CONTINUING DAY TREATMENT

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a long-term comprehensive and structured day program to mentally ill persons age 18 and older, who have a primary psychiatric diagnosis, are functioning or developmentally disabled, and/or have a drug or alcohol problem in addition to their mental illness, mentally ill chemical abusers (MICA). Provides a separate senior day program for older persons who are displaying behavioral and psychiatric difficulties. An individualized, therapeutic treatment plan is designed for each patient by the treating Psychiatrist and Inter-disciplinary Team. Patients attend from two to five days per week for 5 hours per day based on individual need. Length of stay varies from 3 months to one year. Screening interview is required. Available treatment include: Symptom Management, Medication Therapy and Education, Group Therapy, Rehabilitation Readiness Development, Activities Therapies, Health Screening and Referral. Also includes Case Management, Transportation, Crisis Services, Family Support and Education, Discharge Planning and Follow-Up Care.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityIndividuals 18 years and older with a psychiatric functionally and/or developmentally disabled diagnosis.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11220 Front Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipUniondale, NY 11553
Mailing Address 11220 Front Street
Mailing City, State, ZipUniondale, NY 11553
Main Phone(516)705-3400 (Central Intake)
Web Addresshttp://mercymedicalcenter.chsli.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun16
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: CONTINUING DAY TREATMENT
Affiliated Services: CONTINUING DAY TREATMENT