Promises Behavioral Health opens Brightwater Landing, a substance abuse and mental health treatment center that blends traditional, experiential and adventure-based therapies, exceptional clinical and medical staff, and upscale amenities in a mountainside setting overlooking the Susquehanna River. Wrightsville, PA (PRWEB) Jan. 5, 2015 \u2013 Promises Behavioral Health, a leading nationwide provider of behavioral health care programs, opened a new, state-of-the-art substance abuse and mental health treatment center on a scenic bluff bordering Lancaster County in southeastern Pennsylvania. Brightwater Landing provides a unique blend of traditional, experiential and adventure-based therapies for individuals suffering from substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders. Within a gated, private, mountainside setting, clients benefit from the care of distinguished addiction and mental health experts, a wide array of therapies, and upscale amenities. \u201cAt Brightwater Landing, our clinical focus is on trauma and underlying issues that drive addiction\u2014distinguishing it from many treatment centers in the region,\u201d says Executive Director Lori DeVirgilio. \u201cOur beautiful setting provides a safe, natural haven where clients can build emotional strength and resiliency while reconnecting with themselves and loved ones.\u201d Brightwater Landing\u2019s programs include: \tOnsite Medical Detox \u2013 Clients receive medical detox services with onsite, licensed physicians and psychiatrists who utilize the latest research-backed medications. \tCo-Occurring Disorders Treatment \u2013 Clients with addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders receive integrated treatment from a skilled team of psychiatrists, master\u2019s-level therapists and nurses, and develop resiliency to manage addiction and psychological challenges simultaneously. \tAddiction Treatment \u2013 Brightwater Landing\u2019s clinical team identifies and treats both the symptoms and the underlying emotional, behavioral, social and trauma-related factors that contribute to substance abuse. With an emphasis on hands-on learning through experiential therapies, clients develop the insights and skills that promote long-term recovery. During their stay at Brightwater Landing, clients reside in picturesque cottages that are individualized treatment communities unto themselves. With a maximum of 10 individuals in each home, this setting encourages shared experiences of recovery and growth, which promotes strong treatment communities and sustained recovery. Program features include: \tTraditional as well as experiential and adventure-based therapies such as a ropes course, therapeutic drumming, yoga, art therapy and walking meditation \tProgramming designed by a distinguished team of clinicians that includes complex trauma pioneer Christine Courtois, PhD, ABPP, and addictions and intimacy disorders expert Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S \tTrauma-focused therapies including EMDR and neurofeedback \tFamily involvement throughout treatment, provided by dedicated family therapists offering varied forms of couples and family therapy \tWeekend intensive programs focused on individual and family healing, trauma resolution, relationship-building, spirituality and lifelong recovery \tIntegration of surrounding nature as a healing component of treatment and a metaphor for life challenges \tEmphasis on a healthy lifestyle supported by physical activity and engaging, sober activities \tNourishing cuisine prepared by a gourmet chef, incorporating locally grown and organic foods \tMany forms of insurance accepted \tComprehensive continuing care and discharge planning \u201cWe are thrilled to further expand our services in the Northeast,\u201d said Dr. David Sack, CEO of Promises Behavioral Health. \u201cWe believe that Brightwater Landing\u2019s inspirational setting combined with a team of specially trained clinicians and the use of traditional, medical, adventure-based and experiential therapeutic approaches will offer a transformational treatment option for those struggling with addiction and co-occurring disorders.\u201d The Brightwater Landing team is hosting an open house January 23, 2015, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Professionals in the surrounding regions are invited to tour the facility and meet and greet with the team. To learn more about Brightwater Landing, visit www.brightwaterlanding.com. About Promises Behavioral Health Promises Behavioral Health is a family of behavioral health care programs that includes Promises Treatment Centers, The Ranch, The Sexual Recovery Institute, Right Step, Journey Healing Centers, The Sundance Center, Lucida Treatment Center, Clarity Way, COPAC, Brightwater Landing and The Recovery Place. Elements offers comprehensive, innovative treatment for substance abuse, sexual addiction, trauma, eating disorders and other mental health disorders. We are committed to delivering clinically sophisticated treatment that promotes permanent lifestyle change, not only for the patient but for the entire family system. For more information about Promises Behavioral Health, visit elementsbh4.wpengine.com.