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Senior Behavioral Health Services

We provide personalized care for adults over 55 years of age experiencing acute behavioral symptoms associated with dementia and/or a mental health condition including: bi-polar disorder, anxiety, depression and schizophrenia.

Our inpatient services offer stabilization and treatment for these adults displaying serious behavioral changes. Our state of the art 23 bed unit provides a welcoming, safe, supportive environment where patients receive care based on their individualized needs. Our interdisciplinary approach to care includes a highly qualified and experienced team of professionals who offer a variety of treatment modalities.
For further information, contact us at  816-943-5800

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Our Senior Care Team

We draw from a number of backgrounds and specialties to set you or a loved one up for success. To do so, we have assembled a diverse team that includes:

  • Behavioral health therapists
  • Medical doctors
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists
  • Psychiatrists and psychologists
  • Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Social workers
  • Certified Therapeutic Recreational Therapists
  • YOU– Families, friends and staff from patients nursing communities are an integral part of a patient’s treatment at SJMC

Our Approach

  • Comprehensive Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Individualized meetings with a Psychiatrist
  • 24/7 nursing/ medical support
  • Individualized treatment planning
  • Individual and group therapy
  • Counseling services

Senior Behavioral Health Challenges We Treat

Our diverse team of specialists creates an individualized treatment plan specifically tailored to fit yours or a loved one’s unique needs; and we work tirelessly to ensure everyone leaves our program with the tools necessary to meet life’s challenges. These include treatment programs designed around:

  • Agitated/aggressive behaviors
  • Anxiety next to Depression
  • Assaultive behavior or ideas that pose a threat to others
  • Extreme sadness and/or isolated behavior
  • Disorientation or hallucinations
  • Hearing voices and/or seeing things that are not there
  • Self-injurious behavior
  • Severe depression
  • Suicidal feelings
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Make a Referral or For More Information

Call 816-943-5800

Information is available to be received 24 hours a day by an designated staff member.
All information is completely confidential.

Visiting Hours

We recognize how important families and friends are to our patients. We are now accepting visitors. A dedicated social worker will be communicating after admission to ensure visitation occurs while maintaining a safe and clean environment.

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