The Dr. J. Rising Star Retreat is directed by Dr. J. G. Arndell, Psy.D ; A Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years experience and her team of qualified and experienced professionals who are result oriented. Together this team welcomes local and international guests into a luxurious, safe and caring environment surrounded with individuals who understand the journey. In addition to guidance regarding substance addiction, the retreat also offers a holistic and unique approach with impactful personalized programs catered to those who are in need of a vacation, a sense of rejuvenation and/or holistic restoration.

You may choose from a choice of fun activities and personal care treatments such as; Jet skiing, Parasailing, Horse back Riding, Boat/Fishing Trips, Hiking and board games etc…...along with substance abuse treatment programs with the focus on relapse prevention strategies, self empowerment sessions, specialized diet plans, massages and other holistic approaches. These programs are designed to not only restore your well being, but to also empower you to return to your home environment as a “Risen Star” .

2022/23 retreat is located on the island of St. Maarten (18.0425 Degrees North and 63.04548 West) of the Dutch  Caribbean...with romantic moonlights against the water, glorious sunrises and majestic sunsets where some of the world’s most beautiful beaches are to be found.  This period’s Program will be in motion from Oct 1st 2022 thru Jan 31st 2023. You may chose from our 2 week, 3 week,  1 month, 2 month or 3 month Program ... or our extended tailor made programs

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Call us directly at 786 667-7250 on our USA Number or +1 721 553-7877 in the Caribbean / Email us at