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…


Skyland Trail Honors Generosity of O. Wayne Rollins Foundation, Names New Campus

March 28, 2016
Rollins Campus for Young Adult mental health treatment

ATLANTA – Skyland Trail recently announced that the campus currently under construction on Buford Highway in Brookhaven will be named the Rollins Campus in recognition of the generosity of the O. Wayne Rollins Foundation. The 3.5 acre campus will be home to a Young Adult Residence and Treatment Center scheduled to open in fall 2016. Skyland…


Wellness Clinic and Young Adult Campus Recognized For Great Design

September 1, 2015

ATLANTA, GA – Skyland Trail, a nationally recognized nonprofit mental health treatment organization, was recently featured inHealth Facilities Management magazine. The cover story of the June 2015 issue, Building Better Behavioral Health Care Facilities, cites the new Glenn Family Wellness Clinic, which opened earlier this year, and the planned Young Adult Campus as examples of a…



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