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Adams Recovery Center - Women's Facility

1569 State Route 28, Loveland, Ohio, 45140
Gender-specific rehabs for alcoholism and drug abuse give individuals the opportunity to participate in a truly focused and personalized treatment experience. The Women’s Facility at Adams Recovery Center takes a multidisciplinary approach to addiction treatment, combining the latest evidenced-based practices with a therapeutic community model and 12-step support.

Facility Highlights

  • Individual Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Group Counseling


  • Individual Therapy

    This term describes one-on-one therapy, in which a patient and trained counselor, social worker, psychologist or psychiatrist meets privately with a patient to discuss challenges related to lifestyle, work, family and romantic relationships that may have contributed to the development of an addiction.
  • Individualized Treatment

    Some facilities have an addiction treatment protocol that all patients or clients are expected to follow, while others customize or individualize treatment based on a person’s unique needs and circumstances. Factors that may affect treatment decisions include age, lifestyle, medical conditions, type of drug, religious beliefs, etc.

Facility Settings

  • Average Location/Amenities

Meet the Staff

  • Matthew Rupert, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS, ICCS
    Matthew Rupert, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS, ICCSClinical Director
    Matthew is a licensed professional clinical counselor (supervisory endorsement) and a licensed independent chemical dependency counselor (supervisory endorsement) in the State of Ohio. Matthew has worked with a wide range of clients, from toddlers to the elderly. Matthew brings extensive experience in the field of addiction, substance abuse, and mental health as a counselor and a supervisor.
  • Ann Pullem, RN, CDCA
    Ann Pullem, RN, CDCAMedical Coordinator
    Ann B. Pullem RN, graduated from the University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walter’s with her Associate Degree (1980). She brings expertise from prior experience working residential women’s unit and co-concurring disorder unit. Ann demonstrated group leadership, specializing in Women’s Group, Anger Management, Intensive Outpatient (IOP). Ann's love and passion is working with our clients at Adams Recovery Center. She describes herself as enthusiastic in wanting to make a difference in people’s lives.

Treatment Center Links

Rehabs 360 Guide


The Adams Recovery Center (ARC) offers individualized, gender-specific substance abuse treatment to adults. Located in Loveland, Ohio, this one of the state's just 188 (46 percent) facilities for women-only and provides long-term residential treatment, intensive outpatient services, and assessments. This facility is also amongst the 196 (47.9 percent) in the state with programming for clients with co-occurring mental health disorders, who are admitted on a case-by-case basis. Suboxone maintenance is available for clients experiencing opiate withdrawal, a feature of only 155 (37.9 percent) Ohio treatment centers.


Clients who are in crisis can often receive same-day assessments and admission into the residential program. Treatment length varies between 90 and 180 days. Treatment scheduling is highly structured and includes group counseling, sober support meetings, chores, and free time.

Blending a therapeutic community model with evidence-based practices—including cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT)—treatment includes five hours of daily group therapy. Clients also participate in individual counseling once per week and optional 12-step meetings.

In order to visit clients, loved ones must attend a group session on Saturday mornings. Clients in need of outpatient care may receive home visits for 75 to 90 days.


The treatment team includes registered nurses, licensed professional counselors, and licensed and certified drug and alcohol counselors.


ARC is a relatively nondescript facility with no amenities mentioned on the website. Clients are provided with three meals a day and are allowed to bring their own beverages (e.g. bottled water or juice), but cell phones and most electronic devices are prohibited. Smoking is allowed at designated times and areas.


Alumni reviews of the women’s ARC facility are currently limited, but the three submitted to Rehabs.com to date were positive. Reviewer O.M., who gave the facility five stars for treatment effectiveness and meals, wrote, “Good place, good staff. Really helped me turn it around.” Alum Blair similarly reported, “I graduated and I live a sober life today with boundaries, morals,and disipline. I didn't know how to live before and they taught me it's a great program for those ready to change.”

With an average rating of 3.2 out of five stars based on 13 Google reviews, this center received mixed written feedback to date.[1] One-star users commented that the staff was unfriendly and untrustworthy, while five-star users repeatedly described the quality of care as "amazing."

On Facebook, where a facility can manage its own page, 26 reviewers to date rated ARC an average 4.5 out of five stars.[2] Alumni mostly expressed gratitude toward the program and its compassionate staff, with alum Mindy representatively writing, "The staff is family the house is family and I can honestly say they helped me find the woman I am today!"


The two loved ones polled by Rehabs.com to date were more critical of ARC. The mother of a former client, Margaret, provided critical feedback to Rehabs.com about the facility’s Suboxone program: “Convenient that they get to keep my 350 bucks by written contract regardless of them no keeping their end of verbal agreement witnessed by several employees." Another parent, J.F.A. was disappointed by the facility’s intake procedures and lack of responsiveness to phone calls.


According to ARC’s website, the facility accepts Medicaid and most private insurance plans. The fee for Suboxone treatment is $350.

[1] GoogleReviews

[2] https://www.facebook.com/Adams-Recovery-Center-299618506715178/reviews/

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