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CEO Letter

CEO Letter

Deagan Watson, CEO

For almost 50 years, River Oaks Hospital has provided the highest level of psychiatric and mental health treatment to patients of all ages. River Oaks has been the provider of choice in New Orleans for treating psychiatric disorders and substance abuse, and in the nation for treating eating disorders and trauma. We take immense pride in the level of care that our staff provides on a daily basis to those that are in need.

Whether you are a looking at River Oaks as a potential patient, loved one of a patient, referring community provider or a future staff member, know that you have come to the correct place. We are the hospital of choice for anyone who needs compassion, understanding, and quality care. River Oaks provides the best treatment for the issues and difficulties we all face and is a safe place to heal.

Deagan Watson, LMHC
Chief Executive Officer