Mental Health Retreat for depression, anxiety, trauma & chronic physical health conditions

Are you struggling to win back your health?

Have you lost hope?
We can help!

The Bridge Recovery Center is a one-of-a-kind wellness retreat and treatment center near St. George, Utah. Since 2003, we've been helping people from all walks of life recover from chronic mental and physical health conditions. If you or a loved one needs relief and have struggled to find the right solution, our healing retreat may be right for you.

All-Inclusive Mental health Retreat

Get Back To Living Your Best Life

The Bridge Recovery program is a three-week retreat with full accommodations in the sunny and peaceful desert just outside of St. George, Utah. We’ve helped people of all ages and backgrounds rejuvenate their mind and body through our structured program of proven clinical and holistic methodologies. Many of our guests make more progress towards recovery in three weeks at The Bridge than years of outpatient therapy. 

Woman looking through the window at sunset. She is alone and looks a little ad or depressed.

Mood Disorders

Major Depression

Chronic Depression

Bi-Polar Disorders

High-Functioning Depression


Chronic Conditions


Chronic Pain

Chronic Fatigue (CFS)



Anxiety Disorders

Generalized Anxiety

Panic Disorders

Nervous Breakdown

High-Functioning Anxiety


Chronic Illness


Adult-Onset Diabetes


Failed Surgery


Personality Disorders

Borderline Personality

Dependent Personality

Histrionic Personality Disorder

Desert Blossom Sunflowers at Sunset, Death Valley National Park, California

Trauma Disorders

Childhood Trauma

Post Traumatic Stress

Dissociative Disorders

Join Us For 21 Days In Southern Utah

We limit each retreat session to a maximum of 20 people to ensure each guest receives our full attention and one-on-one personalized care. Our whole-person approach to recovery delivers a healing, lasting and memorable experience. Our mental health retreat program is overseen by an experienced team of physicians, therapists, counselors, mental health experts, fitness trainers, lifestyle coaches and holistic healers. 

Comfortable Accomodations

Amenities include private room, healthy meals and snacks for the entirety of the session. Guests have access to pool and hot tub. Views of the desert and mountains around St. George are in abundance.

Clinical Support

At the start of and midway through the session, guests receive a physician consultation and are offered additional clinical support including medication and substance counseling, clinical psychology, pain management and skills training.

Whole-Person Approach

We offer guests a variety of therapy and counseling sessions including one-on-one therapy, relationship counseling, guided meditation, physical therapy, massage therapy, acupuncture and personal training.

Healing Activities

Guests enjoy many different holistic activities at to revitalize the mind, body and spirit including yoga classes, fitness training, mind-body workshops, therapeutic art activities, hiking, rock climbing, equine therapy and more. 

Next Session dates:

July 22nd - August 11th, 2024

Please Register Early - Space Is Limited. We limit our class sizes to ensure the best experience for each guest. If you have questions or are interested in attending the retreat this year, we recommend you get in touch with us early to apply and reserve your spot. Ask us about our wait list for full sessions.

Before The Bridge I was taking several medications daily. I hardly left my house and was sleeping most days away. I lost hope of ever leading a normal productive life. After The Bridge, my life completely changed. The Bridge helped me find strength to be active, healthy and happy again. And I'm now able to live life without depending on medication. The staff is amazing and the program is life-changing. I will never be able to thank them enough. I'm now living life to its fullest each day thanks to The Bridge.

-Stephanie B.

Daren Brooks, Founder, The Bridge Recovery Center
Our Founder

Dr. Daren Brooks

Dr. Brooks started The Bridge with a mission to help people recover from debilitating chronic depression, fibromyalgia and chronic illness with a whole mind-body approach. With the support of his dedicated staff, he's produced unprecedented results for individuals with a variety of health conditions for nearly 21 years. 

Dr. Brooks developed his career as a multi-disciplined expert in gerontology, diet/nutrition, stress management and mind-body medicine. He spent much of his career teaching health science at premier universities and has held long-term consulting contracts with NASA, IBM, Coca Cola, Kodak, Cisco  and other professional organizations. 

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The Bridge Recovery Center is accredited by The Joint Commission, which sets the standards for quality and safety of patient care.

The Bridge Recovery Center

98 N 6680 W Hurricane, UT 84737

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