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CLIENT STORIES

Recovery Happens Here

Learn more about client stories and patient experiences.

The Skyland Trail Experience

Our adult clients describe what treatment at Skyland Trail was like for them.

Our Clients

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David N.

Skyland Trail’s web materials note that “many of our clients come to us exhausted, scared and desperate.” That was me in July of 2019. Earlier…

Mark P and wife

Mark P.

“Start with transformation of your heart. Let go of yourself and find the magic of the fairy home. Your mind will follow.” Most of us…

Bryn P Skyland Trail alumni

Bryn P.

‘Let me just tell you that I was a mess before Skyland. I wasn’t doing great in relationships with friends, family, or really anyone. I…

Skyland Trail Alumni Steve H.

Steve H.

I was enrolled in the Skyland Trail program and was working extremely hard at my recovery.  Though I was diligent in my efforts, I felt…

Skyland Trail alumni Josh L

Josh L

Over the summer of 2018, I started struggling with depression and anxiety to the point where I didn’t leave the house. I had applied to…

George L

George L

Among other things, my time at Skyland Trail has been an education, not solely about my mental illness but about people. A lot of different…

Sophie S., Skyland Trail graduate

Sophie S

My time at Skyland has been life-changing. I came here at a time that, on paper, would indicate little reason for me to be depressed…

Beth S

Beth S

In 2012, I experienced “the perfect storm.”  I was forced to seek my comfort in bed, had no appetite at all, felt that I was…

Katie S

Katie S

An Orchid Who Survived the Storm All my life, I have felt like an orchid in a field of daisies. The daisies were tougher, more…

Our Families

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Mother & Son Conversation

A mom and her young adult son talk about his experience at Skyland Trail and the progress he’s made since completing the adult residential treatment…

Cameron and Josh

I don’t mean to be overly dramatic, but Josh and I feel very strongly that our daughter’s time spent at Skyland Trail literally saved her…

Carrie S parent of a Skyland Trail graduate

Carrie S.

In the summer of 2019, my son (age 23) had a series of events that catapulted into a full blown panic attack that was completely…

Chris and Elizabeth

Elizabeth and Chris

Every family faces challenges. Members of a family supporting a loved one with mental health issues face a unique set of challenges. Elizabeth and I…

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Meredith L

“To make the jump from the outpatient psychological and psychiatric care – that wasn’t working – to Skyland was a really big jump for our…

Mac and Anne S.

“She was very highly functioning… but mentally she was not well. She desperately needed help… but she seemed just fine on the outside.” Mac &…

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Nanette

Recovery isn’t a linear process. It’s a journey with ups and downs, setbacks and successes, a journey that works out best when you’re surrounded by…

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