Triple Divide Lodge: Nurturing Mind, Body, and Spirit for Holistic Healing
At Triple Divide Lodge, healing begins from within. Our lodge is not just another treatment center; it is a haven that embraces the significance of nurturing the mind, body, and spirit to achieve fulfilling, lasting recovery. With a passionate commitment to helping young men and their families heal from the pains of substance abuse and addictions, Triple Divide Lodge has become a beacon of hope for individuals seeking a comprehensive and holistic approach to treatment. In this blog, we will explain the essence of our focus on Mind, Body, and Spirit and how it sets us apart in healing and rehabilitation.
Mind: Embracing Cognitive Renewal
At Triple Divide Lodge, we firmly believe that a healthy mind is the foundation of healing. Our therapeutic programs are rooted in cognitive renewal, emphasizing the importance of understanding and addressing the psychological and emotional aspects of addiction or other mental health challenges. Our experienced therapists and counselors provide a safe and non-judgmental environment to explore past traumas, negative thought patterns, and self-destructive behaviors. We help our clients build resilience and develop healthy coping mechanisms by fostering self-awareness and self-compassion.
Through various evidence-based approaches, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and mindfulness practices, we empower individuals to gain control over their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. The Mind component of our treatment encourages personal growth and equips our clients with valuable tools to navigate life’s challenges successfully.
Body: Healing through Physical Wellness
At Triple Divide Lodge, we acknowledge that a healthy body is a vessel for the mind and spirit. Our approach to physical wellness integrates a balance of nutrition, exercise, and clinical care. A team of skilled professionals works closely with clients to develop personalized plans tailored to their needs. Physical activities and exercise are incorporated into daily routines to promote physical strength, stamina, and overall well-being.
Proper nutrition is essential for restoring the body’s balance and aiding recovery. Students get to learn how to make healthy, delicious meals from whole foods with our experienced on-campus chef, Jeff Brown, and can participate in preparing meals for the group. As a certified nutritionist, Jeff educates clients about the significance of a well-balanced diet and how it positively impacts their mental health.
Furthermore, we understand the role of medical care in addiction recovery and mental health treatment, and have a registered nurse on staff to help with any medical needs. By nurturing the body, we facilitate healing and pave the way for a healthier and more fulfilling life.
Spirit: Cultivating Inner Harmony
The spiritual dimension is integral to the healing journey at Triple Divide Lodge. We embrace spirituality as an individual and personal exploration that transcends religious affiliations. Our lodge provides a serene environment where young men can connect with nature and discover their inner selves—finding and healing their own spirit while in recovery fosters an uplifting and motivating energy that can be difficult to maintain in times of struggle, but we believe is essential to a fulfilling life.
Clients are encouraged to explore their spiritual beliefs, values, and purpose through mindfulness practices, meditation, and expressive therapies. Our approach to spiritual healing fosters a sense of connection to something greater than oneself, instilling hope and renewing faith in life’s possibilities.
Triple Divide Lodge is a sanctuary of hope, fostering the integration of Mind, Body, and Spirit in recovery and personal growth. By acknowledging the interconnectedness of these three elements, we offer a unique and transformative treatment experience.
Our lodge is committed to guiding individuals toward self-discovery, self-empowerment, and lasting healing. Our focus on Mind, Body, and Spirit is the compass that leads our guests to reclaim their lives from addiction and other mental health challenges.
If you or a loved one seeks a holistic approach to healing and rehabilitation, join us at Triple Divide Lodge. Here, the path to recovery begins with embracing the integrative healing of Mind, Body, and Spirit.
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Patrick Hawkins is a Licensed Addictions Counselor. Since 1995 he has been dedicated to working with adolescents and young adults. He began working in this type of model in 1996 and has become a nationally trusted name utilizing the outdoors as a part of substance abuse treatment. He has led over 50 expeditions, accumulated over 1,100 days in the backcountry treating clients, and helped hundreds of young men and their families work toward recovery. Patrick helped teens with substance use disorders during his time as the Clinical Director of a wilderness therapy program for young men with drug and alcohol addictions. An expert in the field of experiential therapy, Patrick has led hundreds of clients on wilderness expeditions and supported their sobriety. Contact him at (406) 296-5776