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About Us

About Forest View Hospital

Located just seven miles southeast of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan, Forest View Hospital is a private psychiatric facility that serves children, adolescents and adults. We are licensed by the State of Michigan, fully accredited by The Joint Commission and we bring more than 45 years of experience to the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of behavioral health problems.

Forest View Hospital is dedicated to excellence and committed to providing comprehensive treatment for all types of mental illness. We believe that each person is unique and treatment is designed to meet the specific needs of each individual. The focus of our treatment is practical and solution-focused, with an emphasis on symptom reduction and learning healthy coping skills.

We provide no-cost assessments 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our services include acute inpatient psychiatric treatment, Partial Hospitalization and outpatient medication management. In addition, we specialize in eating disorder treatment, psychological trauma treatment and co-occurring disorder treatment (substance abuse and mental illness).

If you or someone you know needs help, please call our Assessment and Referral Center at 616-942-9610 to schedule a no-cost, confidential assessment. Our trained staff is always available to answer questions, provide an assessment or to help you find the help you need.

Our Mission

Forest View Hospital provides mental health services in a secure and supportive environment. We make it our mission to treat each individual with compassion and respect.

Our Values

  • Compassion. We offer unhesitating outreach to those in need, respecting the dignity of each person.
  • Clinical Excellence. Our facility assumes responsibility for keeping up to date on current knowledge and skills.
  • Patient Centered. We listen and respond to the needs of those we serve.
  • Commitment to Teamwork and Employee Development. Encourage staff to contribute to and take ownership of providing quality services by developing their talents, skills and potential.
  • Community Based. We are committed to providing the necessary service, education and support to encourage the mental health wellness of our community.
  • Commitment to Diversity. We strive for representation and respect for multicultural groups.
  • Continuous Performance Improvement. We ask for input from staff, patients and our community in striving for excellence in the services we provide.

Help is a Phone Call Away

Forest View Hospital’s professional staff are ready to help find the best treatment options for you or your loved one. Call 616-942-9610 for a no-cost, confidential assessment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need immediate medical assistance, contact 911 or seek the nearest emergency room.