Decision Point Center

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505 Whipple Street
Prescott, AZ 86301
8884973954 Visit Website
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  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted
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Decision Point takes a contemporary view of addiction as a chronic disease, not a choice. And like any chronic condition, addiction must be managed throughout one’s life. But this does not mean having to live life any less fully or with limitations. On the contrary, we believe that by learning to manage the condition of addiction and its associated disorders, people become better at learning to overcome the many other adversities they will encounter throughout their lives. We believe that treating addiction should be seen as a positive and healthful path of hope and growth.

Decision Point Center Reviews and Ratings Details

The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.

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Decision point is like no other program i\'ve been too. They care, and worked with me so i could do the 90 program. And they helped me a great deal after discharging to make sure i was on the right pa...


I went to Decision Point Center almost 9 years ago. I had gone to multiple 30 day facilities that didn’t work for me. The long term care and attention to why I used is what worked for me. I just cel...


Decision Point helped to save my life & showed me that life without alcohol was possible. The staff truly cared about my wellness & sobriety. They were there for me & my family through some very diffi...


Do NOT consider this treatment center. Everyone working here is ex convicts with tattoos and bad attitudes. They are extremely unprofessional. The operational systems are a disaster and living routine...


The program at Decision Point saved my sons life. I am grateful for every person that was involved in his recovery. The program is run by professionals that all have some type of experience with addic...


You prepare your own meals here. I love the apt. style living.They were really able to connect with everyone on an individual level. More options on nightly meeting


Decision Point saved my life literally!! I will never be able to show my gratitude or appreciation to the staff! This unfortunately isn't my first time in treatment, but has been the most beneficial. ...


decision point is a fantastic center to go to for recovery and behavior health!! the staff is amazing at what they do. They truly care about their clients and want the absolute best for them! i would ...


it was good


So thankful for what my life is today. Without DP I’m not sure where I would be. I have HOPE now.


From the moment I entered this facility, I was treated with love and respect. I was completely broken and beaten down from my addiction and trauma I had endured. With the help of the incredible staff ...


My son was in Decision Point's detox, inpatient, and sober living facilities. He has been in many others, and I can say Decision Point was the best. His counselor got my son's respect, and took a very...


When I entered Decision Point I was an empty, emotionless shell of a women. I truly believe that this program brought me back from the brink of death: emotionally, physically and spiritually. I will n...


I do NoT recommend this facility if you are a adult that has any sort of class and professional background. This is a good facility for those fresh out of jail or fresh off the streets with no place t...


I am very grateful for everyone at Decision Point, they have given me a second chance and the opportunity to get my life back. The staff have always been very helpful and caring towards my treatment a...


This place really made the difference. I have been to many treatment centers in the past and this one is a cut above the rest. I came in to treatment with a horrible attitude and outlook, but the thin...


I feel that DP really helped me. They give you the skills to cope with your addiction out in every day life. The living corters give you the feeling of independence and the connections that I was able...


This is my second time coming through DP. Many staff here actually care about the clients and are very helpful. Dave has helped me out so much both times that I was here. From being my first primary t...


12 step abstinence only faith based treatment. Half the staff were newly (1 year sometimes) recovering addicts who were in charge of leading group counseling, dispersing medication, and the 2 psychiat...


Compassionate staff, highly trained, well organized, these staff members truly care about the client and their well being. I would recommend this facility to anyone who is struggling themselves, or wh...


Strong core staff. Full medical department and Adventure Department. Gave me opportunity to grow as an individual. Would like more opportunity to go to the gym. I think the staff at Decision Point is ...


Experienced staff Educated. Caring. Integrity. New team great Remodeling on living area now. Only one option for men. It's nice but the other one will be nicer You're reviews on this site are real...


This place saved my life. I always recommend decision point to those that are suffering.


I attended and completed this program in 2013, and am still sober today. I was taught respect for myself, and respect for others, and how to have integrity in all that I do. The staff, including my th...


Great facility.


I\'m sad to say this but Decision Point is ALL ABOUT THE MONEY!! My daughter was working the program and doing well, but her insurance wasn\'t paying. She needed more time!! All of the sudden she was ...


Decision point spares no cost they have numerous group and therapy available, softball team, daily recreation and great staff I am a client and its the best treatment I think I\'ve ever gotten the opp...


I have been very satisfied with my overall care up to this point. The program has many things that target the challenges of daily living. The activities and adventures program is something ilove about...


This place was the support system that I needed in order to find my recovery and live a life that I want to live. Decision Point is named appropriately because it was necessary to make a conscious dec...


Decision Point saved my life. Best treatment center in Prescott!


Excellent staff and therapists! If you\'re serious about recovery give them a chance.


The outdoor therapy was outstanding, I would\'ve left and not completed treatment if it wasn\'t for that. Housing was exceptional.


The therapy and the outdoor activities helped me very much in my recovery process. There was a great sense of commraderie around the houses. Best decision I could\'ve ever made to come to Decision Poi...


Amazing staff and great programming.


This place is awesome! Fun staff to be around and awesome environment! Top of the line treatment in my opinion!


Great Facility!


Desicion Point helped me get and stay sober. Staff were very caring, overall a good rehab.


I\'ve been to treatment multiple times, and Decision Point\'s staff set them apart. Their program was really tailored to my needs, and my therapist helped me work through some hard issues with my pare...


Our family could not be more grateful for the care given to our daughter. She\'s sober for 8 months and her future looks bright. Thank you especially to 3 staff members in particular for taking such...


I attended DPC for 3 months and have almost 4 years of continuous sobriety. DPC gave me the tools and coping skills I needed to have a life I love and can be proud of!


Clean and sober 2 years and counting! It all started at DP.


On behalf of myself and my wife, I want to thank the fine people at Decision Point for the excellent treatment our son received this past Winter. Our family was nearly destroyed by his addiction to me...


Very friendly and helpful office staff assisted us greatly with making arrangements to admit our son, assuring us that they had the staff and experience to help him with his dual diagnosis of bipolar ...


omg it\'s like a juvenile detention center punishment, negative responses, lack of followup and still never got results of psychological testing which I spent time and money doing outdoor program ...


As the CFO for Decision Point since September 2015, I have had the privilege of being part of a massive reboot of a behavioral health system that is now positioned to be the best recovery program in t...


Wonderful people! This was the place that turned my son\'s life around. The caring staff and all the different programming kept him busy and happy. I couldn\'t be happier with Decision Point!


I just recently began working for Decision Point but I have been nothing but impressed with programming that has been put in place for our clients and the passion that our team members have to assist ...


I recently completed 90 days of treatment at Decision Point. The staff and techs were very welcoming and supportive from day one through day 90. The facilities we clean and comfortable and the Prescot...


Decision point is a diamond in the rough of the treatment center community. What an incredible staff of people that get involved with every single client to give specialized care and meet peoples spec...


I have only been working here for a few months, but I absolutely love my job. I have worked in many treatment centers over the years and I have to say that this is the best one. The staff here are t...


Decision Point couldn\'t care less if their clients stay sober once kicked out. After 2.5 months of hard work, I was asked to leave for no apparent reason...No one cared to set up any after care follo...


The changes in Decision Point Center are significant and positive! I am proud to mwork there! (The CEO) guiding principles say it all: • Provide Age-Appropriate Tracks – Create \"communities...


Decision Point and their outpatient program, Decision Point Scottsdale, offer a unique, client centered approach. They believe every person is unique do no one treatment plan should be the same. At De...


This program was instrumental in saving my son\'s life. Yes, he had much support from family and friends but this program taught my son how to be honest with himself and others and how to live life w...


it\'s always hard to discern the truth regarding the level of integrity associated with each treatment center in the greater Prescott area. I can say with certainty, the changes that have taken place ...


Excellent place to work and we give excellent care to our patients here. Meals and nutrition are excellent


12 step program is the only treatment. Discharge dates are unclear. Counselors lie to clients about what family members say. Family contact with client is extremely limited and no private conversati...


