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Referring Professionals

How do I refer a client?

Thank you for considering Skyland Trail. Our admissions team is pleased to work with you to connect your patient to services at Skyland Trail. To make a referral to Skyland Trail, please contact our admissions team at 866-504-4966 or via email.

What are the admissions criteria?

We treat adults ages 18 and older with a primary psychiatric diagnosis. Learn more about our admissions criteria here.

Who We Treat

2015 Diagnoses confirmed at admissionWe treat adults ages 18 and older with a primary psychiatric diagnosis. In 2015,  75% of clients had 3 or more co-occurring diagnoses – including anxiety disorders, substance use disorders, and personality disorders – in addition to a mood or thought disorder.

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What level of care does Skyland Trail offer?

Skyland Trail offers a holistic treatment program with graduated levels of care. We offer residential, day treatment (partial hospitilization), and intensive outpatient treatment programs for:

  • individuals leaving an acute care facility who are not ready for community reintegration
  • individuals who are not making progress through traditional weekly outpatient therapy

We also offer the following outpatient services:

Learn More: Fact Sheets & Materials

Fact Sheets and MaterialsLearn more about the treatment programs at Skyland Trail. View, print, or share these fact sheets and other materials with your colleagues or clients.

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What happens at discharge?

A key milestone in recovery and community reintegration is the patient's return to the care of the referring psychiatrist or other professional. With the client's permission, the referring psychiatrist will receive the patient's discharge summary within two weeks of discharge.

How do I schedule a tour or request a presentation?

We invite you to give us a call, schedule a tour of our campus, or request that a Skyland Trail representative come to speak with you and your staff about our treatment programs. Please contact Julie Dudkowski at 678.686.5926 or

How do I talk to my patients about Skyland Trail?

We appreciate you introducing Skyland Trail to your patients. This website is a good source of information. You can also visit our Referral Resources page to download and print handouts that might be helpful as you discuss Skyland Trail with your patients and families.

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Referral Contacts

Julie Dudkowski
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Joyce Latimer
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Beth Moore
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Krista Snively, MPA
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