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

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

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, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Belmont Behavioral Health System.

  • These restrictions have 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 receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are 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.

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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Philadelphia’s Leading Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Programs

Our inpatient treatment programs are designed for those who are in a state of crisis or need immediate stabilization of their symptoms. We offer separate inpatient programs for children, teens, and adults.

Inpatient Programs Overview

Learn about inpatient programs offered at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In order to supply a full continuum of care, Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia is proud to offer top-notch inpatient treatment for children, adolescents, and adults.

During the admissions process, the needs of prospective patients are assessed and our team of esteemed professionals determines if inpatient treatment is the best level of care to meet those needs. Upon admission to one of Belmont Behavioral Health System’s inpatient programs, patients will partake in various treatment methods and receive the stabilizing care needed to heal and recover from the following mental health disorders:

  • Substance use disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depressive disorders
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Schizophrenia

Depending upon the mental health disorder or disorders afflicting a patient, the specific inpatient program recommended will vary. So as to effectively address and treat patients’ most pressing concerns in the most efficient manner possible, Belmont Behavioral Health System supplies the following inpatient programming options in Philadelphia:

Child & Adolescent Inpatient Treatment Programs

Inpatient treatment programs for children, teens, and adolescents at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Designed for children between the ages of 5 and 12, our child inpatient programs offer a safe and nurturing environment for children to resolve the emotional and behavioral disturbances that could hinder their development should such concerns remain untreated. Individual, group, family, art, music, recreational, and play therapies are integral parts of these programs, and certified teachers are on hand to meet the educational needs of our youngest patients.

Young people between the ages of 13 and 17 who require more intensive treatment to overcome emotional and psychiatric concerns can partake in our adolescent inpatient programs before stepping down to a lower level of care. These programs incorporates various treatment methods and provide youth with the opportunities to learn new coping skills, improve decision-making abilities, and manage mental illness symptoms in healthy manners.

Child and adolescent inpatient programs

Adult Inpatient Treatment Programs

Inpatient treatment programs for adults at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

For adults ages 18 and older who require immediate treatment to alleviate mental health concerns, our adult inpatient programs are tailored to offer the timely mental and behavioral health treatment needed to help them begin the healing and recovery process. These programs features various treatment methods and affords patients with an abundance of support during their time spent in inpatient programming.

Adult inpatient programs

Adult Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment Program

Inpatient treatment programs for adults with co-occurring disorders at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Adults who are battling the distressing symptoms of mental health disorders while trapped in an insidious cycle of substance abuse can take part in our adult co-occurring disorders program to achieve the recovered lives they desire. This program is based on a medical model of treatment and arms patients with the skills needed to manage mental illness symptoms and abstain from using substances.

Mood Disorders Treatment Program

Inpatient treatment programs for mood disorders at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The life-threatening crises that can arise due to the presence of mood or anxiety disorders often require the care that only inpatient treatment can provide. Men and women who suffer from such disorders can benefit greatly from participation in our mood disorders program so that they can regain control over their lives and resume healthy functioning once they return to their respective communities.

Learn More

Learn more about inpatient treatment programs at Belmont Behavioral Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

To learn more about inpatient treatment at Belmont Behavioral Health System, feel free to contact us at your convenience. Our experienced staff is available to answer any questions that you may have or to help you determine if our hospital is the perfect place for you to receive the transformative treatment that can help you live the life you deserve to be living.

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