Our mission is to help children, adolescents and their families attain emotional health through assessment, individualized treatment and aftercare planning. The inpatient program provides an acute level of care for children and adolescents, ages 8-17, who are experiencing mental health issues or distress.
Since symptoms can vary so it may be difficult to determine when intervention is necessary, but some signs to look for include:
At River Park Hospital, treatment and discharge planning begin at admission with a thorough assessment. We put together a robust treatment plan, tailored for the needs and goals of the individual patient. Mental health care is provided by an interdisciplinary team consisting of a psychiatrist, therapist, teacher, nurse, case manager, mental health technician, activities specialist, the youth, family/legal guardian and other mental health professionals.
Multiple treatment modalities are utilized including: