Located just outside of Asheville, North Carolina, The Willows at Red Oak Recovery® offers a sanctuary for young women to focus on healing. As a part of the Red Oak Recovery® family, our clinically dynamic approach to mental and behavioral health care prepares women for fulfilling, post-treatment lives.

About the Willows at Red Oak Recovery

Our founders oversee all day-to-day operations at The Willows, providing valuable input on all strategic decisions. Additionally, our leadership and treatment teams have years of experience in a variety of disciplines, including behavioral and mental health services, substance abuse treatment, trauma therapy, and experiential education.

Our treatment services are designed to care for no more than 20 women at a time on our expansive 38-acre campus to allow for small and intimate group settings. This allows clients to receive the individualized attention they need and deserve during their time at The Willows. With beautiful pastures, ponds, and walking trails, our clients can take in our stunning landscape while focusing on healing and becoming whole again.

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Treatment Goals

At The Willows at Red Oak Recovery®, we believe in doing more than simply helping women overcome their mental or behavioral health struggles. We also set them up for post-treatment success to allow for the highest chance of sustainable recovery. During their time at The Willows, women learn how to:

  • Establish better nutritional and physical health
  • Identify and deal with stress in a positive way
  • Increase their self-esteem
  • Develop a greater sense of purpose and self
  • Reconnect with their families

Individualized Care

Each woman arrives to The Willows at Red Oak Recovery® with different treatment needs. For this reason, we offer highly individualized and specialized care. Our multidisciplinary therapeutic processes and treatment modalities allow us to customize each treatment plan in order to give clients the best chance of recovery.

Our program includes treatment modalities such as:

  • Gender separate programming
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT)
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EDMR)
  • Rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT)
  • Relapse prevention education
  • Ecotherapy
  • Experiential therapy
  • Existential therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Object relations/ attachment therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Mindfulness
  • Nutritional Therapy
  • 12 Step Programming
  • Expressive Arts Therapy
  • Relational Therapy
  • Family Education and Support

The following activities are also part of The Willows at Red Oak Recovery®

  • Yoga
  • Acupuncture
  • Adventure Therapy
  • Sober Peak Experiences
  • Cooking classes
  • Fly fishing
  • Backpacking
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Canoeing
  • Gardening
  • Service work
  • Challenge course
  • Horseback riding
  • Equine therapy

Our clients are with us at The Willows between 80–100 days, giving clients the time they need to practice learned coping skills in a safe and therapeutic environment.

If you or someone you love have more questions about The Willows at Red Oak Recovery®, please call us today at (855) 773-0614 to speak with one of our admissions specialists.