Desert Star Addiction Recovery Center
7493 North Oracle Road Suite 203, Tucson, Arizona, 85704
Desert Star offers individuals battling chemical dependency and mental health issues the resources and support to do so. The rehab provides intensive outpatient services for drug and alcohol abuse, co-occurring mental health disorders, eating disorders, and sex and relationship issues. Clients learn how to live their lives without relying on mood altering substances or maladaptive behaviors.
- Holistic Treatments
Holistic TherapyFacilities that offer “holistic therapy” see and treat patients in the context of their entire lives and health status. They treat the “whole person,” not just the addiction.
Out PatientOutpatient treatment describes all addiction treatment that is not residential. Patients live at home while undergoing rehab.
Meet the Staff
- Richard J. PoppyExecutive DirectorRichard J. Poppy has been working in Addiction Treatment more than 20 years. In addition to heading up Desert Star, he continues to be involved in addiction and behavioral health issues at the community and state legislature levels.
- Marla PerryPNPMarla Perry has a Ph.D. in Psychology and is licensed as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She has over 30 years experience in the behavioral health field in a variety of settings including community health centers, residential substance abuse programs, outpatient clinics and psychiatric hospitals. Marla provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management.
- Financing Available