News & Press

Seacoast Youth Academy Expansion Announced
May 28, 2014
Immediate and long term expansion plans for Seacoast Youth Academy
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Northlake Behavioral Health System Expands Services
September 16, 2013
Grand opening of outpatient services at Northlake Behavioral Health System.
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Meridian Behavioral Health System acquires facility in South Carolina
August 16, 2013
Meridian Behavioral Health is pleased to announce they have acquired Seacoast Youth Academy. Seacoast Youth Academy is a 45 bed Group Care Intensive Services (GCIS) facility licensed by the South Carolina Department of Social Services. Situated on 3 pristine acres, Seacoast is a 10,000 square foot facility, located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, just 6 miles from the Atlantic Ocean. Wes Mason CEO and founder of Meridian Behavioral Health stated "We are very pleased to add group homes to our continuum of services we provide across the country, Seacoast has long been a provider of choice for children requiring this level of care" Mr. Mason further stated, he "is impressed with the dedicated professionals at Seacoast and looks forward to sharing best practices across the continuum to best serve the patients and families whose lives Meridian Behavioral Health touches daily" Meridian Behavioral Health is a national operator of psychiatric inpatient hospitals, residential treatment centers and chemical dependency systems. Meridian was founded on the principles of Integrity, Caring, Passion, Loyalty, Respect, Accountability and EXCELLENCE.
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Chris Frater Named Chief Financial Officer
June 27, 2013
Meridian Behavioral Health is pleased to announce Chris Frater as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Frater brings over 12 years of for profit and non-profit financial behavioral healthcare experience. Before joining Meridian, Mr. Frater worked for one of the largest providers of behavioral health services in the country, overseeing individual and multi site operations.
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Meridian Behavioral Health System Opens Residential Services in Kenbridge VA with Open House Scheduled
June 20, 2013
Meridian Behavioral Health is pleased to announce the opening of the Kenbridge Youth Academy a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility.
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