La Paloma Behavioral Unit Program provides comprehensive assessment, short and long term intensive psychiatric/ psychological treatment, medication management and discharge planning services to adults and their families.
The La Paloma Behavioral Unit Program uses a multidisciplinary treatment team approach with all its residents. The clinical team is composed of a psychiatrist, a psychologist, social worker, therapists, nurse practioner as well as nursing staff that provide direct care.
La Paloma Behavioral Unit Program Goals
- To provide comprehensive medical and psychological assessment and diagnostic services.
- To treat illness in a caring and sensitive way.
- To assist patients in regaining and maintaining their highest level of functioning.
- To assist patients and their families in identifying and obtaining necessary social and medical resources.
Assessment, supervision and medication management, community resources, discharge planning and case management.