ADOLESCENT INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOperates a 10 bed unit for adolescents experiencing anxiety panic disorders, depression, manic depression illness, schizophrenia, eating disorders, or family crisis that cannot be resolved on an outpatient basis. Admission may also be granted for adolescents experiencing unresolved emotional interpersonal or family difficulties that cannot be resolved on an outpatient basis. A school tutorial program and vocational training are also available. Therapies include individual and group psychotherapy, psychopharmacology and recreational and occupational therapy. Weekly family group meetings provide education and support for family members during the hospitalization period.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaPort Jefferson, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityAdolescents 12-18 years old. Referral through Mather psychiatric staff or through the hospital's emergency room.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationAdmission 7 days/24 hours a day. Medical Director available to screen/assess patients M-F 9am-5pm.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJean McCarrick, RN
Physical Site Address 175 North Country Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipPort Jefferson, NY 11777
Mailing Address 175 North Country Road
Mailing City, State, ZipPort Jefferson, NY 11777
Main Phone(631)476-2775 (24 hours /7 days per week.)
Fax(631)474-5198
Program Emailpublicaffairs@matherhospital.org
Web Addresswww.matherhospital.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar09
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
JOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
This Program: ADOLESCENT INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES
Affiliated Services: ADOLESCENT INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES