Find Hope At Our Santa Fe, New Mexico Treatment Center for Mental Health, Trauma & Co-Occurring Disorders


My family and I will be forever thankful for the support and guidance the LHC staff provided during our time of need. I’m not sure I’d be here today if I hadn’t found this life changing place.

– Sean K.

Our Treatment Programs & Unique Approach

Mental Health Services

Learn about the treatment we provide for people who are suffering from mental health concerns like depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more.

Trauma-Informed Care

Learn how we help clients process traumatic events and cope with triggers in a productive way, to find true and lasting healing.

Our Mission, Vision, & Philosophy

Life Healing Center is proud to be a place that encourages personal transformation and lasting healing. 

Discovering Hope Through Life Healing Center

Welcome to Life Healing Center

Santa Fe has a long, rich history of offering a serene and tranquil environment for people who are seeking wellness. Life Healing Center, a leading treatment facility located just north of Albuquerque, has been a part of this landscape for more than 35 years.

Nestled in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Life Healing Center provides highly effective, integrated treatment for adults age 18 and older who are struggling with primary mental health concerns, trauma, and substance use disorders. At our facility in Santa Fe, New Mexico, our staff is ready to provide individuals across the nation with evidence-based care in an environment of peace and healing.

Life Healing Center is a premier residential treatment facility that provides expert care for a wide range of concerns, including:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Substance use disorders
  • Co-occurring gambling disorder
  • Co-occurring eating disorders

We designed our residential treatment center to be an ideal place for adults to find their unique path to deep and lasting well-being. At our facility, each person follows an individualized treatment plan that recognizes their unique needs, strengths, and goals. Our compassionate staff members focus on providing whole-person care and equipping each person with the skills that can best support their success.

9 Acres of Hope

Our goal at Life Healing Center is to exceed the services offered by a typical treatment center. We aim to provide highly effective care in a nontraditional format, combining conventional medicine with diverse therapies to help each person find their route to wellness. We provide care that supports the whole person, including mind, body, and spirit, and we deliver it in a peaceful location that helps foster change and renewal.

If you or someone you care about is struggling with a behavioral health concern, we encourage you to take a closer look at Life Healing Center’s treatment program. We proudly offer 9 acres of hope and transformation for people from across the country.

Evidence-Based Practices

At Life Healing Center, we provide adults with the evidence-based care they need to find healing from primary mental health concerns, addictions, and the effects of trauma. Our team also places a special emphasis on treating each person according to their holistic needs. This means that each client participates in a range of unique and personalized treatment options that can best support them on their healing journey.

Our goal is to be the provider of choice of integrative programming, evidence-based therapies, and outstanding treatment outcomes. And we pride ourselves on our ability to combine expert knowledge from medicine, psychology, and other scientific disciplines to deliver a well-rounded approach to care. We believe that this method, combined with our unique healing location, can set us apart from other residential treatment centers.

At Life Healing Center’s premier facility, skilled professionals deliver care through a specialized approach that draws on evidence-based treatment modalities. Features of our evidence-based practice can include:

  • The use of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) to help clients incorporate mindfulness into their healing journeys
  • Elements of CBT and DBT in clients’ therapeutic programming
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) for the treatment of trauma
  • Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for adults who have opioid use disorder
  • Detoxification services that follow evidence-based protocols

Each person who receives care at Life Healing Center has the chance to benefit from our years of expertise, our effective and empirically based treatment methods, and our peaceful and supportive environment. At Life Healing Center, clients can receive the holistic and personalized support they need to not only manage the symptoms they’re experiencing but achieve a deeper sense of well-being.

Inclusive Care

Life Healing Center, located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is a treatment destination for people from all walks of life. At our rustic and picturesque campus, we welcome adults of all genders to work with our compassionate staff members and achieve their treatment goals. We offer accessible and inclusive services for people from across the nation, including those who are part of the LGBTQ+ community. We are also respectful of Native American treatment modalities and incorporate them into our programming.

Features of our inclusive programming include:

  • LGBTQIA+ groups
  • Trauma-informed care practices
  • Strength-based philosophy
  • Personalized treatment plans
  • Individual empowerment projects
  • Diverse culinary offerings
  • Structured aftercare planning to promote ongoing success

At Life Healing Center, we believe that the process of seeking treatment should be as seamless as possible. So we strive to provide a straightforward and efficient admissions process. When you contact our admissions team, you’ll have the opportunity to schedule a timely call with one of our admissions coordinators. During this call, we’ll gather details about your presenting symptoms and determine whether our treatment center is the right place to meet your needs.

If you enter our residential program for adults, our qualified staff members will help you each step of the way as you work to improve your well-being.

Trauma-Informed Care

Treatment at Life Healing Center is based on the principles of trauma-informed care. Trauma-informed care recognizes the need to provide safe, compassionate treatment services that are respectful of each person’s unique life experiences.

When you participate in our clinical program, you will have the opportunity to engage in trauma-centered work that can help you rediscover hope for the future and learn healthy coping strategies. We offer a phased approach to care that allows each person to work through programming at their own pace and in a way that makes sense for them.

Special features of our trauma-informed clinical programming may include:

  • Yoga and relaxation
  • Introduction to coping skills
  • Self-acceptance and self-awareness work
  • Identifying triggers
Marks of Quality Care
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • LegitScript
  • National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Your Treatment Journey at Life Healing Center

Taking the First Step Toward Healing

We understand that the decision to seek treatment is often difficult and confusing, and we recognize the bravery involved in taking the first steps toward long-term healing. We’re here to help, and we’re dedicated to making this process as easy for you and your loved ones as we can.

To learn more about our treatment services or to schedule an intake call with an admissions coordinator, we invite you to contact us today. If you choose to seek treatment at Life Healing Center, we’ll do everything we can to support you on your personal journey to greater wellness.

Entering Treatment at Life Healing Center

Beginning behavioral health treatment can be daunting. Fortunately, at Life Healing Center’s trusted facility, you can work alongside experts who want you to succeed and recognize the unique qualities you bring to the treatment process.

When you enter Life Healing Center’s treatment program, you will work with a primary therapist and clinical team to successfully navigate the care experience. Your treatment team will help you move through our clinical program at the pace that works for you, completing empowerment projects that suit your needs and progress. At all times, you can feel confident that you’ll receive a personalized experience that’s designed to help you renew your sense of hope and achieve better health.

If you or someone you care about is struggling with a behavioral health concern, we encourage you to take a closer look at Life Healing Center’s treatment programs and the ways we can help you find lasting healing.