The Psychiatric Institute of Washington (PIW) provides comprehensive behavioral healthcare for children, adolescents, adults and senior adults who have mental health and addictive illnesses. We are a short-term, acute care hospital that offers inpatient, partial and intensive outpatient programs, as well as specialized treatment programs for chemical dependency.

PIW was founded in 1967, and combines the rich traditions of its past with the behavioral health options of the present. We have an excellent reputation as an innovative hospital with caring, dedicated staff that is experienced in delivering high quality behavioral healthcare.

Free, confidential help is available

Call 800-369-2273 or 202-885-5610

Programs and Services at PIW

Programs and Services

PIW offers inpatient hospitalization and outpatient services to children, adolescents, adults and seniors.

Admissions at PIW


The Clinical Assessment Center at PIW can provide insight into your problem and offer treatment options.

Self assessment

Self-Assessment Tools

PIW provides self-assessment screening tools for depression and substance abuse.