Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at RiverWoods Behavioral Health System to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at RiverWoods Behavioral Health System.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

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Welcome to Riverwoods

Welcome to Riverwoods Behavioral Health Hospital

Welcome and thank you for reaching out to Riverwoods Behavioral Health in Atlanta, Georgia, and allowing us to be a part of your journey to a new and richer experience. Our staff is here to guide you from the initial point of crisis with Inpatient Stabilization, throughout the recovery process with top notch Outpatient Programs, and then as you transition into healthy living with our Aftercare Groups.

We strive to create a supportive and caring environment, which we feel is the most crucial component that we can offer our patients and their families as they begin their process of healing.

Why Choose Us

Why Choose Riverwoods Behvaioral Health Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia

Our passionate team of professionals focuses on individualized treatment. That means working with our patients from our first interaction to understand the issues and triggers that have brought them to Riverwoods, and involving them in the creation of treatment plans that create a base for sustaining long-term recovery. We realize that the decision to seek treatment can be the most intimidating and stressful healthy decision you will ever make. We feel that our communal vision creates an intimate, familial setting which allows us to treat our patients with a personalized touch and hospitality that is often lost in the intimidating traditional hospitals.

Who We Are

About Riverwoods Behavioral Health’s mental health and addiction treatment programs

Our goal is to provide tailored treatment for each of our patients. To do that, we have many specific programs and levels of care. Riverwoods offers separate programming for adolescents, adults, and seniors, and we also have specialty tracks for substance abuse (including detox), co-occurring disorders; and psychiatric disorders such as depressionanxiety, and bipolar disorder. Riverwoods is much more than an inpatient hospital; we also have PHP and IOP levels of care in our treatment center. We pride ourselves on offering a full spectrum of care that adapts to our patients’ needs.

Call one of our Admissions counselors today for a free, confidential screening to see how Riverwoods can help you regain a happy, healthy life.

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