Our Staff

Karl Bolton
Counselor, TN Men's Community

Hometown: Franklin, TN

Future Goal(s): To obtain my LADAC from the state of Tennessee.

Hobbies: I enjoy reading and anything intellectually challenging. In addition I love spending time with my friends and family who are a vital part of my life.

Experience: I began work in this field in 2011 working with adolescents with substance abuse issues at Cumberland Heights. My passion for addiction treatment was unlocked during my year and a half working with teens and my passion continued as a transitioned to working with adult with severe mental health issues at The Ranch. While at the Ranch I found my second love in working with clients with co-occurring disorders who had been unsuccessful in other forms of treatment. I developed a skill set that aids me to this day in working with clients with various mental health diagnoses, who also suffer from addiction.

Why I Work for Hope Homes: Hope Homes sets the standard for recovery residences , upholding best practice as established in evidence based research. My love of working in this field combined with my passion for providing best practice to my clients made Hope Homes an easy choice.

With Hope Homes since: 2016