Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 12/17/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Belmont Behavioral Health System to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Belmont Behavioral Health System.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Why Choose Us: The Belmont Difference

Belmont Behavioral Health System provides innovative mental health and addiction treatment for children, teens, and adults. Our care is focused on renewing hope and encouraging lasting recovery.

About Us

At Belmont Behavioral Health System, we are pleased with the reputation we have developed through providing clinically excellent treatment within an environment that encourages long-term recovery.

For more than 80 years, our devoted staff members have given everything they have to change the lives of individuals through the provision of a kind, understanding, skills-based treatment that is specified based on the needs of each patient. By supplying services for children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics who are grappling with the issues listed below, we are able to increase the quality of life for all of the individuals who come to us for care:

Mental health conditions:

  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety
  • PTSD
  • Trauma
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Aggression
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Brief psychotic disorder
  • Delirium
  • Delusional disorder
  • Conduct disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD)
  • Panic disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-harm
  • Suicidal ideation

Co-occurring substance use disorders:

  • Alcohol
  • Cocaine
  • PCP
  • Opioids
  • Marijuana
  • Sedatives

Our Exceptional Staff

We feel that the very foundation for quality care is dependent on those who provide it. Therefore, we are extremely proud of the team of professionals we have employed, as they have made it their sole mission to increase the lives of each patient whom they treat. Our multidisciplinary team consists of the following:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Registered nurse practitioner
  • Social workers
  • Case managers
  • Nurses
  • Behavioral health associates
  • Occupational therapist
  • Yoga instructor
  • Peer specialists
  • Art therapist
  • Music therapist
  • Psychotherapists

Comprehensive Programming

Realizing that every individual who comes to us for treatment has his or her own specific needs, concerns, skills, and strengths, we believe that all treatment plans must be entirely customized to provide the individual with the well-rounded care that they need.

To determine what the most effective and appropriate plan of care should be, all patients will be supplied with a detailed evaluation to help identify the specific concerns and needs that should be handled during the patient’s time spent in treatment. During this evaluation, it will be decided which level of care will be most appropriate for the patient so he or she can achieve all treatment goals.

The levels of care that we supply include the following:

  • Inpatient treatment
  • Partial hospitalization
  • Intensive outpatient programming
  • Outpatient treatment
  • Children’s crisis response center

Unique Therapies

Different from other kinds of treatment centers for individuals of all ages, Belmont Behavioral Health System utilizes a number of specialized therapeutic interventions that are able to provide patients with a complete approach to treatment. Depending on the needs of the patient, he or she can access the following services:

  • Individual therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Case management
  • Educational services
  • Nutrition consultations
  • Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
  • Motivational speaking
  • Innovative sensory programming
  • 12-Step programming
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT)
  • Meditation/mindfulness
  • Boundary setting support
  • AA/NA meetings
  • Experiential therapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Music therapy
  • Art therapy

If you or a loved one is grappling with a mental health condition and/or a substance use disorder, please do not waste one more minute. Reach out to us at Belmont Behavioral Health System so you can be connected to an admissions counselor who can help you sort out any questions you might have, as well as help you or a loved one get started on the road to recovery.

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