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WERNERSVILLE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Caron Treatment Centers (Caron) and Maryland Addiction Recovery Center
(MARC) are excited to announce they have jointly entered into a
management agreement to lead the operations of Encore Recovery Solutions
(Encore). Based in Arlington, Va., Encore provides intensive outpatient,
partial hospitalization and supervised sober living for the treatment of
substance use disorder. Effective immediately, this new collaboration
expands the capacity of the three organizations to provide innovative
and personalized treatment and recovery services to young adults and
their families in Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia.

“We have a profound respect for Encore’s work with young adults and
their families,” said Doug Tieman, President and CEO of Caron. “Our
collective resources – such as the leading medical and clinical experts
in the treatment sector – allow us to do more than ever before for
individuals and families in this region, as well as the treatment
community at large. It’s a logical, strategic step for our organizations
that will create more opportunities for individuals and families to
receive the help they need.”

“MARC is extremely excited to collaborate on this new venture with two
great partners in the treatment industry,” asserted MARC Executive
Director Sam Bierman. “This partnership is part of MARC’s regional
strategy in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area to bring about the most
comprehensive and collaborative care to the local community.”

Leaders in the addiction treatment sector, Caron and MARC have a
strategic partnership that provides patients in the D.C. area an
extensive continuum of care including assessment, detoxification,
extended care with community living, outpatient treatment, and family
and recovery support services. This is their first joint management
agreement.

“Encore Recovery Solutions is proud to be partnered with two
organizations that we have long considered to be the benchmarks for
quality clinical care and ethical conduct,” explained Christopher
Bennett, Founder and President of Encore Recovery Solutions. “By drawing
from the resources and expertise of multiple industry leaders, we will
broaden our impact in our community and further enhance the clinically
sophisticated services Encore has become known for.”

About Caron Treatment Centers

With 60 years in the field, Caron Treatment Centers operates lifesaving
addiction and behavioral healthcare treatment. Caron is headquartered in
Wernersville, Pennsylvania, with Ocean Drive and Caron Renaissance
located in Palm Beach County, Florida. Caron has recovery centers in New
England, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., which offer community and
recovery support. Caron’s Recovery Centers in Atlanta and New York City
also offer pre- and post-treatment services. Caron has the most
extensive continuum of care including teens, young adults, mid-life
adults, older adults, chronic pain, executives, healthcare and legal
professionals and families. Caron’s treatment is customized to meet the
needs of individuals and families – with highly trained teams prepared
to address co-occurring disorders. Caron offers an innovative approach
to ongoing recovery care support for its patients and their families
with online peer groups and other resources during the first year of
transition following discharge. For more information on Caron, please
visit Caron at www.caron.org
or follow us on Twitter @CaronTreatment.

About Maryland Addiction Recovery Center

Maryland Addiction Recovery Center, located in Towson, Maryland, offers
comprehensive addiction and co-occurring treatment services to
individuals and families both regionally and nationwide. MARC, a leader
in the field of long-term care for addiction, offers several continuums
of care, including extended care treatment as well as community-based
Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient treatment programs, in
order to adequately and appropriate treat addiction as a chronic
illness. MARC’s clinical philosophy centers around individualized care
through evidence-based medical, therapeutic and holistic practices to
treat not just the symptoms of addiction and mental health, but also the
physical, mental, emotional and spiritual issues of an individual in
order to support them into sustainable recovery and a high quality of
life. For more information on MARC, visit www.marylandaddictionrecovery.com.

About Encore Recovery Solutions

Encore Recovery Solutions provides young adults and their families
trauma-informed, integrated and customized treatment for addiction and
co-occurring mental health disorders. Located in Arlington, Virginia,
Encore offers intensive outpatient, partial hospitalization, supervised
sober living and family programs that address the whole-person,
including underlying trauma and life experiences which can negatively
influence the ability to connect with others and form meaningful
relationships, within his or her family and community. For more
information about Encore, visit www.encorerecovery.com.

Contacts

Caron Treatment Centers
Karen Pasternack
610-743-6576; kpasternack@caron.org