Beachwood, Ohio, January 25, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — ARC Health, a Thurston Group portfolio company, announced the acquisition of the Colorado Center of Clinical Excellence (CCCE).lie in Denver, Coloradothey are a group of mental health care providers dedicated to feedback-informed treatment and research, providing psychotherapy and group therapy to individuals and couples, adults and adolescents at two locations.
founder Jason Seidel, Psychology. D., CGP, CCCE specializes in specialist psychotherapy for clients who have had limited success with previous therapy. “We serve them by overcoming various overwhelming or complex experiences and challenges that prevent them from feeling good about their lives and about themselves,” Seidel explained.
Jason Seidel A licensed psychologist, AGPA-certified group psychotherapist and director of CCCE, Dr. Seidel was previously a research psychologist at the National Institute of Mental Health and a research director for the International Center of Clinical Excellence for 10 years . There, he worked on integrating client feedback and clinician training to improve the effectiveness of psychotherapy. Seidel has worked in the field of psychotherapy outcome measurement for over 20 years, serving on expert panels, training large organizations, and publishing numerous peer-reviewed research articles.
Seidel explained that it has become increasingly difficult for highly skilled psychotherapists with expertise to compete against experienced and well-funded competitors. In his view, “ARC Health represents our best hope for world-class business support to solidify our clinical expertise so we can more effectively serve clients whose prospects, relationships and lives are at stake.”
Vince MolaARC Health CEO said: “CCCE is a great addition not only because they extend our reach to Colorado, but also because of their dedication to training and developing evidence-based therapists with a focus on achieving better outcomes. “
About ARC Health
ARC Health is a major group of mental healthcare practices who have come together as partners while maintaining their individual identities. Their proactive and supportive partnerships with mental health care providers aim to increase success rates through collaborative networks. The ARC Health business model pioneers the field with a unified, provider-centric approach that enhances clinical ownership while also coming together as equity-owned partners.
About Thurston Group
Thurston Group is a private equity firm focused on building industry-leading companies in healthcare and related business services. Thurston Extensive track record of partnering with physicians and building fast-growing healthcare businesses including ARC Health, Smile Doctors, US Endo Partners, US Oral Surgery Management, South Georgia Dental Management, Gen4 Dental Partners, Options Medical Weight Loss and US Orthopedic partner.Over its 37-year history, Thurston Group has returned more than $4B investment capital.
Colorado Center of Clinical Excellence
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