Richard R. Karges serves as Executive Director and CEO at Hopewell: A Therapeutic Farm Community for Adults with serious mental illness. Our focus is on recovery and healing based on a whole person approach which is centered on therapeutic community, provided in a safe farm based environment, with a nature based orientation meaningful work and an array of group and individual therapy options.
Rick was recognized for his outstanding work in the mental health field when he was named the 2007 Professional of the Year by the Maine Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). He also has served as Chair of the (Maine) Governors Substance Abuse Services Commission. He has been an adjunct Social Work instructor at Ohio State University and Case Western Reserve University. He also served as a member of the American Residential Treatment Association and has volunteered for the Cleveland area MedWorks program.
Therapy Session $90-$130