Our History

Our History

Storied Excellence in Behavioral Health

After two storied decades of numerous acquisitions of high-quality companies and internal growth, Pyramid Healthcare is today one of the largest integrated behavioral healthcare systems in the United States. As a healthcare leader, we offer a full continuum of care for children, teens and adults across seven states.

Founded in 1999 by CEO Jonathan Wolf, Pyramid Healthcare offers substance use and mental health programs that help individuals of all ages manage chemical dependency, mental health, eating disorders and autism with education and treatment.

“We have maintained our vision of providing high quality behavioral healthcare to all populations combined with expert managerial acumen resulting in cost effective, accessible behavioral healthcare.”

Jon Wolf, CEO Pyramid Healthcare

Pyramid Fast Facts

Our integrated network of programs provides recovery services to individuals who need them.

Clients Served Annually
Locations in 7 states
0 million
Group Hours Delivered Via Telehealth
of our team members are proud to be a Pyramid Healthcare employee

Our Growth: A Visual History

The timeline below represents the unfolding realization of a single mission: to provide exceptional behavioral healthcare to those we serve.

  • Traditions House Altoona


    • Residential detoxification/rehabilitation facility opening marks birth of Pyramid Healthcare in Altoona, PA
    • Tradition House halfway house and Blair County Prison Programs open in Altoona, PA
  • teen inpatient treatment


    • Adolescent group homes open in Blandburg, Bald Eagle and Clearfield, PA
  • 2001


    • Brookside Residential Adolescent Behavioral Health Center opens in Clearfield, PA
    • Transitions residential adult detoxification/rehabilitation and outpatient office opens in Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2002


    • Ridgeview Inpatient Program for adolescents opens in Gibsonia, PA (Pittsburgh)
    • Greentree Village Group Home Psychiatric Partial Program and School opens in Tyrone, PA
  • 2003


    • Hickory Lodge Adolescent Group opens in Bridgeville, PA
    • Outpatient office opens in Cranberry Township, PA (Pittsburgh)
  • Soaring Heights School


    • Soaring Heights School opens in Clearfield, PA
    • Men’s Residential Inpatient Rehabilitation Program opens in Belleville, PA
  • Outpatient treatment


    • Outpatient office opens in Erie, PA
    • Acquired Adolescent Residential Inpatient facility in Quakertown, PA
  • Foundations Medical Services transparent logo


    • Foundations Medical Services opens, providing medication-assisted treatment in Butler, PA
    • Recovery Education Prison Program opens in Delaware County
  • Altoona Dolminis


    • Dolminis opens, offering Methadone treatment in Altoona, PA
  • Gratitude House


    • Gratitude House for men opens in Altoona, PA
    • Residential detoxification and rehabilitation facility opens in Duncansville, PA
    • Pharmacotherapy and Outpatient Program opens, offering medication-assisted treatment in York, PA
    • Three Buprenorphine treatment programs open
  • 2009


    • Pyramid Healthcare celebrates its 10th Anniversary
    • Pine Ridge Manor Halfway House opens in Bald Eagle, PA
  • 2011


    • Pyramid Healthcare welcomes capital partner, Clearview Capital
    • Second Soaring Heights School opens in DuBois, PA
  • 2012


    • North Carolina-based October Road, Inc. joins the Pyramid Healthcare family
    • Pyramid Healthcare welcomes New Jersey-based High Focus Centers
  • 2013


    • High Focus Centers opens a new outpatient treatment center in Branchburg, NJ
    • Hillside detoxification and inpatient rehabilitation facility opens in East Stroudsburg, PA
    • Inpatient detox and rehabilitation treatment facility opens in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Silvermist


    • Silvermist facility is opens in Pittsburgh, PA
    • Eastern-PA based Onward Behavioral Health and its 3 subsidiaries join the Pyramid Healthcare family:
      • Rehab After Work
      • The Light Program
      • Seeds of Hope
    • A detoxification and inpatient rehabilitation program opens in Langhorne, PA
  • Real Recovery


    • Real Recovery Sober Living in Asheville, NC joins the Pyramid family
    • Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling joins the Pyramid Healthcare family with 5 outpatient offices in central PA
    • Mazzitti & Sullivan EAP Services joins the Pyramid Healthcare family
    • Pyramid Healthcare welcomes Quest Services, Inc. and 2 outpatient offices in central PA
    • Bartonsville, PA outpatient program opens
    • High Focus Centers opens outpatient offices in Lawrenceville and Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Silver Ridge


    • Silver Ridge opens in Asheville, NC
    • Pyramid Healthcare acquires Tapestry residential and outpatient eating disorder treatment programs in Asheville, NC
    • Hawley, PA outpatient office opens
    • Lehigh Valley, PA residential rehabilitation facility opens
    • Pyramid Healthcare hosts first annual Recovery 360 Conference
  • Walden


    • Walden, with 3 residential facilities and 2 outpatient facilities in southern Maryland, joins the Pyramid Healthcare family
    • Real Recovery opens Grace House for women in Asheville, NC
    • Pyramid Family Behavioral Healthcare opens with 2 outpatient offices in Atlanta, GA
    • Hammonton, NJ residential detoxification and rehabilitation facility opens
    • Soaring Heights School opens in Altoona, PA
  • Pyramid Healthcare 20th anniversary


    • Pyramid Healthcare celebrates its 20th anniversary
    • Dallas, PA residential detoxification and rehabilitation facility opens
    • York, PA residential detoxification and rehabilitation facility opens
    • Freedom Detox in Charlotte, NC joins the Pyramid Healthcare family
    • October Road opens outpatient facility in Charlotte, NC
    • Soaring Heights School opens in Mifflintown, PA
  • Pyramid Online Counseling transparent logo


    • Pyramid Online Counseling is established
    • High Focus Centers opens facility in Norwalk, CT
    • October Road opens methadone treatment facility
    • Walden opens new inpatient treatment facility in Harford County, MD
  • 2021


    • Pyramid Healthcare launches new corporate identity and website
    • Newport News, VA detoxification and rehabilitation treatment facility opens
    • Pyramid Healthcare acquires Bluff, a residential treatment facility in Augusta, GA
  • 2022


    • High Focus Centers expands into North Carolina and Georgia with 5 new facilities
    • Tapestry recovery expands into Pennsylvania with location in the Poconos Mountains
    • Pyramid Healthcare, Inc. launches updated logo and new website, expands into Maryland in merge with Walden

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