The treatment team worked with me to help address several problems I had stemming from drug addiction, depression, process addictions, and past physical and sexual abuse. Staff was always helpful and...


They gave me a second chance at life. I will always be thankful for that. Any program will only work if the person wants it.


I attended decision point in february 2013. I had attended 10 rehabs prior to going through DP, this facility gave me the tools to save me from myself. I was a heroin, meth, benzo and alcoholic of the...


They gave me my life back! Clean and sober, I can\'t say thank you enough!


I went through this program about 3 1/2 years ago and It completely changed my life for the better. When I got there I was completely broken. (mentally/ spiritually) Nobody wanted anything to do with ...


I have been an employee of Decision Point for over 5 years. I have seen a lot of changes over the years and couldn\'t be more happy with the direction that we have currently moved in. Our treatment te...


I currently work at Decision Point Center, and I constantly get to see the hard work and dedication that the staff put in to see each client succeed. Since working at Decision Point Center a lot of ch...


Whoa! These old reviews make this place look horrible!! I just graduated recently and while it was challenging it was the best decision I ever made (no pun intended). The new CEO was the man! He would...


This place saved my life!!! I had been through multiple programs before I came to Decision Point and none of them were effective. I cant stress how much Decision Point changed my life. They facilitate...


The location was good. However, it was not effective.


Once again, I reach out in year 2015 to warn everyone about decision point! I felt administration was terrible and it was a waste of my money.


One staff member was bad.


I was in this facility with 5 other guys my age. After 7 weeks not only do they tell all the patients the "same advice" did not give me my wife's letters. They thew them away.


Decision Point has changed their name many times. ... Do your research folks, there are better rehabs out there other than this shady place.


What a joke this place is! ... They also told me I should not be in a relationship with my wife and tried to tell me I would be better off single. They did not allow me to buy groceries as often as I...


The 12-step program and group counseling was great. However, I did not enough the isolation from family, counselors lying to clients about updating families, offering nothing but 12 step recovery prog...


The staff is caring and it is an effective program. They were not good at communication with the family. It was a good experience.


All the counselors are recovering addicts, which was beneficial. However, there is a limited selection of life classes, the psychiatrist only prescribes instead of treats, family visits are discourage...


The 12-step program was great. However, there are very few classes in how to deal with life. The psychiatrist does not treat but only writes prescriptions. Don't believe everything you see on their w...


Dear families who care about their loved ones, please know this rehab is not one to send people you care about to. ... My daughter tried to leave after the 30 day program and they brainwashed her into...


Do not send anyone you care about here. They are only in it to suck your insurance money out. If you go in for the 30-day program they will brainwash and convince you that you need to stay another 30 ...


Do NOT send anyone you love to this place. ... These people do not care about the residents, they care only about their pockets!! It's sickening. I will do everything in my power to warn people about ...


This place is THE WORST! I've never seen anything like it in my life! This place is not a rehab nor is it therapy AT ALL. The therapists are like drill sergeants in a detention camp and clients are c...


Most of the people I was in treatment with did not benefit whatsoever from the treatment.


The yoga, nutrition and adventure groups rarely happened and they seemed annoyed at me being an atheist...They are 12 step recovery only and are unwilling to look into medication for addiction mainten...


Even though I did not stay sober after leaving DP, I took away life long lessons that I use today. The staff was truly dedicated to all of their clients. Today I use what I learned at DP to stay sobe...

Areas of Focus
45-Day Residential Treatment Program

Treatment for drug and alcohol abuse in our 45-Day Inpatient Treatment Program involves a combination of behavioral and holistic therapies designed to achieve cessation from alcohol and drugs, an understanding of the causes of the disease of addiction, the ability to identify “triggers” for relapse, and the wherewithal to navigate one’s way back on track by seeking appropriate help should relapse occur. Should the client or the clinicians at Decision Point Center determine that deeper therapeutic work on underlying mental health issues, and/or educational and vocational counseling be of significant benefit to the client, he or she may elect to stay on for our 45-day Extended Residential Treatment Program. All 45-Day Residential Treatment clients live and receive treatment at Decision Point’s Prescott, Arizona treatment center.

Extended Treatment Program

In some cases, clients, their families, and the treatment team agree that a longer term stay may be warranted. This is extended period of treatment allows for further stabilization from addictive behaviors and in some cases, more in-depth treatment of mental health and trauma-related issues. However, the 45-Day Extended Treatment Program also provides additional therapies and services focused on each client's individual issues as well as the development of life skills such as money management, banking skills, resume writing and interviewing skills, and educational and vocational consulting, and more. We find that for many clients, addiction and substance use disorder are accompanied by a perceived inability to engage with life on life's own terms. We believe that this perception is due to a lack of emotional maturity and an inability to take responsibility for one’s self and future. The Extended Program gives each client an opportunity to develop these traits, in some cases, for the first time.

Alumni Testimonials
  • Robert (name changed) returned home on Monday almost unrecognizable to us. He is more focused, calm, able to articulate his thoughts... I could go on and on. We are so grateful that we found Decision Point - and you helping us get Robert there was crucial. We could not have done it on our own, nor Robert on his own. His therapist seemed to be able to really get into his head and he can't stop talking about how wonderful she was. Thanks again for everything.
    Heidi, mother of a former client
  • I was made to feel that the staff cared for me as a person, not just as another addict. Everyone was kind, compassionate, understanding and professional.
    David K., a former client
Key Staff Members
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    Lindy Howard - Clinical Director

    Lindy joined the team at Decision Point Center following her long-anticipated move to Prescott in 2016. She brought with her 15 years of experience working with mental health disorders, trauma, and addiction in outpatient, and residential settings. Her focus, as both a therapist and supervisor, has always been on providing quality, individualized, trauma informed treatment to clients. Her efforts to promote this philosophy include developing residential treatment programs, and providing clinical training for various organizations including hospitals, colleges and universities, community agencies, treatment centers and public forums. She has extensive experience working with addiction, personality disorders, bipolar disorders, and trauma. Although her approach to treatment is eclectic, it is founded in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, psycho-dynamic theory, and her extensive training in trauma treatment. Lindy has been a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Arizona since 2004. Call (928) 792-1958 today to find out how Lindy and the rest of our Arizona alternative addiction treatment specialists can help you. We proudly provide ethical, compassionate clinical treatment to all of our patients!

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    Dave Seymour - Director of Business Development

    Dave Seymour has been working in behavioral healthcare since 2012. With over 7 years of experience in the field, Dave has developed a passion for working with adults who are struggling with substance abuse and addiction. Dave specializes in helping families understand their loved one’s challenges with substance abuse. Drawing from his own experiences with addiction, Dave can relate to the daily struggles that each patient encounters and works diligently with the team at Decision Point Center to provide the best care possible for each of the clients and their families. Being a father, Dave understands the importance of bringing families together to overcome the imbalance that is created from substance abuse. With over 11 years of sobriety, Dave leads by example, and is living proof that it is possible to live a life filled with hope, faith, and courage.

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    Bonnie Grossman - Primary Therapist

    Bonnie has a Master’s of Science in Professional Counseling and has worked with dually diagnosed population for over five years. She began to work in the behavioral health field in 2012 and worked towards obtaining the necessary education to serve a more diverse population. Having struggled with addiction and the influence of that lifestyle for over twelve years, she adds a relational aspect to the therapeutic alliance and gained the necessary education to help others understand the underlying issues associated with their substance use disorders. Bonnie uses an eclectic approach when working with her client’s, because each client is an individual and is in need of a particular modality depending upon their diagnosis. Bonnie aspires to gain a Doctorate of Psychology in order to provide necessary testing to decrease the amount of substance users that go undiagnosed for co-occurring disorders. She strives to help each client reach their full potential by teaching the necessary coping skills to function at a higher level and accomplish their goals.