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July 29, 2020
Podcast: Nick Slovak Talks Academics & Recovery on “Success is Subjective”

Green Hill’s Executive Director Nick Slovak and host Joanna Lilley discuss a broad range of recovery and educational topics on the Success is Subjective podcast.

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July 21, 2020
Meet our Primary Therapist: Emily Trapp

As far as female role models, I have always admired professional surfer Bethany Hamilton for her worth ethic, passion, drive, ambition and courageous demeanor. She is a person who has not let her circumstances compromise her ability to work toward her dreams.

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July 6, 2020
Photo Finish: A Passion Project Story

Struggling after years of substance abuse, Green Hill reintroduced one resident to an old passion. Now starting a career in photography, Matt’s life has expanded in ways he couldn’t have imagined.

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July 3, 2020
Meet an Educational Consultant: Joanna Lilley, MA, NCC

When young people across America need help with education, treatment, or simply future planning, their families often turn to Educational Consultants (EC). In the first post of our new blog series “Meet an Educational Consultant” we get to know Joanna Lilley, one of the best ECs out there.

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June 23, 2020
Green Hill’s Why: A Look at What Inspires Us

The most powerful question an organization can answer is why. Why did we start this company? Why do we serve the people we serve? Join us as we take a step back to look at ‘why’ we are in this field instead of just ‘what’ we do on a day-to-day basis.

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June 7, 2020
Meet our Outpatient Director: Brandon Robinson

When I entered the clinical service field, I felt it would be a natural fit for me to work with youth since I wasn’t far removed from being one, and it was ridiculously easy for me to empathize with their stories and chaotic lifestyles.

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May 27, 2020
Mindfulness and Recovery

An aspect of every phase of our Green Hill curriculum, introducing and reinforcing regular mindfulness practice is an integral fragment of the balanced life we envision for our clients. Our staff are not only strong advocates, but also have significant experience in various practices.

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May 18, 2020
Recovery Isn’t Linear

While our lives get better over time in recovery, the journey is never linear. Knowing this and embracing it is an extremely important part of achieving lifelong sobriety. How we battle through setbacks and tough times by turning them into growth opportunities is part of the mission at Green Hill.

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May 10, 2020
Meet our Academic and Career Coordinator: Hayat Shawwa

I love when our clients share their academic successes with me, such as getting into a school, graduating from a program, or making a good grade on an exam or paper. Hearing from them makes me realize that I’d made enough of an impact that they thought enough of me to still keep me updated.

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May 3, 2020
Introducing the Passion Projects Initiative

A successful life in recovery, is one that is built on a foundation of purpose and meaning. To help our community, our team developed the Passion Project initiative that gives each client an individualized and creative path into recovery.

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April 27, 2020
Meet Our Program Facilitator: Caleb Barnhart

Having spent a significant portion of my early adulthood battling addiction, I find it very rewarding to help guys in this age range. I feel uniquely qualified to help them with the issues that young men with substance abuse disorders face in early sobriety.

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April 13, 2020
CEO Corner: Reflections on Leadership & Business, Contemplative Practice, and Personal Life – Q1 2020

This year my focus has been on leading as opposed to managing, which has paid off. Being more in tune with others’ needs, I’ve been able to provide inspiration and motivation during the COVID-19 related uncertainty.

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April 8, 2020
Program Update April 8, 2020: COVID-19 and Keeping Your Program Alive Through Chaos

We are sharing our “playbook” with the community in the event that it may be useful for your residents, their families, or your programs at large.

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April 6, 2020
Meet Our Development Director: Jake Summers

I became a partner because of Green Hill’s approach to recovery. My story in recovery involves losing my academic and career footing, and I know how hard it is to lose your identity and find a new one. A platform to help young men navigate similar experiences sounded tailor made for me.

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March 29, 2020
Meet Our Admissions Director: Wendy Kimball

I spent a number of years working with individuals in recovery doing post-treatment monitoring, which really cemented my belief in the importance of an extended continuum of care. The longer we can extend a client’s care and the more gradual we can make the transition between levels of care, the better the outcomes for long term recovery and mental health.

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March 20, 2020
Green Hill Recovery Program Update: March 20, 2020

We are sharing our “playbook” with the community in the event that it may be useful for your residents, their families, or your programs at large.

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January 13, 2020
Green Hill Announces Joint Commission Accreditation

Green Hill is excited to announce it has earned a Gold Seal of Approval® for both its clinical and transitional living operations Accreditation by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. The accreditation and certification received from the Joint Commission is recognized nationwide as a gold seal of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain national performance, quality, and safety standards.

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