Written by Caitlin King and Kristina Glockler After seven years of searching for the perfect location to open an addiction treatment center, Father Joseph Martin and Mae Ashley Abraham decided to pursue the former land of Sen. Millard Tydings on the Chesapeake Bay. On this day 38 years ago, our two co-founders opened the doors […]
Recently, we revealed an iconic painting to honor our Co-Founders, Mae Abraham and Father Martin. The painter, Martha Doty, spent months working on this work of art, capturing the essence of Mae and Father Martin.
Last year on August 23, 2019, the world lost Mae Ashley Abraham, co-founder of Ashley Addiction Treatment located in Havre de Grace, Maryland. On the one-year anniversary of this extraordinary woman’s passing, it is fitting to recall the significant contribution that she made to the field of addiction recovery, as well as the many lives […]
Rebuilding your life in addiction recovery can be a mystifying task at the outset. It takes time to shift over to a healthy daily routine and sober lifestyle. One of the best ways to improve the quality of life in sobriety is to engage in some sober activities that especially appeal to women. Whether you […]
We have all heard the saying, “behind every great man there’s a great woman,” and nowhere is this quote more appropriate than with regard to the Ashley Addiction Treatment history. Ashley Addiction Treatment, originally named Father Martin’s Ashley, was founded in 1983 by Fr. Joseph Martin, a Catholic priest, and Mae Ashley Abraham. Mae Ashley […]
July marks two special birthdays near and dear to Ashley Addiction Treatment, the birthdays of Micki Thomas on July 23rd, and her sister Mae Abraham on July 24th. “Feminine genius” is a term coined by Pope John Paul II in his groundbreaking 1995 Letter to Women, and is the perfect way to describe two influential […]