At Red Oak Recovery®, our men’s program is a clinician-run treatment program located in the pristine Blue Ridge Mountains, just north of Asheville N.C. Our women’s program, The Willows at Red Oak Recovery, is located just south of Asheville on a beautiful and serene rolling landscape. Our executive team oversees day-to-day operations and have their input on all strategic decisions. The leadership and management team have years of experience in integrating experiential education, substance use, and mental health treatment. They have previously developed several highly successful and productive cutting-edge behavior in healthcare and substance use treatment programs. Learn more about Red Oak Recovery® today when you call our North Carolina treatment center at 828.382.9699.

About Red Oak Recovery®

Red Oak Recovery® is the result of their extensive experience and research for developing highly effective programming to create a foundation for long-term recovery for young adults. Our addiction treatment programs use a unique blend of:

With our exclusive focus on young adults, we are the only program of its kind in the country. All our time, energy, talent, and resources are directed at the emotional and developmental needs of young men and women. It is our mission to help our clients find success in their lives without the use of alcohol and drugs and to heal the wounds of trauma.

Mission Statement

Rebuilding lives, restoring hope, and inspiring recovery for individuals and families.

Vision Statement

To provide the highest quality trauma-focused comprehensive clinical care to the individuals and families we serve.

Our Core Values

Gratitude, Excellence, Teamwork, Humility, Integrity, Compassion, Service

Core Values Statement: Working together as a team to serve with compassion, integrity, humility, and gratitude, while striving for excellence.

Red Oak Recovery® is an LGBTQ+ friendly program.  We are affirming and allies of the gender non-binary community.  As with all assessments that take place for appropriateness and clinical fit prior to enrollment, we access each person’s needs individually to support the path that they are on as they move into our community of compassion, acceptance and connection.  Our hope is that we can support recovery and healing no matter what our clients identify with and that they are able to find personal growth and healing in doing so.

Benefits of Clinician-Run Treatment

One key benefit of coming to Red Oak Recovery® is that our treatment center is that we are clinician-run. In other words, many of our team at Red Oak Recovery®, from our leadership team to our treatment team is a clinician. Unlike other treatment centers, we aren’t run by businessmen. Our staff members have been studying substance use and its treatment options for years, allowing us to become experts in our field. As such, we can provide the best possible treatment options tailored to your unique needs.

Tailored treatment options are the best possible course of treatment. We can address the challenges that you come up against in your recovery. We also offer a combination of evidence-based and holistic treatment options. Our therapeutic treatment options include:

  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Yoga therapy
  • Experiential therapy
  • Family therapy

Our clinicians specialize in addressing the unique needs of those who are battling substance use. With our help, you can gain the coping mechanisms you need to stay sober after treatment.

Our Commitment


Red Oak Recovery® is a team of committed professionals that uses evidence-based practices combined with adventure therapy to produce long term, sustainable recovery. We specialize in the treatment of young adults struggling with substance use, trauma, and co-occurring mental health issues.

Our research-supported clinical methodologies, integrated with adventure therapy, create a uniquely engaging and highly effective treatment modality. We have developed a means for our clients to unveil their innate goodness, talents, and self-worth.

To assure positive and lasting change, we believe that excellent clinical care must be delivered with respect, dignity, and compassion.