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News & Media Releases

Here you'll find the latest happenings on campus, local news stories featuring Cumberland Heights and its staff, media releases on upcoming events and more.

For media inquiries, contact Marketing & Public Relations Manager, Liz Stanislawski at or 920-309-0944.

23 Oct 2023

Jason Wahler Podcast

Episode 13 - Dr. Nick Hayes welcomes Nashville local and TV personality Jason Wahler to this week’s podcast. Best known for his appearances on MTV’s Laguna Beach and The Hills, Jason has a long, yet redemptive story of recovery. With the unique nature of publicly battling addiction in the...

9 Oct 2023


Cumberland Heights Podcast Dr. Nick Hayes of Cumberland Heights sits down with key figures in recovery to discuss life, sobriety, and much more! Listen to podcasts on Apple Podcasts or Spotify Watch the podcast on YouTube Episodes Episode 12: Jeff Jarrett Episode 12 - Dr. Nick Hayes sits down with Hall of Fame wrestling legend Jeff Jarrett....

9 Oct 2023

Jeff Jarrett Podcast

Episode 12 - Dr. Nick Hayes sits down with Hall of Fame wrestling legend Jeff Jarrett. Known for his illustrious career in the ring, Jeff talks about how he got started in the family business of sports entertainment and opens up about his personal battle with addiction and his...

25 Sep 2023

Nikki Soda Podcast

Episode 11 - Dr. Nick Hayes welcomes Nikki Soda, Membership Officer for the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP), to discuss behavioral heath, conferences, ethics in addiction treatment, using data to improve treatment practices, the evolution of treatment, dangers and benefits of social media, basketball, and much more!

19 Sep 2023

National Addiction Professionals Day: A Note of Appreciation

Today, on September 20, we celebrate National Addiction Professionals Day. Cumberland Heights is joining the movement and celebrating vital players in the continuum of care – our addiction professionals. Now, more than ever, it is necessary to recognize the importance of addiction awareness and the efforts addiction professionals make to...

11 Sep 2023

Casey Hyatt Podcast

Episode 10 - Alumni Coordinator Casey Hyatt joins the podcast sharing stories of his role at Cumberland Heights, his own addiction and recovery, building connection and community, and much more!

30 Aug 2023

Overdose Awareness Day: Honoring Lives, Saving Futures

Today we observe International Overdose Awareness Day, which serves as a solemn reminder of the devastating impact of drug overdoses in the lives of our families and communities. At Cumberland Heights, we seek to raise awareness about the prevalence of overdose deaths, honor lives that have been lost due...

28 Aug 2023

Patrick Custer Podcast

Episode 9 - Dr. Nick Hayes welcomes Patrick Custer, host of the Rooted Recovery Stories podcast and Communications Liaison and National Director of Alumni at Promises Behavioral Health. Patrick shares stories about how and why he began podcasting, his addiction and recovery, his experience of working at Cumberland Heights,...

14 Aug 2023

Jeff Wilson and Travis Hupp Podcast

Episode 8 - On this episode Nick Hayes welcomes Cumberland Heights very own Clinical Director of Young Men's department, Jeff Wilson, and Clinical Director of Milieu Management, Travis Hupp. Jeff and Travis discuss their personal experiences with addiction and recovery, how they became best friends, creating an atmosphere for...

31 Jul 2023

Paul Citro Podcast

Episode 7 - Paul Citro has worked for Cumberland Heights for more than 40 years, and on this podcast, he shares some stories from his work experience with Nick Hayes.

17 Jul 2023

Jason Schneidman Podcast

Episode 6 - Dr. Nick Hayes and @themensgroomer Jason Schneidman talk about life, helping others, addiction, recovery, homelessness, self-care, hair, and much more!