Matt Eacott is the Vice President of Aware Recovery Care, the groundbreaking and research proven in-home addiction treatment program in Connecticut and New Hampshire. Matt is 36 and has 19 years of recovery experience. Growing up in a 3rd generation commercial family construction company, Matt learned what it meant to build a successful business by surrounding himself with honest, hard working people with integrity. Active addiction interfered with his initial plans to continue in the family business, but he then found that life had something else in store for him. Matt’s passion to do something different and effective in the addiction industry developed over 16 years of exposure to the field. Matt has worked multiple treatment centers prior to Aware Recovery Care and has vast knowledge of the industries inner workings. He is trained and certified in Sober Living Leadership and in Dr. Paul Ekman’s Micro and Subtle Expression recognition technique. He was initially a Certified Recovery Advisor and a Medication Assisted Treatment Counselor and worked with clients from 17 to 40. Matt is currently involved in the national strategic implementation of business goals and integration of innovation for Aware Recovery Care, as well as Marketing and Business Development. Matt studied at Clark University, Tufts University, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and The University of Hartford. His interests are advertising, communications and marketing, information technology, and in business management and development. He spreads his message of experience, change, and hope, and has been seen on WFSB, Channel 8 News, WTNH CT, NBC, Fox 61 CT, CPTV, Connecticut Magazine, The Hartford Courant, and on NPR national news. Matt was given a 2% chance of recovery and was originally one of the first clients at Aware Recovery Care. He has since developed into a leadership position and is committed providing the highest standard of treatment at ARC that he and his family received. He is happily married, has a pit-bull, and is originally from Avon, CT.