Pellissippi Recovery Community

The Pellissippi Recovery Community (PRC) at Pellissippi State Community College provides a nurturing, supportive environment in which students recovering from addictive disorders can successfully pursue academic, personal, and professional goals for the purpose of enhancing their quality of life and becoming productive members of society.


  • To support a culture and atmosphere free from alcohol and other drug use and abuse for the campus community.
  • To develop and disseminate information for members of the campus community regarding alcohol and other drug issues for the purpose of education and prevention.
  • To make available alcohol and other drug intervention services, in-patient and out-patient treatment referrals, and provide on-going support for students.

PRC meetings are held on Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in McWherter Building, room 248 on the Hardin Valley campus. For more information, please contact Dr. Kathy Douthat at or 865-539-7293.