We provide inpatient hospitalization for adolescents, ages 12 to 18, who are in a mental health crisis. Following an initial assessment and crisis stabilization, our staff, led by an adolescent psychiatrist develops individualized treatment programs for each patient. The treatment programs consist of intensive therapeutic interventions that help assist the young person in developing tools they need to cope in the world.
The multidisciplinary team consists of:
Our goals during your child or adolescent’s stay include:
The acute inpatient program at the Kempsville Center consists of therapeutic techniques, including:
During your adolescent’s acute inpatient stay, he or she will have the option to work on current school assignments under the guidance of a Special Education certified teacher. This is not a school program; however, if your adolescent does not have school work available or does not choose to complete school work during hospitalization, he or she will be provided with alternative activities to keep them engaged and active.
We believe that every adolescent and family holds the foundations to be successful, and our team of mental health professionals is dedicated to helping you identify those strengths.
We accept most insurances, including TRICARE®.
If your child or teen is facing difficulties with mental health, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health may be able to help. Call 757-461-4565 today for a no-cost, confidential assessment. No referral or emergency room visit is needed.