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Kotwicki Receives the Emory Rollins School of Public Health Distinguished Achievement Alumni Award

November 8, 2017

ATLANTA – Dr. Raymond J. Kotwicki, Skyland Trail Charles B. West Chief Medical Officer, recently received the Emory Rollins School of Public Health Distinguished Achievement Alumni Award. The award was presented at The Capitol City Club on November 6, 2017. The Distinguished Achievement Alumni Award is given to a Rollins School of Public Health graduate…


Skyland Trail Announces the Charles B. West Chief Medical Officer Endowed Position in Honor of Founding Board Chair

October 4, 2017
Dr. Ray Kotwicki named Charles B. West Chief Medical Officer

ATLANTA – Skyland Trail recently announced the permanent endowment of the chief medical officer position in honor of the organization’s founding board member, Charles B. West. The establishment of the endowed position of Charles B. West Chief Medical Officer was made possible with support from a charitable remainder unitrust from the late Mr. and Mrs.…


Skyland Trail Welcomes Hunter as Medical Director of Outpatient Services

September 20, 2017

ATLANTA – Skyland Trail, a nationally recognized residential treatment organization for adults with mental illness, is pleased to welcome Ben Hunter, M.D., as medical director of outpatient services. Dr. Hunter completed his medical training at Emory University followed by psychiatric residency at the University of Pennsylvania, where he served as chief resident during his final…


Skyland Trail Horticultural Therapist Receives National Service Award

September 13, 2017
horticultural therapist libba shortridge HTR works with client in greenhouse

ATLANTA – The American Horticultural Therapy Association (AHTA) recently named Skyland Trail horticultural therapist Libba Shortridge, HTR, MLA, as the Rhea McCandlis Professional Service Award recipient. The award was presented at the AHTA Annual Conference on September 7, 2017. The AHTA promotes and advances the profession of horticultural therapy as a therapeutic intervention and rehabilitative…


Skyland Trail Opens Rollins Campus for Young Adults

October 17, 2016
Rollins Campus for Young Adult mental health treatment

ATLANTA – On October 13, Skyland Trail celebrated the grand opening of the Rollins Campus for young adults. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter and officials from the City of Brookhaven and DeKalb County joined nearly 300 guests for a ribbon cutting program followed by tours of the 3.5 acre campus. The Rollins Campus offers specialized residential…



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