We offer expert, evidence-based psychiatric treatment and a compassionate, holistic path to wellness.

Residential Treatment & Day Treatment in Atlanta, GA

Why Choose Skyland Trail?

Our evidence-based approach starts at admission with a comprehensive assessment. Based on the results, clients are assigned to a specialized treatment team and structured schedule.

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Our multidisciplinary treatment team includes experts in everything from nutrition to vocational coaching. Patient treatment teams include:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Individual Therapists
  • Family Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Academic & Vocational Support
  • Care Coordinators / Case Managers
  • Art & Music Therapist
  • Horticultural Therapists
  • Recreational Therapists
  • Pastoral Counselors
  • Dieticians
  • Personal Trainers
  • Psychometrists
  • TMS Technicians
  • Certified Peer Counselors

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All clients participate in programs to strengthen mind and body. Clients receive nutrition and active living counseling, including daily structured exercise groups. An onsite primary care clinic collaborates with the clinical team on lab testing and specialized assessments, and clients with co-occurring medical problems like high blood pressure or diabetes receive onsite care.

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We help client families learn how to support their loved one’s progress in healthy and effective ways. We offer a weekly family support and education group at no cost. With permission from the client, we communicate openly with families about client progress. And our onsite family therapy program helps many families discover new ways to trust, communicate, respect, lean on, lift up and nurture one another.

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Adult and adolescent clients in the residential program reside in private rooms with private bathrooms.

Adult Virtual Tour Adolescent Virtual Tour

Our residential and day treatment programs are in-network with many plans offered by private insurance providers.

Adult Program Fees | Adolescent Program Fees

Clients participate in structured therapeutic activities Monday through Friday, typically engaging in a different group each hour. On evenings and weekends, clients participate in structured activities on campus and in the community, including trips to Atlanta museums, sporting events, and restaurants.

Adult Example Schedule | Adolescent Example Schedule

What We Treat

Our mental health residential treatment programs and day treatment programs (PHP) treat adults and teens with these disorders and symptoms.

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Learn more about our mental health treatment programs, refer a patient or client, or schedule a tour of our adult or adolescent campuses.

Our Treatment Programs

Learn more about our mental health treatment programs for adults and teens. Our most intensive level of care is mental health residential treatment. Mental health day treatment (or PHP) is available for step down or direct admissions.

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What is Residential Treatment?

24/7 Care & Support

Adult and adolescent clients in residential treatment receive 24/7 care & support. They reside on campus in private rooms with private bathrooms. 

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What is Day Treatment?

M-F Intensive Therapy

Mental health day treatment, sometimes called partial hospitalization program or PHP, is more intensive than outpatient therapy once a week. Clients live at home and come to the Skyland Trail campus for treatment Monday through Friday.

What's New

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Mental Health Summer Reading/Podcast Recommendations

These book and podcast recommendations come from our wonderful clinical staff from both adult and adolescent campuses. Please enjoy reading and listening to these resources!

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2024 Skyland Trail 5K Run/Walk: September 14

Skyland Trail is excited to host the third annual Skyland Trail Run/Walk on Saturday, September 14. Proceeds from the family-friendly…

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Skyland Trail Adds Resource Navigator as a Resource for Families

Skyland Trail, a nonprofit mental health treatment organization in Atlanta, recently added a Resource Navigator to the adult clinical treatment…


Speak with an admissions counselor to learn more about how you can feel better, manage your disorder, and reclaim your life. Learn how our mental health residential treatment or day treatment program may be the best next step in your recovery journey.