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A Shift Towards Virtual for our College Program

As we are all learning ways to respond to the COVID crisis, safety is always our top concern. While acknowledging this, we also are driven to offer our residents the structure they have come to embrace within our Healing Community. Therefore, we are pleased to announce that our College Program has been adapted to an online and …Continue

CooperRiis Alum Dedicates Life to Mindfulness

We recently had an opportunity to catch up with a former resident’s parents and they surprised us! Mark and Shannon Flanders graciously and proudly updated CooperRiis on their son, Henry Flanders’ success after leaving our residential treatment program. Update from Parents Mark had this to share, “Henry is doing quite well. He is an ordained …Continue

An Update from CooperRiis -New Admissions Protocol

We are pleased to announce our plan to bring new residents into our Healing Community.  Earlier this month CooperRiis paused the admission of new residents to our programs in response to the COVID-19 crisis. As one could imagine this was a difficult decision, unprecedented in our 17 years of care and community. While continuing the …Continue

An Update from CooperRiis~

We are committed to continuing to serve and protect our Community during these uncertain times. In the midst of this COVID-19 crisis, I believe more than ever that the power of the community, thoughtful preventive measures, and continued education about the coronavirus will be what gets us through this moment. We still need community, albeit at …Continue

Safety and the Coronavirus

At CooperRiis we take the health and safety of all residents, employees, and visitors very seriously. We are in constant contact with the local health departments and are checking in with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) websites daily to make sure that we are up-to-date with information related …Continue

CooperRiis Introduces Supported Education Program

Mental health treatment approach expanded with new initiative ASHEVILLE, N.C. — CooperRiis, a residential healing community for individuals with mental health challenges, has established a new program for residents wanting to pursue college-level education while in treatment. The College Program at CooperRiis integrates residential mental health treatment with specialized services designed to help residents achieve …Continue

Open Invitation-IECA Atlanta Pre-Conference Tour

IECA Members, Please join CooperRiis and Pavillon for a PreConference Program Tour in Asheville, NC. Enjoy the Blue Ridge Mountains and see two powerful programs before the Atlanta IECA Conference. Open invitation for Independent Educational Consultants Association Members Travel Details: Arrive in Asheville, NC on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 by 5 pm for dinner. Dinner is …Continue

A Conversation on Recovery by CEO & President Eric Levine

Talking within our community about the concept of Recovery I have spent the past few weeks talking within our community about the concept of Recovery; its language, principles and belief systems. In addition to the staff meetings at both of our campuses, there has been much discussion about how we define Recovery, its relationship to …Continue

Heart & mind: hope & healing happen at CooperRiis

Hope and healing happen at CooperRiis Opening hearts and minds is what we do at CooperRiis, a residential healing community in the mountains of Western North Carolina for adults living with mental health challenges.Through a personalized approach to treatment that combines trusted clinical therapies, purposeful work and service to the community, education, and holistic health …Continue

Staff Spotlight-Education Coordinator, Pat Dockendorf

Pat Dockendorf works at the Farm and has been a part of CooperRiis for many years.  CEO & President, Eric Levine and Pat spent some time together recently talking about the importance of the family program among other things. Eric came to learn that Pat is a trailblazer in his chosen field of special education. …Continue

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