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Celebrate the Service of Military Veterans in the Best Way

Strive Health is proud to serve the organization Veteran & First Responder Healthcare (VFR), a company dedicated to the treatment of substance use and behavioral health issues among military veterans. Strive Centers often co-locate VFR services for veterans and first responders. The Chief Executive Officer of VFR, Eric Golnick, published this open letter today, Veteran's Day, 2017. We urge our… Read More

Strive Health PA Open House Featured by TribLive, Local News

Greensburg's new addiction rehab clinic will hold an open house and ribbon cutting Thursday. Strive Health of Greensburg opened this month at 101 N. Main St., Suite 200. It is one of two clinics operated by Post Acute Recovery, a New York City-based company with plans to open similar centers across the country. The clinic offers outpatient therapy, with one-on-one… Read More

Strive Health Featured in Greensburg, PA Newspaper

Greensburg substance abuse clinic chosen as flagship for national company JACOB TIERNEY Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, 5:57 p.m. A New York City-based company chose Greensburg as the flagship for its chain of substance abuse clinics because of the severity of the region's opioid crisis, the local facility's director said. “Unfortunately, they saw the great need here in Greensburg,” said Executive Clinical Director… Read More

Strive and VFR Healthcare to offer Free Confidential Crisis Counseling to Transgender Military Community

Strive Health and Veteran and First Responder Healthcare, (VFR), will be providing free confidential crisis counseling to those seeking help in dealing with the recent events affecting the transgender military community. Support will be available in person at Strive facilities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and via a hotline phone number: 888-224-7312. The organizations, Strive and VFR, are forming a… Read More

Meet Brian Kephart, Executive Director, Strive Health Greensburg, PA

Born and raised in Westmoreland County, and a product of Quaker Valley High School and University of Pittsburgh, Brian brings to Strive seventeen years of experience in behavioral health care. From 2002-2006, he worked and supervised an 24 bed adult substance abuse unit at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. Brian graduated with high honors from the University of Pittsburgh MSW… Read More

Recognized Expert, Author and Trailblazer in the Field of Psychiatry Joins PAR/Strive

We are excited to announce that Dr. Robert L. Pyles, MD, has joined PAR as our Chief Medical Officer. An established leader in the addiction and mental health fields, Dr. Pyles has served as President of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the Massachusetts Psychiatric Society, and the Coalition for Patient Rights, among others. Dr. Pyles has received numerous awards, including a… Read More

Introducing Strive: Recovery for the Real World

A month at a great residential facility can be a life-changing experience, and may be a must-do for clients needing a highly-acute treatment setting. But back in the real world it’s a roller coaster, and as we know from experience, staying sober takes skills, support, people that understand you as an individual, and skills that you must and can learn… Read More