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Adult Partial Hospitalization Program

If you would like to learn more about PHP, please contact our compassionate staff today at (561) 881-2672.

Our Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) offers the same quality clinical care as our inpatient program. Patients participate in four hours of structured therapy per treatment day, five days per week, and can return home in the evening. This is an option for those who need more support and structure than outpatient treatment can provide, but do not require 24-hour medical supervision. Some patients are admitted directly to partial hospitalization programs, while others step down from inpatient care.

The primary goal of PHP is to optimize outcomes through individualized treatment in a caring and therapeutic environment. Individual, family and group counseling will help improve a patient’s level of functioning and reduce symptoms to prevent relapse or hospitalization.

Each patient participates in a formal comprehensive clinical evaluation completed by our team of clinicians, which consists of psychiatrists, social workers and registered nurses. Individualized treatment plans incorporate the results of the multidisciplinary evaluations to include the patient’s strengths, limitations and goals for treatment.

Treatment Services

Various treatment services include:

  • Group Therapy
  • Communication Skills
  • Medication Education & Monitoring
  • Problem Solving & Coping Skills
  • Grief and Loss
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Morning Snack and Lunch
  • Discharge Planning

Referrals may be made by the individual, psychiatrists, mental health professionals, social service agencies or family members.


Admission Criteria

  • 18 years of age and older
  • Impairment in areas of depression, anxiety, bipolar, substance abuse, or post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Medically stable to participate
  • No risk of harm to self or others

PHP is an outpatient short-term treatment program. Length of participation varies on an individual basis. Program hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 2:00pm.

Aftercare planning is a critical part of the treatment process and begins at admission. Our treatment team will coordinate with the patient's psychiatrist, therapist and/or significant others, to develop an aftercare plan. This may include therapy referrals, support groups, and/or community services.