ABOUT HIGHLAND RIVERS HEALTH – WHITFIELD RECOVERY AND WELLNESS CENTER
Healthcare provider Highland Rivers Health offers behavioral and mental health services throughout Georgia. The organization operates Bartow Recovery and Wellness Center in Cartersville, the Floyd Recovery and Wellness Center in Rome, and the Polk Recovery and Wellness Center in Cedartown. A crisis stabilization unit is also available at the Cedartown location.
The Whitfield Recovery and Wellness Center in Dalton provides outpatient services for children, adolescents, and adults, an intensive outpatient program (IOP) for adults struggling with substance abuse, and case management services.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Clients will have an individualized treatment plan created from an assessment used to determine the level of care needed.
Mental health care services for adults and children include individual, family, and group counseling, education and skills training, and crisis intervention. Medication management and monitoring is offered as needed. Clients will also have access to community transition support and referrals to other programs.
The Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program (SAIOP) is provided in three-phases, with each phase lasting one to two months. During treatment, clients must submit to random drug testing. Family participation is highly encouraged.
The Whitfield Recovery and Wellness Center also provides peer support and counseling, wellness groups, and employment support.
Highland Rivers Health as a whole employs more than 600 professionals including doctors, nurses, addiction counselors, and case workers. The Whitfield facility is staffed by professional clinicians, doctors, and nurse practitioners.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Though Best-rehabs.com has not yet received commentary from affiliated alumni or employees, Highland Rivers Health had an average of 2.8 out of five stars based on ten reviews on Google. Several commenters noted problems with upper management. “The peer group is a great program however getting an appointment with the psychiatrist there is next to impossible,” wrote Steven on the site. “Always wait an hour + with a scheduled appointment… They can never be on time,” added Bobbi.
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
The sole loved one surveyed by Best-rehabs.com to date gave a positive review of Whitefield Recovery and Wellness Center. The anonymous individual awarded the facility with perfect five-star ratings for the staff’s level of training and experience, affordability, and cleanliness, and four out of five stars for its treatment effectiveness and counseling options. “Clean and well trained staff They need more menu options They have a good program,” they wrote.
A client’s first appointment will include a financial assessment. Highland Rivers accepts Medicare, Medicaid, and most commercial insurance plans, including Veterans Affairs insurance.