CaroMont Regional Medical Center – Center for Mental Wellness

CaroMont Regional Medical Center – Center for Mental Wellness


CaroMont Regional Medical Center, headquartered in Gastonia, N.C., has been providing comprehensive healthcare services since 1946. The Center for Mental Wellness is one of its units and offers treatment for individuals experiencing behavioral health problems. The center provides inpatient treatment for individuals struggling with mental health issues, including those with substance abuse.


The center offers 24-hour assessment and admission for individuals with psychiatric emergencies. Treatment plans are customized to meet each patient’s needs and typically involve a combination of individual psychotherapy, group therapy, family therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Counseling and educational sessions cover coping skills, stress management, and substance abuse education.


The center’s team consists of psychiatrists, registered nurses, addiction counselors, clinical social workers, and activity therapists.


The facility has not provided information about its living arrangements and related offerings. However, clients should anticipate a hospital-like treatment environment.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY has received one survey response from a former patient of this facility. The former patient, who chose to remain anonymous, gave the program’s treatment effectiveness a five-star rating. However, they described the experience itself as challenging. The reviewer gave a three-star rating to the center’s accommodations and amenities, stating that the only diversion was a TV in the common area. Despite their struggles, the reviewer would recommend the program to others seeking help.

Reviews on secondary sites are in a mixed range. On Google, CaroMont Regional Medical Center received an overall rating of 2.3 out of five stars based on 115 user reviews. A Google reviewer commented specifically on the Center for Mental Wellness, giving it a perfect five-star review and acknowledging the nerve-racking and strict mental health procedures. The reviewer added that the procedures serve a purpose given the wide range of patients the center receives.

On Facebook, where the facility can manage its ratings, CaroMont as a whole has an average rating of 3.3 out of five stars based on 457 reviews.


According to CaroMont’s website, the center accepts plans from most major health insurance providers, including Aetna, Cigna, and Humana. Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare are also accepted. Those without health insurance may be eligible for financial assistance.

CaroMont Regional Medical Center – Center for Mental Wellness Reviews

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  • it was hell. i was miserable and lonely. only diversion was a tv in the common area. the dr. told my husband that he should take the kids and leave me. so glad he didn't. this dr. is now the head of psychiatry for the hospital. i'm now a professional with a master's.