Behavioral Health Services

Mental health expertise

Resolving behavioral and emotional health challenges requires expertise, compassion and special care. At Wuesthoff Health System, we focus on helping individuals achieve optimal mental health in a professional, caring environment. If you or a loved one have any questions about behavioral health issues and what resources are available to assist you, please call us at (321) 637-2828.

We offer a full range of services for adults, including diagnostic evaluation, crisis stabilization and treatment. Our behavioral health team has the expertise to care for a wide a range of mental and emotional challenges, from depression and severe mood swings to dementia and acute mental illness. Our multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses
  • Social workers
  • Occupational therapists
  • Marriage and family therapists
  • Chaplains

We offer individualized care in a safe, supportive environment, and develop comprehensive treatment plans to meet the unique needs of each person designed to help individuals work through acute mental challenges and resume daily functioning.

Our multidisciplinary team provides stabilization, evaluation, planning and treatment services in a safe, secure environment with 24-hour nursing care. Trained behavioral health professionals address the mental, emotional and physical needs of patients, and help patients learn coping skills to manage their condition effectively. We develop a customized treatment plan for each individual that draws from a variety of services and therapies, including:

  • Activity and occupational therapy
  • Medication management
  • Memory and mental status assessment
  • Individual, group and family therapy
  • Patient and family education
  • Stress management, coping and relaxation techniques

Individuals receive a thorough evaluation by a psychiatrist to determine the best course of treatment. Our behavioral health professionals provide patients and their loved ones with educational and emotional support, as well as continuing care services to help ease the transition into daily living.