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Rutherford Regional Health System Behavioral Health Services – Rutherfordton

Address: 288 South Ridgecrest Avenue - Rutherfordton, NC
General Phone Number: 828-286-5516 x5562
Admissions Phone Number: 828-286-5102
Website: http://www.myrutherfordregional.com
Facility Type

Rutherford Regional Health System provides the following mental health rehabilitation services in Rutherfordton.

  • Mental Health Rehab Center
  • Dual Diagnosis Treatment Provider

Rutherford Regional Health System is run by a private for-profit organization.


Service Settings (e.g., Outpatient, Residential, Inpatient, etc.)

Rutherford Regional Health System provides treatment in the following settings.


  • Hospital inpatient mental health treatment
Emergency Mental Health Services

Rutherford Regional Health System provides the following emergency mental health treatment and services.


  • Crisis intervention team
  • Psychiatric emergency onsite services
  • Psychiatric emergency walk-in services
Mental Health Treatment Approaches

Rutherford Regional Health System utilizes the following treatment approaches.


  • Activity therapy
  • Behavior modification
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Couples/family therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Integrated dual disorders treatment
  • Individual psychotherapy
Pharmacotherapies & Medications

Rutherford Regional Health System utilizes the following pharmacotherapies & medications in the treatment process.


  • Chlorpromazine (Thorazine®)
  • Fluphenazine (Prolixin®)
  • Haloperidol (Haldol®)
  • Loxapine (Loxitane®)
  • Prochlorperazine (Compazine/Compro®)
  • Aripiprazole (Abilify®) 
  • Clozapine (Clozaril®) 
  • Olanzapine (Zyprexa®) 
  • Olanzapine/Fluoxetine combination (Symbyax®) 
  • Paliperidone (Invega Trinza®) 
  • Quetiapine (Seroquel®) 
  • Risperidone (Risperdal®)
  • Ziprasidone (Geodon®) 
Payment Information

Information regarding payment(s) accepted at Rutherford Regional Health System and possible financial assistance.


  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • Private Insurance
  • Cash or Self Payment
  • State-Financed Healthcare Plan Other Than Medicaid
Special Programs / Groups Offered

Information regarding specialty programs and groups offered at Rutherford Regional Health System.


  • Seniors or older adults
  • Seniors or older adults
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer/questioning (LGBTQ) clients
  • Veterans
  • Military families
  • Persons with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders
  • Persons with HIV or AIDS
  • Persons who have experienced intimate partner violence, domestic violence
  • Persons who have experienced trauma
  • Persons experiencing first-episode psychosis
  • Persons with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Persons with serious mental illness (SMI)
Screening & Testing

Rutherford Regional Health System offers the following screening and testing services to mental health clients.


  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • TB Screening
Ancillary Services

Rutherford Regional Health System provides the following ancillary services in addition to mental health treatment.


  • Assertive community treatment
  • Case management
  • Court-ordered outpatient treatment
  • Diet and exercise counseling
  • Education services
  • Family psychoeducation
  • Illness management and recovery
  • Integrated primary care services
  • Mentoring/peer support/consumer-run services
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation services
  • Suicide prevention services
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