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Parachute Vienna


The Basics

Located in Vienna, Austria, a cultural center of Europe, Parachute Vienna is a world-class luxury private treatment facility that specializes in the care of clients struggling with substance use and co-occurring disorders. Parachute believes in treating the whole person rather than the symptoms by getting to the root of the issues. To this end, Parachute Vienna offers a one-to-one staff-to-client ratio and treatment that is age, gender and culture-specific. The high impact care programming utilizes a range of therapies including evidence-based methods, holistic models and complementary therapy as well as an emphasis on physical fitness and wellness activities.

Accommodations and Food

Clients of Parachute Vienna are picked up at the airport in a limousine and accompanied to the facility by a staff therapist. Residents stay in the historic Carl Sacher residence near Baden in the Vienna Woods. Built in 1881, the palatial mansion is situated between the castle ruins of Rauhenstein and Rauheneck. Recently renovated with individually designed guest rooms, the home is a mainstay for celebrity guests. The villa is surrounded by a beautiful park and is equipped for between five and 10 guests. Residents have the option to stay in either private or semi-private rooms, all equipped with security cameras, cable TV, telephone, WiFi, a queen bed as well as a balcony and stunning views of the surrounding gardens and the heated swimming pool.

The gorgeous estate boasts many common rooms with ornate sculpture, lush furnishings and flatscreen TVs as well as a spa complete with a sauna, jacuzzi and comfortable lounge, multiple therapy rooms and apartments available for family members, friends or business associates. Clients have access to an on-site gym and personal trainers as well as support staff like butlers and chauffeurs, though possibly at an extra cost. In addition, there are musicians, artists in-residence and massage therapists.

Residents enjoy delicious and nutritious chef-prepared meals in the beautiful, historic dining room. Clients with dietary preferences, restrictions or allergies are accommodated.

Treatment and Staff

The goal of Parachute is to help clients create healthy coping behaviors and to foster personal development using their own talents and resources. Upon entering treatment, clients undergo a comprehensive assessment that includes a medical check-up and lifestyle assessment as well as psychiatric and neuropsychological testing. This evaluations helps the team design the most effective individualized treatment plan tailored to meet the specific needs of the client. Detox is available on-site under the supervision of a physician.

The residential facility provides individualized care for individuals with an array of mental illnesses including depression, bipolar, anxiety disorders and trauma as well as substance use disorders, eating disorders and workplace burnout. The high impact program typically lasts two to four weeks and includes a wide range of evidence-based therapies like CBT, clinical services, holistic methods and recreational activities.

While every resident’s day plan is unique, a typical day could include an individual psychotherapy, group therapy, family therapy, medication management, nutritional counseling, addiction counseling, psychoeducation classes and EMDR to treat past trauma as a component of current conditions. 

The Parachute Vienna team is comprised of a psychiatrist, internist, neurologist, psychologist, medical advisors, case managers, therapists, an art therapist and certified educators. Medication management is available for individuals in need of dual diagnosis support.


Individuals engage in lifestyle coaching, fitness training, spiritual counseling and complementary therapies including yoga, Tai Chi, Qui Gong, meditation and massage.

Parachute offers free lifetime aftercare services to individuals that have completed the program. The facility offers a classroom for adolescent clients to stay up to date in their studies while in treatment.

In Summary

Parachute Vienna is a private, luxury treatment facility that provides residential care in a beautiful, historic estate. Based on a comprehensive assessment, the Parachute team designs a high impact, multi-layered treatment program individualized to meet the specific needs of the client. By using a range of therapies including holistic, evidence-based, complementary as well as physical fitness and recreational activities, clients receive a well-rounded treatment experience in a world-class facility. For clients seeking a top notch experience in a beautiful place, Parachute Vienna is an excellent choice.

Parachute Vienna
Helenenstrasse 57
2500 Baden bei Wien

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