Personalization, Amenities & Effectiveness
We know you have options when it comes to choosing where you want to start your recovery journey. That’s why we’ve worked hard to assemble nothing but the best in our leadership team, staff, programs, services and facility.
In-patient & Out-patient options
Whether or in-patient or out-patient services are the best fit for you or your loved one we want to see you get healthy and we will meet you where you are at in your recovery journey to get the process started or help you keep making progress.
Personalized, Holistic Treatment Options
Every participant at ARAD has their own personalized treatment program designed to fit their needs & preferences including: Cutting-edge educational programs. Insightful individual therapy sessions, supportive group therapy sessions, access to natural interventions like yoga, exercise, massage and art and music therapy.
Our programming options are seemingly limitless, allowing participants to explore a full spectrum of support and treatment modalities as they create the personalized program that is right for them.
We also provide programming for family members and loved ones, and a variety of recreational and group activities. We understand that the best approach is one that shines light into every aspect of a participant's life, and that is what we have created.
Our recently remodeled facility is surrounded by parks, and ponds, with playgrounds for family visits just across the street. We offer large private rooms, on-site exercise facilities, custom meal plans, recreation areas & equipment large enclosed patios and comfortable community areas to sit & relax and much more. After visiting other facilities many ARAD clients are amazed at the level of comfort & hospitality we provide at such reasonable rates.
Our clinical director is Martha D. Burkett, MPA, LPC, NCC, CAADC, ACS, ADS, who moved to Amarillo in 2017 to help open ARAD’s residential treatment center. Nationally recognized in her field, Martha has 25 years of experience in counseling centers and substance misuse programs across the country. She joins us from Virginia, where she was the Substance Abuse Section Head at the United States Marine Corps headquarters, directing the program for the Marines worldwide. Martha is the driving force behind ARAD’s holistic approach to treatment and its extensive and personalized programming options.
ARAD’s Co-Medical Directors are James Avery Rush, IV, MD, and Michael D. Jenkins, MD. Dr. Rush is a board-certified psychiatrist with more than a decade of experience in treating psychiatric disorders, including drug and alcohol addiction. Dr. Jenkins is board-certified in Psychiatry and Addiction and is the Regional Chair of the Neuropsychiatry Department at Texas Tech University School of Medicine, where he is also a faculty member.
ARAD is staffed with a highly credentialed clinical team and supported by skilled and dedicated paraprofessionals who are deeply knowledgeable about recovery. With two licensed counselors for every 16 clients, plus countless compassionate and highly-trained supporting staff members, individualized support and attention is always available.