Ridgeview Institute – Smyrna Expands to 188 beds to Assist More Patients

Ridgeview Institute – Smyrna

Due to our communities increased need for mental health and chemical dependency services, Ridgeview Institute – Smyrna has expanded its inpatient services from 148 to 188 beds. The additional 40 beds expand the Specialized Women’s Program, Adult Addiction Program, Senior Adult Program, and the Adolescent Program.

Ridgeview Institutes recent renovations increases the Women’s program to 23 beds. This specialized program for women only focuses on issues such as trauma, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, professional and personal stress, grief and loss, substance use/abuse and eating disorder symptoms. The Women’s Connection Program is under the leadership of Dr. Karen Mechanic and Karen Irwin Copeland, RN, as the Clinical Program Director.

The Senior Adult Program will increase capacity to an additional 18 beds. Services are under the leadership of well-known Dr. Gary Figiel and Dr. Stephen Figiel.

Addiction Services Program will have an expansion accommodating 17 additional patients under the direction of Dr. Vance Raham.

Ridgeview Institute has two locations in Atlanta, GA where patients and their families can find specialized, high-quality behavioral health and addiction treatment for both inpatient and outpatient services. Ridgeview Institute provides care for Adolescents, Adults, and Senior Adults. This includes specializations for Women, Professionals, Addictions, Young Adults, and Seniors. We offer free mental health assessments 24/7. Please contact us at 770-434-4567 to schedule an assessment.