Average Length of Stay ~ 7-14 days (fluctuates due to individual patient needs)
All units are locked and led by A Psychiatrist, or a APRN CNP, who works under a Psychiatrist. The team also consists of Medical Director, various, Nursing staff includes Nurse Manager, RNs, Psych Associates, Recreational Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Music Therapist, Art Therapist, CTCs (social workers), and Spiritual Care Specialist. Other specialties utilized based upon individual patient needs. Patients admitted to this unit or any of the adult mental health unit must meet medical necessity and criteria to be hospitalized. They are considered a danger to self and/or others and in need of mental health treatment. Patients can be on this unit on a voluntary basis or on a mental health civil commitment. Staff treat the patient until they are stable and refer them onto the next level of care.
The Licensed Psychotherapist completes Diagnostic Assessments, determines clinical interventions, facilitates group psychotherapy and provides psych-educationforpatients and their families.
Licensed Psychotherapist facilitates treatment planning, provides case management and crisis intervention as needed, and is responsible for the development of a transition/discharge plan.
LICSW, LP, LPCC or LMFT
Basic Life Support Certification
2 years of supervised therapy experience in mental health assessment, individual, group or family therapy
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