Ashley Addiction Treatment

Ashley Addiction Treatment


Ashley Addiction Treatment, located in Havre de Grace, Md., offers both residential and outpatient care as well as medically-managed detox treatment to adults struggling with substance use and co-occurring disorders. The facility offers a broad range of treatment programs, including intensive outpatient programs (IOP), gender-specific, and dedicated young adults programs.

Founded in 1983 as Father Martin’s Ashley, Ashley Addiction Treatment is a private nonprofit institution, which make up 36.3 percent of treatment facilities in Maryland.


Ashely Addiction Treatment emphasizes that its treatment is multidisciplinary, addressing the medical, clinical, psychological, and holistic aspects of addiction and recovery. Clients participate in 12-step meetings alongside individual and group therapy (some of which is in gender-specific settings), as well as psychoeducation. The facility is also one of only 15 treatment centers (3.7 percent) in Maryland to offer medication-assisted therapy (MAT), which uses medications such as Revia, Campral, Antabuse, and Vivitrol.

Dedicated programming for young adults aged 18 to 25 includes activities designed to support independent living, along with the modalities listed above, in a 90-day young-adult extended care program. IOP includes optional outpatient detox, group therapy four times a week, supplementary individual therapy, and holistic activities such as acupuncture and meditation.


The treatment team at Ashley Addiction Treatment team includes board-certified physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and master’s level counselors. The facility is one of only 76 facilities (18.9 percent) in Maryland to be accredited by the Joint Commission.


Ashley Addiction Treatment’s campus is set on 147 acres in the Chesapeake Bay in northeastern Maryland. Residents sleep in stylish private or semi-private rooms and enjoy a laundry service and housekeeping staff. There’s also a fitness center on-site, as well as basketball and volleyball courts, yoga rooms, and walking and jogging trails outdoors. Meals are prepared by a chef and designed by a staff dietitian, and special diets can be accommodated.


Two alumni polled by as of this date gave positive reviews. “Counseling was good,”an anonymous alum wrote. Both reviewers indicated that they would recommend Ashley Addiction Treatment and gave high marks to their treatment effectiveness and counseling options, in particular.

Similarly, secondary review sites yielded mostly positive feedback. On Google, the facility received an average 4.1 out of five star rating based on 34 reviews.[1] In a representative review, alum Tania wrote: “The campus is absolutely beautiful…the staff are so passionate about what they do…the attention to detail and how well they take care of their spaces is evident.”

On Facebook, the facility received overwhelmingly positive feedback, obtaining an average 4.8 out of five-star rating based on over 200 reviews.[2] Ashley Addiction Treatment staff may manage reviews on the facility’s official Facebook page. On CiteHealth, however, the facility received only a three out of five star-rating based on reviews from 10 alumni. [3]


While no loved ones were polled by as of this date, two loved ones gave positive reviews of the facility on Yelp.[4] “I have many close friends that have attended Ashley and am grateful for this program helping them to be come the beautiful, sober people that they are today,” Katelyn wrote in a representative review.


While none were polled by as of this date, five staff members gave generally positive reviews on Glassdoor.[5] Most highlighting the beautiful campus, the passion of their coworkers, and the quality of patient treatment.


According to Ashley Addiction Treatment’s website, the facility is in-network with most commercial insurance providers, and also has relationships with two financial loans companies to increase the accessibility of treatment. The single alum polled by to date gave the facility three out of five stars for its affordability.

[1] GoogleReview

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  • could not have been better
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  • counseling was good.