Psychiatric Services

At CHRIS 180, we understand the significance of mental health in overall well-being. Our dedicated team of psychiatric professionals, which includes psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and nurses, are here to provide compassionate and comprehensive care tailored to your unique needs.

Our Approach to Mental Health
within Psychiatric Services

Holistic Care

We believe in a holistic approach to mental health, recognizing the intricate interplay of biological, psychological and social factors. Our psychiatric services are designed to address the whole person, fostering mental and emotional well-being in addition to trauma-informed care.

Collaborative Care Model

We believe in a collaborative approach to mental health. Our psychiatric team works collaboratively with individuals, families, and a multidisciplinary team (therapists, primary care physicians, teachers, etc.) to develop personalized treatment plans. We prioritize open communication and ensure that our patients are actively involved in decision-making about their mental health.

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Services We Offer

Psychiatric Evaluations

Psychiatric Evaluations

CHRIS 180’s board-certified psychiatrists and nurse practitioners conduct thorough evaluations to understand the unique aspects of each client’s mental health. This helps us tailor treatment plans to address specific needs.

Medication Management

Medication Management

Our team provides expert medication management, ensuring that prescribed medications align with individual requirements and contribute to overall mental health improvement. The choice to use medication for behavioral and emotional concerns is a decision that involves the entire family. We carefully consider both the potential risks and benefits, and this decision is made in collaboration with a psychiatrist or a nurse practitioner.

Nursing Services

Nursing Services

The CHRIS 180 nursing team is committed to delivering comprehensive and compassionate care to individuals receiving psychiatric services. We take pride in offering a range of vital services aimed at ensuring the well-being and holistic support of our patients. These key components include nursing assessments, monitoring of vital signs, effective medication management, navigating the complexities of prior authorizations, case management and connecting patients with additional resources and support services as needed.

Patient-Centered Approach

Patient-Centered Approach

Every aspect of our psychiatric services is centered around the unique needs of each patient, fostering an environment of personalized and patient-centric care.

Therapeutic Services

Therapeutic Services

In addition to medication management, we offer therapeutic services facilitated by licensed & highly trained therapists. These services encompass various evidence-based modalities to support individuals on their mental health journey.

Crisis Intervention

Crisis Intervention

We understand that crises can arise. Our team is equipped to provide timely and effective crisis intervention, ensuring that individuals receive the support they need during challenging times.

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Conditions We Treat

Depression and Anxiety Disorders

Bipolar Disorder

Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder

Schizophrenia, Psychosis, Early-onset psychosis

Oppositional Defiant Disorders or other externalizing disorders

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or other trauma-related disorders

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Substance Use Disorders

Getting Started

Referrals

Referrals to our psychiatric services can be made by healthcare providers, therapists, or individuals seeking support. We collaborate with referring professionals to ensure a seamless transition into our care.

Self-Referral

Individuals can also contact us directly to initiate the intake process. Our friendly staff is here to guide you through the steps to access our psychiatric services. Call CHRIS 180’s Care Team at 1.800.896.4106 or email  Admissionsspecialist@CHRIS180.org.