In Collaboration with Miami University

Outpatient Treatment Center + Recovery Residence

On Campus Solutions for a National Problem

Support for students currently enrolled at Miami, students enrolled at nearby colleges (including Miami Regional Campuses) and college-aged students who want to get back on a college track!

We provide on-campus care and support for college students struggling with mental health and substance use disorders so they can remain engaged in a successful and safe college experience. We want to keep students in college, and help those whose academic studies have been interrupted due to mental health and substance use disorders, Get Back on a College Track.

The Haven Recovery Residence
The Miami Preserve
261 Eisenhower Way
Oxford, OH 45056

The Haven Outpatient Center
16 S. Campus Ave.
Oxford, OH 45056

The Haven Outpatient Treatment Center


The Haven at College Outpatient Center, in collaboration with Miami University, is conveniently located across the street from the Miami Oxford campus at 16. S. Campus Ave. Our student-centric program integrates mental health and substance use treatment with on-campus community engagement to support students’ college lifestyles. Our licensed clinicians facilitate strength-based Intensive Outpatient (IOP) and Outpatient (OP) programs that empower and increase student capacity for personal agency, responsibility and accountability. We offer tracks for substance use/co-occurring disorders and primary mental health that include treatment for mood disorders and trauma.
Haven Outpatient Center Programs use both conventional and complementary evidence-based treatments including Motivational Interviewing, DBT and CBT within an integrative system of relationships with like-minded students. We include comprehensive care to increase personal resiliency and set and meet personal and academic goals. We also offer Family Support, Adjunctive Mental Health Services and Academic Coaching as needed and parents are encouraged to participate in family therapy with their student. Outpatient Treatment programs are covered by most health insurance and we are in network with AETNA Student Health, Miami’s student health insurance provider.

The Haven Recovery Residence

Comfortable and convenient, The Haven at College Recovery Residence, in collaboration with Miami University, is located at the beautiful Miami Preserve, convenient to campus, retail, restaurants, and the brand-new modern library. It is also located on the county bus route serving all of Oxford and the Miami University. Students live in private suites in shared brand-new, fully furnished student apartments. Onsite amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, Clubhouse with pool table, computer center (with free printing) and a large grassy area with outdoor fireplace. Through weekly recovery meetings, individualized wellness sessions, group accountability, social & recreational events, the Haven’s student led community fosters long term recovery while forming lasting friendships. CALL US TODAY: 513.280.6046


The Haven’s innovative Mentoring and Monitoring Program provides the tools for students, parents and school administrators to distinguish casual partying from serious substance misuse and treat accordingly. This harm-reduction program provides peer recovery mentors, (regular/randomized) drug testing, and community support for students and parents seeking answers and accountability.


About Miami University

Miami is a public, residential university in Oxford, Ohio, with faculty who are dedicated to learning and discovery. A liberal education core provides the foundation for the more specialized studies of the majors. Immersing students in both academic and co-curricular experiences has enabled Miami to achieve a top-tier national ranking among universities that provide the best student outcomes.Founded in 1809, Miami's name reflects the history of the Native American tribe who once lived in the Miami Valley region of Ohio. Haven students attend the main campus in Oxford (enrollment approximately 17,327) and non-matriculated students can attend classes at one of the nearby regional campuses in Hamilton, Middletown and West Chester via shuttle from the Oxford campus. The 2019 U.S. News & World Report ranks Miami University #3 for undergraduate teaching nationwide, in good company with Princeton and Dartmouth. Miami has ranked in the top five on this short, elite list of universities for the past nine years.



Miami Administrator Endorsement

“So to know that The Haven is here, and that there are professionals there who know what these students need-----that’s very reassuring to me. Because then it becomes part of the conversation. You can go to our counseling center. You can work with The Haven. We have resources available for you. We want you here. We want you to be successful.”

- Dean of Students, Miami University, 2018


Our local Haven team includes licensed clinicians, peer recovery coaches and individuals who are passionate about helping college students receive care and support for their mental health and substance use challenges.

Caitlyn G. Nelei-Nunnemaker, M.S. LPCC-S LICDC

Clinical Director

Caitlyn Grey Nelei-Nunnemaker is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor with years of experience in substance use treatment, having served as a director in a residential substance use setting and as a clinician in various substance use and mental health settings. They hold a Master’s of Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree from Northern Kentucky University and are currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision.

Janae Arno, BA, BS, RN

Student Care Manager

Janae is a Registered Nurse and a Miami alum with an impressive list of degrees including a B.S. in Nursing, a B.A. in Anthropology and a B.S. in Zoology. Through her previous positions at Miami, Janae has worked extensively with Miami students and staff implementing a myriad of wellness, alcohol and sexual assault prevention programs across all Miami U campuses. Janae has been part of the Haven Miami Team from the launch in 2017.

Ren Gee, MSW

Program Director and Therapist

Ren Gee is a licensed master's level social worker with eight years experience in mental health, substance abuse, and housing placement. She has worked in both adult and youth case management, adult and youth residential (SUD and mental health), in housing triage, and as both an outpatient and crisis therapist. Ren is passionate about approaching all of her clients as individuals and helping them find the healthiest, happiest path possible.

Chris Shoemaker

House Manager and Community Leader

Chris is a Political Science and International Relations student at Miami from Cincinnati who is passionate about rowing. In addition to serving as rower and team captain in high school Chris has served as a rowing coach for young adults, sharing his passion with the sport as he coaches and develops a team of passionate, talented rowers. Chris oversees the Haven Recovery Residence at The Miami Preserve as House Manager and Community Leader.