As the opioid epidemic in the U.S. continues, deaths that involved synthetic opioids other than methadone (including fentanyl and fentanyl analogs) continued to rise with more than 28,400 overdose deaths in 2018. Too many families continue to suffer and lose loved ones to the disease of addiction.

As a part of RCA at Capital Region, you will be joining the forefront of the battle against substance abuse in Maryland, Virginia, and the Washington DC Metropolitan area and help Recovery Centers of America bring high quality, affordable addiction treatment to those in need of help. The opportunity to make a difference in your community and save thousands of lives from the disease of addiction is what makes a career at RCA at Capital Region far more than just a job. At Capital Region you will join a group of truly dedicated and compassionate professionals to make a real difference in the life of others.

RCA at Capital Region offers comprehensive, individualized treatment services for a wide range of substance abuse issues, including alcohol, opiates, heroin, and methamphetamine. The campus offers a variety of evidence-based treatment protocols designed to effectively treat drug and alcohol addiction, as well as support long-term, meaningful recovery for patients and their families. Additional patient services include yoga and mindfulness meditation; family, group and individual counseling; educational seminars and outpatient treatment programs.

Join RCA at Capital Region and help us save 1,000,000 lives one neighborhood at a time!

A Day in the Life…



One of the keys to the success for RCA at Capital Region is great management. Its management team has a proven track record of high quality addiction treatment. At RCA, we believe that strong leadership isn’t just great for the company, it’s also an opportunity to learn from the best and grow as a professional.

Marcus Smith

Marcus Smith, CEO

Medical Director
Dr. Jeffrey Gall

Dr. Jeffrey Gall, Medical Director

Before beginning his career in medicine, Dr. Gall spent a year and a half on active duty for training in the USMC Reserve, completing Boot Camp at Paris Island. He then went on to earn his Emergency Medicine Board Certification from George Washington University in 2006 and later in Addiction Medicine.

Clinical Trainer
Amy Brinkley

Amy Brinkley, Clinical Trainer

Amy Brinkley, MSS, LCSW brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and skill to her position as Clinical Site Trainer at MCAT. Over her 25-year career, she has worked with children, adolescents, adults and families with mental health and Co-occurring Disorders in Outpatient and Residential settings. She has held clinical, supervisory, operations, and business development positions. Most recently, Amy was the Executive Director of Residential Programs at the Village, a Sanctuary Certified Residential Treatment Program in suburban Philadelphia.

Amy has specialized in providing quality treatment for people with trauma, ADHD, anxiety, and mood disorders. In her current role, she is committed to assisting the staff in providing high-quality, trauma-informed treatment and services through education, training and coaching.

Amy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Kent State University and a Master of Social Services from Bryn Mawr Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. She has advanced training in Trauma, Clinical Supervision, Conflict Resolution, and family counseling. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Pennsylvania since 2003. Amy joined RCA in June 2017


Click on any department to learn more about their function at Recovery Centers of America – Capital Region.


Although there are rough days, what keeps me pushing is my co-workers. As a result, we get things done!”

– Housekeeper @ Capital Region, MD

The opportunity presented itself for me to use my prior experience to help those at Capital Region. But losing a family member to addiction motivated me even more to help those who come through RCA.”

– Case Manager @ Capital Region, MD

With the growing opioid epidemic in my Community, I noticed RCA was on the forefront of making change. Immediately I knew that I wanted to be a part of THAT change!”

– Clinical Director @ Capital Region, MD