those lonely nites in your room) 4) All patients are allowed to roam around unsupervised/unchecked. Last but not least (my fav) 5) multiple locations both on/off campus (i.e. single occupancy restrooms, unoccupied staff buildings on weekends etc.) to get a"hands on experience" aka "quickie" with new found friends, who btw are addicts as well. Cons: 1)length of program is way too short to get to know a person. 2) after curfew you must sleep alone. So again I say that Betty Ford is strictly for SINGLES ONLY!!!!
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Betty is top notch from a treatment perspective and a great place to start your sober journey. The 1 issue is a big lack of 1:1; however Betty stablizes you and get you in the right path. Not sure you can ask for more.