Referring Professionals

Next Step Recovery is committed to supporting our patients’ successful transition.

We work closely with individuals, families, treatment facilities, educational consultants, and other health-care providers to ensure we meet every client exactly where they are in their individual recovery journey. With our patients’ consent, we welcome ongoing communication with their extended support team including family members, referring professionals, and other care providers.

If you are a referring professional, the following information can help your clients and their families join our recovery support community.

Safe and Structured

Next Step Recovery’s structured recovery program includes:

  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • SACOT Program
  • Individual case management
  • Mandatory daily 12-step work
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Job search support services
  • Life skills education & sober recreation

We offer a unique blend of clinical and peer-based support of Licensed professional counselor and clinical addictions specialist, certified substance abuse counselor, house and case managers, sponsors, and fellow residents who share their own recovery experience, strength and wisdom.

Intensive Outpatient Program

Our 12-week SACOT/ intensive Outpatient Program provides the perfect bridge from inpatient treatment and offers extra clinical support for individuals with complicated addictions histories, multiple relapses or little experience in recovery. Our SACOT/IOP is open to our recovery program residents at NSR of Asheville and The Greater Asheville Community.

Additional Questions?

If you have additional questions, would like to arrange a tour, or book a virtual meeting, please contact Susan Stader at or call 828.350.9960. You may also Fax us at 828.350.9916.

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Medically Reviewed By Susan Stader MS, LCMH, LCAS, CCS

Susan Stader is the founder and director of Next Step Recovery and NSR of Asheville, an Intensive Outpatient Program and a Long-term Extended Care program in Asheville, NC. She received her Master’s in Community Counseling in 2004 at Western Carolina University and went on to get her licensure in addictions and mental health counseling. Susan believes that treatment should be gender-specific and offered in a small setting. Small recovery communities, such as hers, are more intimate and effective in overall client satisfaction and care.

Reach Out Today

Recovery is a lifelong journey, but you don’t need to take it alone. At Next Step Recovery, we give you the tools and support you need to get through early sobriety and find lasting healing. It is our goal to empower our patients to be their best selves and live the life they deserve.

If you have any questions about our programs, methods, insurance, or anything else, reach out to us today. We look forward to helping you to get started along the road to recovery!

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Our goal is to help you overcome your addiction and develop the tools you need for a sustainable recovery. Give us a call to learn more about our addiction treatment programs for men.