Guiding young men forward.

“We are so thankful to Ashley for helping our son find a new lease on life.” – Parents of Ashley alumnus

In accordance with current research and in an effort to increase our patient’s chance for long-term recovery, Ashley Addiction Treatment offers a 60-day Emerging Adult Extended Care program for males. This program is designed to build off of the foundation established in the 28-day Emerging Adult Primary Care Program. Through treatment plans that focus on the Eight Dimensions of Wellness, identifying underlying factors contributing to Substance Use Disorders, providing life skills training and engagement through experiential therapies, we motivate young men to take back control of their lives and become strong active family and community members.

In Ashley’s Emerging Adult Extended Care Program, you will experience:

  • Individualized treatment plans which will strengthen ability to reach recovery and life goals
  • Identification and treatment of underlying emotional, spiritual, and behavioral issues that contribute to addiction through individual and group therapy with Master Level Counselor and program psychologists. Some common issues addressed include co-occurring disorders, unresolved grief, loss and trauma, poor impulse control, cognitive distortions and their associated schemas. Issues specific to young men addressed at length.
  • Engage in experiential therapies including Nature and Art Therapy conducted by licensed and trained clinicians.
  • Learn to live an active and fun life in recovery through recreational activities such as kayaking, paintball, movies, bowling, go-kart racing and many more
  • Personalized nutrition and exercise plans. On-site fitness center and regular yoga classes
  • 12-step integration which includes help navigating your way into the 12-step fellowship, working with a sponsor, and addresses issues with this process.
  • Learn life skills to support independent living including financial planning, vocational training, nutritional education & meal preparation, impacts of social media, relapse prevention and conflict resolution
  • Trained 24 hour staff familiar with the recovery process
  • Receive a detailed continuing care plan from our experienced clinical staff in collaboration with referents, family members and other specialists

Additional Services:

  • Individual Family Therapy sessions with masters level family therapist
  • Access to curated extended care library
  • Realistic life living environment on 12 acre farm
  • Guided trips to the grocery store to encourage responsible food shopping
  • Continued monitoring by program psychiatrist
  • Anti-Craving and smoking cessation medications
  • Regular phone and computer access (monitored by staff)
  • Long-term engagement through Ashley’s alumni department
  • Activities of Daily Living including cooking, cleaning the living space, personal laundry, etc.