Beginning February 4, 2008, River Edge proudly expanded its services of expertise to the residents of Twiggs County. Our mission is to be the leader in behavioral health care providing comprehensive services with dedication and pride. Here at River Edge, we aim to strengthen children, youth, families, and adults, encouraging them to achieve worth while purposes. River Edge programs are available to all members of the community and are structured to meet the specific needs of the individual or individuals seeking services. Services are available for adults, children, and adolescents.
We accept most private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and utilize a sliding scale fee fo individuals without insurance.
Services to Make Life Better….
Adult Mental Health
Services include but are not limited to assessments, service plan development and medication administration. We offer services that promote recovery, resiliency, and the restoration, development, of families.
Adult / Adolescent Substance Abuse
Outpatient Service therapists and group leaders work from a brief, solution-focused model that utilizes thestrengths of the individual, teaches new skills andpromotes positive change in an individual’s life.
Child/Adolescent and Family Therapy
Child and Adolescent Services seek to use a brief, solution focused model that employs the child and family’s strengths, teach new skills and promotepositive change in the child and family’s life.
Services promote recovery and improve interaction within the community for adults, children, adolescents and their families.
Nurses in this area receive additional training in psychological therapies, building a therapeutic alliance,dealing with challenging behavior, and the administration of psychiatric medication.
Sources for Referral
We are open to receive referrals from:
- Department of Juvenile Justice
- Probate / Superior Court
- Public and Private School Systems
- Department of Family and ChildrenServices
- Private physicians
- Families in need of services
Services are eligible to individuals 4 years old and up-who meet diagnostic criteria. Cost of services is based on sliding scale fee, Medicaid, Medicare, and Private Insurance. If you have any questions concerning our services, please contact our facility at (478) 945-2607 or (478) 752-1777. We are available to answer any questions you might have about receiving therapeutic services.