Holy Family Hospital – Haverhill/Methuen
A Steward Family Hospital
The Center for Behavioral Medicine
140 Lincoln Avenue
Haverhill, MA 01830
An acute care hospital.
SENIOR ADULT BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE: 55 and older on a DMH licensed 17-bed secure unit. Comprehensive assessment with access to specialists including neuropsychological testing and neurology with special focus on dementia workups and behavioral management that incorporates pharmacological as well as holistic approaches. Admissions or information: 978-521-1162. Monday through Friday 9 am to 5 pm. After hours admissions are handled by emergency services at Holy Family Hospital in Haverhill or Methuen.
CENTER FOR RECOVERY AND WELLNESS: DMH licensed unit for adults who are experiencing symptoms of mental illness and meet the criteria for hospitalization. From admission to discharge team of medical and behavioral health professionals deliver exceptional care with kindness, compassion, and privacy that every patient deserves. All inpatient rooms are private rooms. Program offers clinical care in atmosphere of inclusion, hope, dignity and empowerment to promote recovery and wellness. Treatment services include psychiatrist evaluation, diagnosis and treatment, group therapy with a focus on cognitive therapy, and mindfulness, diagnostic and medication evaluation and treatment, social work psychosocial assessments and assistance for discharge planning. Call intake clerk, 978-687-0156, ext 2605 Mon. to Fri. 9 am – 11 pm.
INTENSIVE OUTPATIENT PROGRAM: For patients who need ongoing care following discharge from inpatient program or need a more structured service in outpatient setting. Program is designed for patients with dual diagnosis who are working on sobriety and require support on a daily basis for a limited time. Day program: Mon.-Fri. 9am-12:30pm, 2 week duration. Admissions or information: 978-521-8464 or 978-521-8104.
INSURANCES: Admissions for inpatient care must include an evaluation in the emergency room of a hospital and each patient must meet criteria for psychiatric admission. Most insurance is accepted excluding MBHP at the Haverhill site, but services are offered at the Methuen site.