Acadia Healthcare Overview

  • Franklin, TN
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 2005
  • Company - Public (ACHC)
  • Health Care Services & Hospitals
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

Acadia Healthcare’s behavioral health treatment facilities are specialized in helping children, teenagers, and adults suffering from mental health disorders and/or alcohol and drug addiction. Our expertise in behavioral health allows us to provide the highest standard of ...
Mission: The mission of Acadia Healthcare is to maintain our standing as a world-class organization that sets the standard for excellence in the treatment of behavioral health and addiction concerns. In all that we do, we strive to make our services synonymous with clinically excellent ...

Company Updates

April 5, 2022
Acadia is proud to introduce Christopher Hunter as Acadia’s new Chief Executive Officer. Chris brings an array of executive and healthcare experience from prior senior leadership roles at Humana, TriZetto and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. He will join Acadia’s strong leadership team as we continue to grow to serve the behavioral health needs of millions of Americans. Chris replaces Debbie Osteen, who oversaw Acadia’s growth over the past three years and will remain on our Board of Directors
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Acadia Healthcare Announces Christopher Hunter as New Chief Executive Officer
October 5, 2021
Join us in congratulating Debbie Osteen on her planned retirement as Acadia’s CEO on January 31, 2022. All of us at Acadia are grateful for the dedication she has shown throughout her time with the company and for all she has done to guide us toward a successful future. Thank you, Ms. Osteen!
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Acadia Healthcare Announces Retirement of Chief Executive Officer

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