The geriatric psychiatry program at Chestnut Ridge Center provides short-term inpatient treatment to seniors, ages 55 and older, who live at home or in nursing or rehabilitation facilities.

Chestnut Ridge Center is a secured environment that provides acute care treatment for older adults experiencing:

  • depression
  • severe anxiety
  • fearfulness
  • bipolar disorder (mood swings with mania and depression)
  • panic disorder
  • adjustment disorder (being overwhelmed by new life situations)
  • mild dementia

Patients diagnosed with schizophrenia or other psychotic disorders may also be considered if they have demonstrated the ability to benefit from participation in adult discussion.

Chestnut Ridge Center


930 Chestnut Ridge Rd Morgantown, WV 26505