A list of all our FAQs can be found below.
WHAT ARE VISITATION HOURS AND HOW DOES VISITATION WORK?
Designated and approved visitors are welcome during scheduled visitation times. The times and schedule will be shared by the person’s therapist.Read More
How do visiting hours work for the PRTF program?
Visiting hours are important because it helps us to keep structure. Those visitors who are on approved list will know which days and times they are able to visit. We typically do not allow more than two visitors at a time and also do not recommend bringing children.Read More
What is treatment like?
Structure is key to our success. We know and understand a therapeutic structured environment is the focus of everything we do. Treatment is delivered by a multiple professionals who work as a team to provide individual support to the patient. The programs are coordinated in group settings as well as individual time. Each program includes […]Read More
How do I know if I need help?
This is a difficult question. If you believe you need help, often times this is the case. Please contact us at 855-537-2262 so that we may assist you.Read More
What is case management and discharge planning and what do they include?
Case management and discharge planning is a time to work with a therapist or discharge planner to determine what your needs will be as you transition from the residential program back into your community and home. This will include scheduling outpatient services as needed, and seeking support services that are easily accessible to you.Read More
What is recreational therapy?
This group utilizes mediums of art, music, play and sports to assist children in identifying and expressing issues. These activities are designed to create an outlet for relaxation and socialization while increasing awareness of appropriate leisure time activities.Read More
What is group therapy like?
This is a discussion group lead by a program therapist that is designed to assist the patient in identifying and resolving the problem(s) which precipitated the need for their residential treatment. These are problems which, if unaddressed, will likely contribute to the individual having continued difficulty in less structured settings after discharge. This group encourages […]Read More
What is family therapy and how is this coordinated?
Family therapy will be offered by the assigned program therapist on a bi-weekly basis to each individual residing in a family. The program therapist will work with each patient and his or her family from a family systems perspective to improve positive family communication, positive family coping and to achieve identified treatment goals.Read More
What is individual therapy and how does it work?
Individual therapy will be offered to each patient by his or her assigned program therapist. The program therapist will meet with the individual one-to-one working to establish a therapeutic alliance and encourage problem solving in a compassionate and supportive environment. In individual therapy, the therapist will complete a thorough psychosocial assessment of the individual and […]Read More
What happens when my family member or friend is discharged?
Upon discharge, every patient is scheduled to meet with a provider in the community for a follow-up appointment. The provider in the community will receive a discharge summary outlining a treatment plan and any new medications.Read More
HOW LONG CAN I EXPECT MY PATIENT OR CLIENT TO BE IN THE PSYCHIATRIC RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM (PRTF)?
The length of stay can vary by population and individual needs. Each individual’s length of stay is based upon their medical necessity and treatment needs.Read More
What if they receive an assessment and you are not the right place for them? What happens next?
If our facility isn’t the right fit, we work to ensure your patient or client is connected with resources and options.Read More
How are the services paid for? Is there anything I need to do?
We accept most commercial insurance, private pay, North Carolina Medicaid, and Health Choice. We are happy to help answer any questions you or your patient or client may have related to cost.Read More
What happens after they discharge? Do you follow the patients/clients?
Upon discharge, every patient is scheduled to meet with a provider in the community for a follow-up appointment. The provider in the community will receive a discharge summary outlining a treatment plan and any new medications. Our team does not follow the patient upon discharge but is happy to help answer any questions to ensure […]Read More
What are some of the reasons I might send a patient or client to you for help?
There are many reasons a person may need our help. They may have severe or mild behavioral health challenges and it is important to note we can offer support at varying levels. Some of the most common reasons providers look to our team to help is when someone is suffering from anxiety, feelings of depression, […]Read More
What is your treatment approach?
We take a multidisciplinary team approach to ensure each patient receives individualized quality care in a therapeutic environment. We understand behavioral health treatment is not a “one size fits all” and our team works with the patient and their families to work towards the best outcome.Read More
What should a patient expect?
Patients should expect to find a welcoming and safe environment of trained professionals who encourage healthy personal growth and development. Each patient has individual goals designed to support them in achieving the best results and will be assigned to a professional who will support them while in our program.Read More
What is the hospital environment like for patients?
We take great care to ensure our patients feel safe, comfortable and welcomed in our environment. We have thoughtfully designed our hospital to be as therapeutic as possible with outdoor courtyards, gymnasiums and plenty of windows allowing the natural light to enter rooms.Read More
How do you serve different populations in one place?
Our team understands the diverse groups of people we serve come with special therapeutic considerations. The structure of our hospital’s programs ensures all the patients receive age-appropriate treatment related to individual therapy, group therapy, recreational therapy and medication management. Our programming is delivered separately between our seniors, adults and adolescent age groups.Read More