Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

External Resources on Addiction, Substance Abuse Treatment and More

You face many challenges each day, but you don’t have to face them alone. Let Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center help you discover your inner strength and overcome your trials with confidence.

This page contains links to helpful information and resources on substance abuse, addiction, treatment, and mood disorders.

Associations, Organizations & Affiliates

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services. CARF accreditation focuses on quality, results.

The Georgia Association of Recovery Residences (G.A.R.R.)
G.A.R.R. is the first association to develop and maintain a standards system for recovery residence programs in the state of Georgia.

Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA)
Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA), a non-profit professional association of over 650 members, is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors consisting of some of Georgia’s top addiction professionals.

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
NAADAC’s members are addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals, who specialize in addiction prevention, treatment, recovery support and education.

Ball Ground Business Association
Ball Ground Business Association is a non-profit corporation formed to promote growth and economic development in their community.

The Jason Foundation
The Jason Foundation, Inc. (JFI) is dedicated to the prevention of youth suicide through educational and awareness programs that equip young people, educators/youth workers and parents with the tools and resources to help identify and assist at-risk youth.

Terria’s Therapeutic Table and Chair Massage, LLC 
Terria’s is a Veteran-Owned and Operated Professional Mobile Massage Therapy service based out of Atlanta, GA

Treatment Directories & Resources

Addiction Hope – Addiction Hope is an addiction organization with the mission to reach those suffering from all addictive behaviors, help them develop healthier coping skills, and live a value driven life of health and well-being.

Drug Rehab Services – Provides an in-depth treatment directory with 100s of detox, inpatient, outpatient and residential programs from all over the US. DRS has recently launched a free Android & iPhone app giving individuals a user-friendly version of the site directly on their phone or tablet. Visit their site today to learn more.

NAATP – The NAATP Addiction Industry Directory (AID) serves members and the public as a comprehensive source of addiction service providers and supporters. All NAATP members in good standing appear in this directory. All Provider Members are licensed to provide the addiction services indicated.

Blue Ridge in the News

Todd Stumbo, Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery CEO, featured in U.S. News and World Report, “Fentanyl: the Scariest Opioid?

I will forever be thankful for the time I spent at Blue Ridge!

– Evelyn