The Ranch\u2120 treatment center, a premier mental health and rehabilitation facility in Nunnelly, Tennessee, announces the appointment of Marshall Millikin as executive director. Nunnelly, TN (PRWEB) June 17, 2015 \u2013 The Ranch\u2120 treatment center in Tennessee has named Marshall Millikin executive director. A respected veteran in the field of behavioral healthcare administration, Millikin is not new to The Ranch facility; he served on its founding board of directors more than 15 years ago. \u201cIt\u2019s always a treat when the universe calls great former colleagues into your path,\u201d says Cheryl Brown, the facility\u2019s director of marketing and outreach services. \u201cHe sets a great ethical standard for those who surround him and is highly regarded in the treatment field.\u201d The Ranch is known for its state-of-the-art therapies, beautiful location and warm, inviting facilities nestled in the rolling hills of Nunnelly, less than an hour outside of Nashville. It offers primary, gender-separate treatment for men and women suffering from mental health disorders and addictions, including trauma, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, sex and intimacy disorders, eating disorders and bipolar disorder. \u201cI was drawn in by the center\u2019s trauma-based approach, which addresses underlying issues and core problems that can fuel mental health issues and emotional disorders,\u201d says Millikin. \u201cThere are very few facilities that are so successful at blending evidence-based models of therapy with highly effective alternative therapy-based strategies.\u201d Some of the integrative approaches used at The Ranch treatment center include equine-assisted therapy, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, and adventure therapy. \u201cThe program\u2019s therapists have many different strategies and resources to draw from,\u201d says Millikin, \u201cand they work hard to find a combination that resonates with each client. It\u2019s not a one-size-fits-all approach.\u201d Millikin\u2019s experience includes a 12-year tenure with Onsite Workshops and a seven-year association with CRC Health Group. Most recently, he has been working with addiction and behavioral healthcare companies, providing management consulting and training, executive recruiting, and the development of residential facilities and intensive outpatient programs. Brown says that Millikin is a good fit for the center. \u201cIt is exciting to have Marshall join our team,\u201d she says. \u201cHis work ethic is to empower those around him to be successful and challenge them to explore new ways to improve. Marshall is a wonderful addition to our team and will fit in well with our philosophy of excellence-in-care.\u201d \u201cWe are pleased to have such a seasoned veteran in the field join us,\u201d adds Greg Phillips, regional vice president of The Ranch treatment center. \u201cI\u2019ve known Marshall for many years and appreciate the value he brings to our team.\u201d About The Ranch\u2120 Treatment Center Established in 1999, The Ranch treatment center provides gender-separate therapeutic programs that address the underlying causes of trauma, addictions, eating disorders and other self-defeating behaviors. We offer innovative therapies that delve into the deep issues that thwart recovery, allowing clients to heal mind, body and spirit while learning personal accountability. Surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Piney River and the farms and ranches of Nunnelly, TN, The Ranch offers programs with a variable length of stay, which allows each client to anchor new recovery behaviors needed for lasting change. For more information about The Ranch treatment center, call (855) 893-5987 or visit www.recoveryranch.com. About Elements Behavioral Health The Ranch is a member of Elements Behavioral Health, an owner of a series of behavioral health programs located throughout the United States. The Elements Behavioral Health\u00ae family of programs offers comprehensive, innovative treatment for substance abuse, sexual addiction, trauma, eating disorders, and other mental health disorders. Through its programs, the company is committed to delivering clinically sophisticated treatment that promotes permanent lifestyle change, not only for the patient but for the entire family network. For more information, visit promisesbehavioralhealth.com.