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Green Oak Behavioral Health

At Dickenson Community Hospital

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Green Oak Behavioral Health
312 Hospital Dr.
Clintwood, VA 24228
(276) 926-0251
37.1607138
-82.4492491

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

New behavioral health visitation restrictions

Due to the ongoing pandemic, Ballad Health is not allowing visitors in its behavioral health centers.

Please read more about these visitation restrictions.


10-bed inpatient geropsych unit serving the Clintwood / Dickenson Co. area

Helping seniors find hope and happiness

As adults age, it’s common to experience life-changing events that can cause an emotional and psychosocial strain.

The Green Oak Behavioral Health unit at Dickenson Community Hospital is an acute-level healthcare facility that treats and improves the lives of people 55 and older* who are suffering from a wide range of psychiatric conditions, including:

  • Depression, sadness and anxiety
  • Severe memory loss and dementia
  • Disorientation and hallucination
  • Increased social withdrawal and isolation
  • Suicidal thoughts or behaviors
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Extreme fluctuation in weight
  • Loss of interest in appearance and self-neglect
  • Aggressive or agitated behavior
  • Prolonged grieving
  • Loss of desire to live

*Ages 45 to 54 are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Referrals

To make a referral, please call (276) 926-0251.


Respond 24/7 intervention helpline

Reaching out is a sign of strength.

No matter what you’ve done or what life’s done to you, you aren’t alone.

Call the Respond helpline – any day, any time – at 1-800-366-1132.

We’re here to listen.

What's New

Friday, July 30, 2021

Rising COVID-19 rates, Delta variant spread prompt Ballad Health to extend vaccination efforts

As novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases surge across the Appalachian Highlands, Ballad Health is ramping up efforts to protect community members through vaccinations. ... read more about Rising COVID-19 rates, Delta variant spread prompt Ballad Health to extend vaccination efforts.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

State of Tennessee Survey Gives High Marks to Region’s Level I Trauma Program

Report by survey team finds zero deficiencies for trauma program at Johnson City Medical Center. Issues Level I Trauma Center Reverification July 14 ... read more about State of Tennessee Survey Gives High Marks to Region’s Level I Trauma Program.

Friday, July 23, 2021

Ballad Health hosts first United States clinical trials of CGuard Embolic Protection System

Ballad Health CVA Heart Institute cardiologist, Dr. Chris Metzger, leads national study on the effectiveness of the CGuard system developed by InspireMD ... read more about Ballad Health hosts first United States clinical trials of CGuard Embolic Protection System.

Patients & Visitors

What's New

Friday, July 30, 2021

Rising COVID-19 rates, Delta variant spread prompt Ballad Health to extend vaccination efforts

As novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases surge across the Appalachian Highlands, Ballad Health is ramping up efforts to protect community members through vaccinations. ... read more about Rising COVID-19 rates, Delta variant spread prompt Ballad Health to extend vaccination efforts.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

State of Tennessee Survey Gives High Marks to Region’s Level I Trauma Program

Report by survey team finds zero deficiencies for trauma program at Johnson City Medical Center. Issues Level I Trauma Center Reverification July 14 ... read more about State of Tennessee Survey Gives High Marks to Region’s Level I Trauma Program.

Friday, July 23, 2021

Ballad Health hosts first United States clinical trials of CGuard Embolic Protection System

Ballad Health CVA Heart Institute cardiologist, Dr. Chris Metzger, leads national study on the effectiveness of the CGuard system developed by InspireMD ... read more about Ballad Health hosts first United States clinical trials of CGuard Embolic Protection System.