Food is energy – it restores the body and its essential for life. Quality food choices are important for any type of recovery program. Costa Rica Recovery believes in nutritional coaching, which is why we serve fresh fruits and vegetables with every meal. Costa Rica has an abundance of excellent fresh food choices and we incorporate them into our program. Alicia has culinary experience from three of the major hospitals in Costa Rica. She worked for 20 years in Clinica Biblica, 11 years at Calderón Guardia, and 3 years at Hospital Mexico. Alicia believes that if you give the body proper nourishment, your mind will reward you with the ability to process information and make the right choices.