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Behavioral Medicine -Treatment for Mental Illness

Woman on mountainGlendale Adventist Medical Center provides professional, compassionate behavioral health care services for people dealing with the symptoms of a mental illness.

Since mental health issues frequently have a physiological basis or can contribute to medical problems, Behavioral Medicine patients receive whole person care. Patients' family members participate in the treatment and recovery process.

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Hospital-Based Psychiatry Services

The Inpatient Behaviorial Health and Recovery Services at GAMC are widely regarded by health care professionals and the community for providing exceptional care to patients and families. Included in this array of services are:

  • Psychiatric emergency intervention
  • Crisis stabilization
  • Acute psychiatric care
  • Complex case management
  • Dual diagnosis treatment (chemical dependency and psychiatric disorders)
  • Senior care intensive intervention
  • Return-to-life programs
  • Neuro-psychiatric clinical trials
  • Somatic therapies 

Partial Hospitalization / Outpatient Services

GAMC also provides outpatient programs to people dealing with the symptoms of a mental illness, addressing a wide variety of patient needs. Programs include:

Outreach Teams / Crisis Intervention

Glendale Adventist Behavioral Medicine specialists provide crisis intervention, conduct assessments and assist with admission into a hospital program 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The crisis teams respond to the needs of patients and family members, as well as work with local law enforcement and social service personnel, clergy and other health care professionals. For urgent cases, call our 24-hour emergency hotline at (818) 409-8234.

To learn more about our services or to speak to one of our mental health professionals, call (818) 409-8347.