Treating Both Body and Mind
A Team-Centered Treatment Approach
For many adults, behavioral health problems can beserious and challenging
to their physical health. With a proper individualized treatment plan,
patients can greatly enhance their quality of life and return to their
families and communities.
Southern Regional’s specialized Senior Behavioral Health unit provides
compassionate and engaging care designed for the unique physical and emotional
needs of older adults. Our safe and secure environment is under the guidance
of an experienced team of health professionals who are committed to guiding
our patients on their journey to well-being, and supporting their families
in this process.
Our secured Senior Behavioral Health unit offers short-term treatment to
stabilize adults who are experiencing mental health issues requiring care
beyond outpatient treatment. Our patients stay in private rooms, dress
in their own clothes, and are supported with a complement of therapeutic
programs and services providing the stabilization and engagement they
need to heal.
Conditions We Treat
- Cognitive Changes
- Mood Disorders
- Suicidal Feelings
Our wide range of medical and behavioral health services include:
- Psychiatric assessment and treatment
- Management of medical conditions
- Medication management
- Dietary consultation
- Recreational therapy based on assessment
- Individual and group therapy
- Education for patients and families on diagnosis, treatment options, and
- Discharge planning and financial counseling
Our Team Approach
Our healthcare professionals work together to address each person’s
unique needs. Our team is comprised of psychiatrists, registered nurses,
clinical social workers, mental health technicians, and recreational therapists.
Prior to admission, patients receive a screening to ensure they are medically stable and meet admission criteria.
Our unit accepts referrals and admissions 24-hours-a-day.
Referral Line: 770-897-7034.