Preparing Adolescents for a Successful Future

New Mexico’s leading mental health treatment center for children and young adults

Our Programs

For over 25 years, Desert Hills has successfully served Albuquerque, NM with treatment that emphasizes patient-focused, family-centered, strength based care.

Welcome To Desert Hills

The treatment team at Desert Hills understands how difficult it is to send your child to treatment, which is why we focus on making the process as safe, simple and smooth as possible. Our compassionate and caring staff approaches the treatment of depressiontraumachemical dependency, and intellectual disability with empathy and strive to improve the lives of all who entrust us with their care.

At Desert Hills, we work to ensure positive change and inner growth occurs for each young person and family who come to our hospital for treatment. We implement proven and evidence-based treatment modalities that ultimately foster healing and allows children and young adults to be successful in all aspects of their life. Lastly, because we formulate individualized treatment plans for each young person, it can be guaranteed that every child or adolescent at Desert Hills will receive the most appropriate care that truly meets his or her unique needs and builds upon every existing strength.

Why Choose Us?

At Desert Hills, our mission is to provide high-quality, comprehensive behavioral and mental health care for children, adolescents, and their families. Desert Hills’ services are individualized, culturally sensitive, and client/parent-centered. Our goal is to prepare children and young adults for a successful future at home, school, and within the community.

Why Should I Choose Treatment Near Me?

Seeking addiction & co-occurring disorder treatment close to home provides the convenience of getting to our treatment center without the added stress of travel and financial strain associated with travel costs. Instead, you or your loved one can receive the necessary treatment right away and family members can be a much more active part of the recovery process, a fundamental element for long-term success.

If your child is battling behavioral, emotional, or cognitive concerns, and you want him or her to receive care that will set the stage for lasting and successful treatment outcomes, look no further than Desert Hills. To help your child begin his or her journey towards success and good health, contact Desert Hills today. Our qualified staff can walk you through our admissions process and answer any and all questions that you may have about the wonderful treatment options offered at our renowned treatment center.

Recovery Really Is Possible

Seeing my sister struggle with, then overcome, her drug addiction with the help of the staff at Desert Hills was life-changing for the both of us. I'm eternally grateful for the help she received.

– Erika G.