Military Program

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Active Duty • Veterans • Military Family Members

Our psychiatrists, therapists and clinical staff have a special interest in and dedication to serving the military population. We design individualized care plans, in collaboration with military healthcare providers, emphasizing innovation, respect and patient choice. Our goal is to foster resiliency in those we serve so they may return to duty with honor.

Military Focus

We use an integrated, therapeutic approach using evidence-based therapeutic modalities, including CBT, CPT, EMDR, motivational interviewing, DBT and traditional 12-step facilitation. Our physicians adhere to DOD formulary, and are familiar with deployment-limiting diagnoses and medications.

• Designated Military-only Unit
• Exclusively Women’s Unit
• Combat Trauma Recovery
• Military Sexual Trauma Recovery
• Detox and 28-day Substance Abuse Program
• Dual Diagnosis
• Crisis Stabilization

Specialty Services

We offer innovative, modern approaches to treating complex cases and individuals with co-occurring conditions.
• Exclusively Military Women’s Program
• Behavioral Pain Management
• Long-term Crisis Management
• Partial-hospitalization Outpatient Services
• Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
• Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Dedication to Military Needs

• 24/7 Availability with Individualized Consultation and Treatment Collaboration
• Consistent Communication with MTF and Command
• Expedited, Coordinated Admission and Discharge Processes
• Free Confidential, Professional Assessment
• Physician Referral Not Required for Military Dependent Admissions
• Collaboration with Local Military Treatment Facility and the VA

Program Features

• Individual, Group and Family Therapy
• Experiential Therapy (Therapeutic Outings)
• Expressive Art and Pet Therapies
• Mindfulness and Relaxation Techniques
• On-site Chapel / Weekly Spirituality Group and Services by Military Chaplain
• Indoor Gym / Weight Room / Aerobic Exercise Room / Climbing Wall
• Indoor Pool / Separate Whirlpool
• Biweekly Barber / Haircuts

Inpatient Medical Director –Arthur Ramirez, MD; Fred Arrellano, DNP

Inpatient Program Manager – Tammy Leday, LPC-Intern, LCDC

Inpatient Nurse Manager –Jeff Wages, RN