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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Riverdale, GA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner 

Riverwoods Behavioral Health

  • 75 Beds
  • Adults, Older Adults and Adolescents 
  • Inpatient, Detox, PHP, IOP Programs 
  • Steady Volume and Patient Interaction

Location of facility: Riverdale, GA 

Riverwoods Behavioral Health System is a 75-bed, Joint Commission Gold Seal Accredited™ treatment center that offers a full spectrum of treatment options to address chemical dependency and behavioral health disorders. We are adjacent to the Southern Regional Medical Center campus in Atlanta (Riverdale) Georgia, convenient to Interstate 75, allowing for easy access throughout the state.

Riverwoods Behavioral Health System serves adolescent, adult, and older adult populations. Our multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, pharmacists, therapists, and technicians are able to tailor and implement treatment plans based on the individual needs of our patients. We realize that treatment and recovery is an ongoing process that is taken in steps and that keeping patients engaged in treatment will offer them the greatest chance of success.

Equipped with this knowledge, we have developed a treatment program which employs several levels of care based on individual patient needs. The various levels of treatment include inpatient psychiatric and detoxification services, partial hospitalization programming (PHP), intensive outpatient programming (IOP), and aftercare groups.


  • Licensed Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant able to practice in the state of Georgia
  • Advanced nursing knowledge and clinical skills through an appropriate educational program
  • Required Certification: Post-Master's Psychiatric Certification 
  • Ability to work  hours to meet the needs of our clients
  • Experience in psychiatric treatment preferred

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