West Palm Beach, FL, Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Ethema Health Corporation (OTCQB: GRST) (“Ethema” “GRST” or the “Company”), a provider of healthcare services, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Addiction Recovery Institute of America, LLC  (“ARIA”), today announced that it has entered into an exclusive endorsement agreement with Duane “Dog” Chapman (“Chapman”).  The agreement allows ARIA to use images, recordings and video of Chapman on its website and in advertising.  Chapman has built a reputation of helping people turn their lives around and especially those suffering from addiction.  His personal story is one of recovery and redemption and he has endorsed ARIA as a unique and compassionate recovery center for helping those struggling with addiction.  Chapman will visit the ARIA campus in West Palm Beach often.   

ARIA has built a program of care that ensures that its clients will receive long term care through a combination of residential care and virtual long term out-patient care.   Aria has an outstanding facility and team of employees dedicated to helping individuals live better lives free from addiction.   

“We know that by continuing to do good work we will continue to gain supporters and endorsements such as the one we now have with Dog,” said Shawn Leon, CEO of the Company.  He added, “We are proud to be endorsed by someone that has proven that a life of recovery is possible and shines a light of hope on those that are most hopeless.  We look forward to helping a lot of people together.”    

American TV network WGN America has set September 4th, 2019  as the air date for Duane “Dog” Chapman‘s return to television in Dog’s Most Wanted.   Chapman will be on a press tour for the next two weeks preceding the first airing.  Shortly after that he will be participating in podcasts with Company employees and featured in TV commercials endorsing the Company.  

"I am pleased to be associated with ARIA as a treatment facility that does such great work,” said Chapman. “I get a lot of people reaching out to me for help and I am going to now have confidence that we can work together to help them.” 

About Ethema Health Corporation

Ethema Health Corporation (OTCQB: GRST) operates in the behavioral healthcare space specifically in the treatment of substance use disorders. Ethema developed a unique style of treatment over the last six years and has had much success with in-patient treatment for adults. Ethema will continue to develop world class programs and techniques with its expansion in the United States. The Company currently has under thirty employees and operates in West Palm Beach, Florida. For more information you can visit our website at www.ethemahealth.com and www.ariafl.com

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