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

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and 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.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Philadelphia’s Leading Adult Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Programs

We designed the inpatient programs at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital for those who are in a state of crisis or need immediate stabilization of their symptoms. We offer several inpatient programs at our facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for adults who are seeking care for mental health challenges.

Adult Inpatient Programs Overview

Discover the adult inpatient programs offered at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, PA

At Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital, we are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to adults age 18 and older who are seeking help for mental health challenges. To supply a full spectrum of services, we offer several levels of adult inpatient programs at our facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, including:

  • Magnolia Program – Our highest level of inpatient psychiatric care, this program serves adults who are suffering from severe symptoms of a mental health disorder, including those who are experiencing psychosis.
  • Crescent Program – This inpatient program serves adults who have a dual diagnosis of a substance use disorder and a mental health concern.
  • Reflections Program – This program specifically serves adults who are struggling with the symptoms of mood and personality disorders, such as major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder, or obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).

When you or someone you love comes to Belmont for help with a mental health crisis, our expert team will conduct a comprehensive assessment to determine which adult inpatient program is the best level of care to meet your unique needs. We provide adults with the individualized care that helps them heal and recover in the way that is most beneficial for them.

Magnolia Program

General psychiatric adult inpatient programming at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, PA

The Magnolia Program provides the most acute level of psychiatric inpatient care available at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital. This program serves adult patients age 18 and older who are experiencing severe symptoms of a mental health disorder, which might include psychosis.

We provide treatment for a variety of mental health concerns in the Magnolia Program, including:

  • Major depressive disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Intellectual developmental disorder
  • Substance use disorder

If you or someone you care about seeks help for a mental health crisis at Belmont, our expert team will conduct a comprehensive assessment to determine your individualized recovery needs. Most patients receive care for six to eight days in the Magnolia Program, but some may stay for one to two weeks depending on their specific needs and progress.

During your time in the Magnolia Program at our facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, you or your loved one will primarily participate in daily group therapy that combines activities therapy and milieu therapy. You may also receive daily medication management services under the care of a psychiatrist and nursing staff. We offer individual therapy and family therapy depending on each patient’s unique recovery goals.

Nursing staff is available if you or your loved one needs basic medical care. We can also provide medically supervised detoxification as needed, but our Crescent Program for dual diagnosis patients might be a better fit depending on your or your loved one’s level of need.

Crescent Program

Dual diagnosis adult inpatient programming at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, PA

The Crescent Program at Belmont is a dual diagnosis unit that provides care for adults age 18 and older who are suffering from both a substance use disorder and a mental health challenge. To receive care in the Crescent Program, a patient must have a primary diagnosis of a mental health disorder as well as a co-occurring substance use disorder.

We care for any mental health disorder in the Crescent Program, including:

  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Major depressive disorder
  • Bipolar disorder

Our team of experts also cares for all substance use disorders, including:

  • Alcohol use disorder
  • Opioid use disorder
  • Marijuana use disorder
  • Stimulant use disorder
  • Hallucinogen use disorder

The staff at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is dedicated to providing individualized care that meets the unique needs of each patient who comes to us to heal from a dual diagnosis of a substance use disorder and mental health challenge. Most patients receive care in the Crescent Program for four to seven days, depending on their specific recovery goals. Medically supervised detoxification services typically last seven days, and you or your loved one will be able to participate in therapeutic programming while undergoing detox.

The main method of care you or your loved one will engage in is group therapy and group education, with a focus on the 12-Step method of recovery. We also offer individual therapy and family therapy on an as-needed basis. You or your loved one may also meet with a psychiatrist daily to discuss medication management, and nursing staff is available if you need basic medical care. In the Crescent Program, patients with a current prescription are able to continue methadone and Suboxone maintenance.

Reflections Program

Mood disorder adult inpatient programming at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, PA

The Reflections Program at Belmont provides inpatient treatment to adults age 18 and older who are struggling with symptoms of mood and personality disorders. The mental health challenges we commonly provide care for in the Reflections Program include:

  • Major depressive disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Panic disorder
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Narcissistic personality disorder
  • Antisocial personality disorder

Most patients receive care in the Reflections Program for five to 10 days depending on their specific recovery needs. Our expert staff will conduct a thorough assessment to determine the level of care and therapeutic interventions that you or your loved one might benefit from the most.

If the care team determines that you or your loved one might benefit from inpatient care at our facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, your time in the Reflections Program will primarily include group therapy in conjunction with cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, occupational therapy, art therapy, and music therapy.

We also provide individual therapy and family therapy depending on each person’s individual needs. Nursing staff is available if you or your loved one needs basic medical care, and you may also meet with a psychiatrist daily to discuss your medication management needs.

Learn More

Learn more about the adult inpatient programs offered at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, PA

To learn more about the adult inpatient programs offered at Belmont Behavioral Health Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, please contact us directly. A knowledgeable member of our team can answer any questions you might have about how we can help you or someone you love start to heal from the mental health challenges you are battling.

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