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Behavioral Health

Our skilled team of behavioral health counselors, nursing and therapy staff offer a range of treatment therapy including inpatient mental health services for adults, partial hospitalization programs for adults and adolescents, as well as both individual and family counseling services. Let McLaren help you make the most of life.

McLaren Flint provides a full spectrum of psychiatric services including Emergency, Inpatient, and Outpatient Counseling. Some of the conditions treated here include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety and panic disorders
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post traumatic stress disorder
  • Eating disorders
  • Suicidal or homicidal thoughts
  • Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease

Adolescent Partial Hospitalization Psychiatric Programs

Partial Hospital Psychiatric Program (PHP)

McLaren’s Adolescent Partial Hospital Program provides intensive psychiatric treatment intervention for client’s ages 12 to 17 years old. The Multi-disciplinary team provides treatment for a wide variety of mental illnesses including ADD, ADHD, Bipolar Illnesses, Depression or Schizoaffective disorders.

Educational intervention and services are also integrated into McLaren’s Partial Hospital Programming. An Intermediate School District Consultant provides school liaison services so adolescents can be integrated back into school programming without being overwhelmed. PHP also provides school transition so adolescents can implement newly learned coping mechanisms and return to PHP programming to discuss progress.

Our Multi-disciplinary team provides services to meet the treatment needs of our clients at the Partial Hospital Program.

Our staff includes:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychiatric Nurses
  • Clinical Social Workers
  • Master’s Level Therapist
  • Certified Recreation Therapists
  • Teachers
  • Security

The programs consists of:

  • Daily Physician Consultation
  • Comprehensive Assessment
  • Medication Management
  • Insight Oriented Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy/Education
  • Recreational Therapy
  • Anger Management
  • Expressive Therapy
  • Conflict Resolution
  • School Education Programming
  • Discharge Planning

Our PHP Program

McLaren Flint’s Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) is Genesee County’s only day treatment program for adolescent and adult clients in need of person-centered intensive daily psychiatric services. PHP is designed to allow intervention to prevent inpatient psychiatric hospitalization or provide transition for client’s stepping down from inpatient care. Client’s consult with an attending psychiatrist five days per week and are actively involved in daily group therapy, educational groups and activity therapy. Clients are assigned to a care manager whom assist them through the treatment program, help clients identify ways to meet their treatment goals, and assist with follow up appointments to return to referral sources and make additional appointments as needed.

Insurance

McLaren’s Partial Hospital Program accepts most insurance plans including Medicare and Medicaid. All Medicaid clients must be assessed by county of origin CMH agencies to be referred to the Partial Hospital Program.

Schedule

McLaren’s PHP runs five days per week Monday through Friday from 9 am to 3 pm.

Referral

A professional referral is required for admission to PHP. This can include Psychiatrist and Primary Care Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers and Therapists, Principals, Teachers and School Counselors, EAP reps, and Court personnel.

Transportation to PHP

Transportation is provided to clients who would not otherwise be able to attend if the client lives within the van pick-up radius.

McLaren Adolescent PHP

McLaren’s Adolescent Partial Hospital Program provides intensive psychiatric treatment intervention for client’s ages 12 to 17 years old. The Multi-disciplinary team provides treatment for a wide variety of mental illnesses including ADD, ADHD, Bipolar Illnesses, Depression or Schizoaffective disorders.

Educational intervention and services are also integrated into McLaren’s Partial Hospital Programming. An Intermediate School District Consultant provides school liaison services so adolescents can be integrated back into school programming without being overwhelmed. PHP also provides school transition so adolescents can implement newly learned coping mechanisms and return to PHP programming to discuss progress.

McLaren Flint Behavioral Health

McLaren Flint utilizes a person-centered approach to meeting the needs of individuals requiring mental health treatment.  This means individuals are active participants in the treatment planning process, and treated by an interdisciplinary team of mental health professionals in a therapeutic environment that promotes recovery.

  • Need Counseling? The McLaren Outpatient Behavioral Health Services at Oak Bridge are available for individuals and families struggling with depression, anxiety, stress-related problems and other mental health issues. Specialists are available to meet the unique needs of children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. For more information, contact 810.342.5337. 

Do you have questions about behavioral health care? Feel free to email Kenneth Deighton, Director of McLaren Flint's Department of Behavioral Health ken.deighton@mclaren.org