Baton Rouge Behavioral Hospital has programs that address a broad spectrum of mental health issues. Crisis care services are also available for patients in acute crisis who require immediate assistance in a secure, relaxing environment where they can heal.
Provides intensive treatment for individuals dealing with medical, emotional, and mental health issues in a safe and secure setting. Under the supervision of a counseling team made up of a psychiatrist, social workers, therapists, nurses, and other unit staff, we assist patients in identifying the sources of their psychological issues that are impairing their ability to function.
For patients in acute crisis who require immediate assistance in a safe, welcoming environment. The treatment is intensive and therapeutically focused, aimed at moving the individual from an inpatient setting to partial hospitalization or outpatient treatment as quickly as possible.
Our dual diagnosis program uses a multi-disciplinary approach to treat a mental health diagnosis while addressing substance abuse issues. The Dual Diagnosis Program offers treatment to adults, ages 18 and older, who are suffering from drug and/or alcohol abuse with a co-occurring psychiatric illness in both an inpatient and partial hospitalization setting.
Family members, physicians, clinicians, community agencies, ministers, and the judicial system can make referrals. Self-referrals are always welcome.