Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

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, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services 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 receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are 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.

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.

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Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Programs in Georgia

Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery offers comprehensive programming for individuals struggling with substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. Located in Ball Ground, near Atlanta, Georgia, Blue Ridge provides a full spectrum of care, offering lasting recovery.

Life-Changing Programs

Life-Changing Programs at Blue Ridge

Admissions at Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center begins with a simple phone call. Our admissions staff is on hand to answer any questions about our program and help you determine if our treatment program in Georgia is the best fit for you or your loved one. We can also help you navigate health insurance coverage or answer any questions about financial requirements after your initial call.

All of our treatment programs begin with a complete evaluation of your substance abuse history and current characteristics and patterns of use. Each potential client completes a thorough, yet simple pre-admissions assessment, and our clinical director and medical director of nursing will then offer placement for the program that offers the best fit– either the detoxification program or residential treatment program.

Detox Program

Medically-Assisted Detox Program

Effective substance abuse treatment can only begin once the individual is no longer addicted. If the person is still experiencing constant cravings, then that individual won’t be able to focus on their wellness, and treatment may not be as successful or as possible. Our medically supervised detoxification program is one of Georgia’s leading programs and is designed to help each individual stop using substances in the safest and most comfortable way possible. Detox may include medications as deemed necessary, and all clients receive supervision from our medical director and nursing staff. There is a licensed nurse on duty 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week to ensure a safe detoxification from alcohol or other drugs as you go through withdrawal.


Residential Treatment Program

The Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center residential programming is a 35-45 day treatment program, which provides clients with the tools to begin a life free from drugs and alcohol. Each client receives a full assessment along with a mutually agreed upon, individualized treatment plan that is updated regularly based on the client’s progress. Our programming is designed to engage the spiritual, emotional, mental, physical, social, legal and vocational needs of our clients in order to help them transform their “whole person”.

We know that recovery from any substance addiction is extremely difficult and affects each person in unique ways. We provide the most up to date, empirically supported treatments and supplemental experiential activities available. Our compassionate, skilled staff obtains training on a regular basis in order to use the most proven treatment methods. In our treatment programs, we provide a number of different treatment options, including individual, group, and family therapy modalities in order to address each area affected by your addiction and ensure your needs are met.

Call our Admissions team to learn more about treatment at Blue Ridge.

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There are several areas of the programming that I LOVE, but weekly yoga and DBT have to be some of the highlights.

– Liam

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