Centerstone Promotes Ben Middleton and John Page to Chief Operating Officers

Nashville, Tenn.—Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization providing a wide range of mental health and addiction services, today announced the promotions of Ben Middleton and John Page. Middleton has been named Chief Operating Officer for Clinic Services and Page has been appointed Chief Operating Officer for Specialty Services.

“Ben and John are dedicated members of the Centerstone team, and I am proud to announce these well-deserved promotions,” said Dr. Bob Vero, CEO of Centerstone of Tennessee. “Their broad experience at Centerstone and expertise in behavioral healthcare have prepared Ben and John to oversee two of our largest and most important departments – clinic and specialty services.”

In his new role, Middleton will oversee all Clinic Services at Centerstone which include outpatient clinic services; dual diagnosis intensive outpatient program; adult, adolescent and child case management; continuous treatment team; intervention services; criminal justice liaison; and integrated care for adults.

Prior to being named Chief Operating Officer for Clinic Services, Middleton, who joined Centerstone in 1990, served as Senior Vice President for Clinic Services. He specializes in alcohol and drug abuse treatment and services for those with mental illnesses. Middleton graduated from Alabama A&M University in Normal, Ala. with an MS in clinical psychology.

As Specialty Services COO, Page will be responsible for Centerstone’s prevention and education programs; school-based services; intensive in-home treatment services; adult, child and adolescent residential treatment services; early childhood treatment services; integrated care for children and adolescents; and the psychosocial lifeskills development program. He will also oversee Centerstone’s specialty services for older adults, ReConnect Centers and the Child and Adolescent Clinic on Venture Circle.

Page has been with Centerstone since 1992. He previously served as Senior Vice President for Child, Adolescent, and Family Services and has worked as a direct service provider and marriage and family therapist. Page graduated from the University of South Florida with a BA in psychology and from the University of Tennessee with a master’s degree in social work. He is
certified by the Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW).

About Centerstone
Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization, has provided a wide range of mental health and addiction services to people of all ages for more than 50 years. Through more than 60 facilities and 170 partnership locations across Middle Tennessee, Centerstone serves more than 50,000 children, adolescents, adults and seniors each year. Centerstone is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). For more information about Centerstone, please call 888-291-4357 or explore our website www.centerstone.org.