Specialty care for posttraumatic stress disorder includes rapid stabilization and skilled intervention. Our innovative treatment model focuses on training individuals in self-management skills using stage-oriented, cognitive and behavioral strategies. Our treatments for PTSD also includes problem-solving techniques with special focus on identifying skills patients can use during treatment and after discharge.
Download and complete our referral packet. Please include a copy of your government ID and the front and back of your insurance card.
Also, view and download our welcome packet. This document includes unit rules and what to expect during your stay.
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The Day Center provides a structured environment where patients receive specialized, intensive treatment in both outpatient and inpatient treatment programs to address acute symptoms associated with post-traumatic stress and other behavioral conditions.
Treatment includes individualized and group therapy with a focus on coping and self-management skills. Group therapy sessions are designed to stimulate discussion and promote impulse control and interpersonal interaction. Specific negotiation skills, safety plans and relapse prevention techniques are taught during group and individual therapy sessions.
Individualized treatment plans are developed to: