Addiction, Recovery, and Coping (ARC)

The A-B Tech Community has also been impacted by the Opioid Epidemic. We care about the safety and health of our students. Please contact us if you or someone you know wants help.

*The video may provoke different responses depending on your experience with addiction. Please take care of yourself as needed. If you need to talk to someone, please contact Support Services (828-337-3337). If it's outside of normal business hours, please call 888-573-1006.

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The RESET logo

A safe place for those in recovery or have questions about recovery to come, press pause, and reset before continuing with the day.

Currently, The RESET is closed abiding by the college's social distancing procedure.

If you need assistance, please call (888) 573-1006 (24/7 Mobile Crisis Management).


During Social Distancing: Free Virtual Meetings list


Buncombe County PSA

ARC 2019 Presentation Sessions:

Cannabis and CBD--presented by Heather Daniels

Experiential Coping Skills--presented by Lisa Hilt (Due to audio issues during recording, we highly recommend using the closed captions.)

Seek Healing and Active Listening--presented by Jennifer Nicolaisen

ALL Treatment - Locate treatment options and preferences

Video Game Addiction Resource

How To Prevent Teen Vaping

How To Prevent Screen Time Addiction

Western NC & Its Opioid Epidemic – Dr. Blake Fagan

Western NC 1st Responders Discuss the Opioid Epidemic

ARC Event 2018-Neurobiological Framework of Substance Use Disorders and Recovery

Addiction is closer than you think...

Professionals Caution Worst is Yet to Come (Asheville Citizen-Times)