Treatment for a Range of Psychiatric Issues
The Adult Psychiatric Program at Aurora Pavilion Behavioral Health Services serves men and women age 18 and up who are suffering from a range of psychiatric issues. Intensive acute stabilization is provided in a safe environment of care. Treatment is available for depression, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, schizophrenia, and other mental health conditions. Our patients learn strategies to regulate emotions, improve social and occupational functioning and increase quality of life. Discharge planning services ensure a smooth transition to outside care providers.
As part of our Psychiatric/Dual Diagnosis Inpatient Program, the treatment team provides 24-hour intensive nursing and medical management, as well as a concentrated complement of evidence-based therapeutic groups that includes problem processing, psychoeducation, recreation, music and pet therapies. This integrated treatment approach is focused on providing positive outcomes for our patients dealing with bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety and other psychiatric conditions.
Partial Hospitalization Program
The Adult Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) meets Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. PHP offers intensive treatment while allowing patients to live at home and receive treatment for their illnesses during the day. Session topics include relaxation techniques, anger management, stress management, assertiveness training and communication skills. There is an emphasis on relapse prevention, medication and illness education. PHP offers a smooth transition from inpatient care back to home and provides an effective alternative to inpatient care.
Intensive Outpatient Program
The Adult Intensive Outpatient Program meets Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. Educational topics include relaxation techniques, anger management, stress management, assertiveness training and communication skills. There is a focus on relapse prevention, medication and illness education.
Get Help for Yourself or a Loved One
Aurora Pavilion Behavioral Health Services offers a free, comprehensive community service called RESPOND. This resource is designed to assist you by providing free clinical assessments, information and referral services for psychiatric and substance use problems. The RESPOND team of professionals are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 803-641-5900 or 800-273-7911.