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LLU Behavioral Medicine Center Partial Hospital Program

Adult Partial and Intensive Outpatient Program

cyclistThe Adult Partial and Intensive Outpatient Program is a hospital based outpatient program that provides psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment while allowing the patient to return home in the evening. This program serves as a "step down" or as a supportive means to prevent inpatient hospitalization. The goal is to assist patients in achieving the highest level of independence by utilizing therapy, psychotropic medications, and educational groups. Our staff of skilled and compassionate professionals are committed to helping patients realize their fullest potential.

Program components
Four specific programs are available to help individuals learn the skills they need to become more self-reliant.

Depression/anxiety program
This program focuses on a cognitive approach to help restructure thinking and behavior. Program components include:

  • Anger management
  • Stress management
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Mental health education
  • Spiritual care

Dual diagnosis program
This 12-step based program is designed for patients who have both a mental illness and a alcohol or narcotic problem. Program components include:

  • Chemical dependency education
  • Relapse prevention
  • Anger management
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Spiritual recovery

Focus program
The emphasis of the focus program is to create a structured, supportive environment where patients are provided with education about their illness, medications, and signs and symptoms of psychiatric relapse. Program components include:

  • Coping skills
  • Anger management
  • Stress management
  • Mental health education
  • Spiritual journey

Eating disorder program
The goal of this program is to re-establish a healthy relationship with food for those patients who have restricted and/or abusive purging behaviors (anorexia or bulimia). The program provides structured meals with individual and group nutritional education and assessment. Program components include:

  • Eating disorder education smiling couple
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Body image
  • Expressive therapy
  • Spiritual rediscovery
  • Anger and stress management

Professional staff

  • Clinical therapist
  • Registered nurses
  • Occupational and recreational therapist
  • Psychiatrists
  • Clinical dietitian
  • Social workers
  • Chemical dependency counselor
  • Chaplain

Program hours

  • Partial program hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Intensive outpatient program hours are less than 20 hours per week
  • Eating disorder program hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

For more information
Program information: (909) 558-9275

Loma Linda University Behavioral Medicine Center
1710 Barton Road
Redlands, CA 92373