<strong>Data shows a hopeful trend, overdoses decreasing</strong>

LOUISA, Ky. —New preliminary data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows a promising trend as overdoses appear to have declined across Kentucky and the nation each of the last three months. According to the report, the Commonwealth has seen a slight but steady decrease in the number of estimated overdose deaths in all […]

BLOG | 5 ways to maintain a grateful mindset

Whether you’re someone who battled addiction, a family member, or a friend, we have all struggled with developing a grateful mindset. It’s human nature. However, discovering and maintaining that mindset could be the key to long-term success on life’s journeys. Finding gratitude for an individual in recovery means being thankful and actively going out of […]

Reclaiming Recovery Conference challenges status quo of addiction treatment

A partnership between The Healing Place and Addiction Recovery Care brought together more than 150 addiction treatment professionals in Louisville. The Reclaiming Recovery Conference moved the needle forward on innovation in the field and how collaboration across state lines leads to better long-term recovery outcomes. “It was interesting from both an educational and clinical side,” […]

Donate your coat to benefit people in recovery

As winter arrives, Addiction Recovery Care is partnering with RISEabove and Appalachia Reach Out to host Chad’s Annual Coat Drive. Over 20 years ago, Chad died from an overdose. His mother donated his coat and prayed that whoever received it would be blessed by it and know the hope and love of Jesus. Now that […]

ARC Leaders Named NAMI Conference Distinguished Speakers

Addiction Recovery Care employees Dr. Sarah Johnson, Dr. Matthew Pierzala, DO, and Leon Heaton, MA, RTC, LADC will present at the National Alliance on Mental Illness’ (NAMI) first-ever Virtual Education Conference. Dr. Johnson, Dr. Pierzala and Heaton will present a learning session called “Moving Towards the Future in Substance Use Disorder Treatment,” which will center […]

ARC Named 2022 Montgomery County Outstanding Treatment Partner

Addiction Recovery Care leadership values our relationships in all communities it serves. Look no further than Montgomery County as to how treatment providers and community leaders can work hand in hand to make a major impact. Recently, ARC Lead Liaison Aisian Lucas accepted the 2022 Outstanding Treatment Partner Award presented by the Recovery Montgomery County […]

ARC CEO Named 2022 Junior Williamson, East Kentucky Ambassador Award

PIKEVILLE, KY — Addiction Recovery Care President and CEO Tim Robinson was presented with the 2022 Junior Williamson, East Kentucky Ambassador Award at the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Awards. Robinson received the award for his ongoing efforts to spotlight all the good happening in the Appalachian Region. “It is an incredible honor to receive […]


ARC’s History 1999 Mother Diagnosed With Cancer In 1998, Addiction Recovery Care CEO & Founder Tim Robinson graduated undergrad from the University of the Cumberlands. He would soon be accepted into law school at the University of Kentucky. Before he would start, however, Tim would learn his mother had terminal lung cancer.  Drinking excessively became […]

Hope and Healing are Within Reach

In August 2007, when Aquarius Young sought treatment for his years-long battle with alcohol and crack cocaine, his intention wasn’t to find recovery. Experiencing homelessness and with warrants out for his arrest, he simply wanted to buy some time and clear his head. Ultimately, he figured, he’d go back to using drugs and alcohol.   […]

Amid continued growth, Addiction Recovery Care announces leadership team promotions

To further its mission to help more people achieve long-term recovery from substance use disorders, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) has promoted several members of its leadership team: Matt Brown is Chief Administration Officer Pat Fogarty is Chief Operating Officer Jessica Burke is Chief Legal and Government Affairs Officer Megan Coldiron is Senior Vice President of […]