Adult and adolescent psychiatric care in Dallas

Medical City Green Oaks provides inpatient care for adults 18 and older and adolescents ages 12 to 17. We provide 24-hour hospitalization, including psychiatric evaluations, 24-hour nursing care, crisis intervention, and ongoing medical, behavioral and nutritional therapy.

For more information on the inpatient services at Medical City Green Oaks, call (972) 770-0818.

Common psychiatric issues we treat include:

  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post traumatic disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Addictions, including alcohol and substance abuse
  • Medication stabilization
  • Suicidal and homicidal behaviors
  • Self-injurious behaviors

Adolescent psychiatric services

At Medical City Green Oaks, all patients are evaluated by a psychiatrist on admission. Patients are seen daily by a psychiatrist throughout their hospital stay. Our treatment approach is based on Recovery Principles.

Structured programming includes:

  • Community meetings
  • Reflection groups
  • Therapy groups
  • Leisure and skills
  • Recreational therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Multi-family groups
  • Family therapy
  • Individual and family therapy
  • Literacy education

Our staff will coordinate with outside physicians, social service agencies, and patient’s families to help ensure a smooth transition, not only when patients admit to Medical City Green Oaks, but also when they no longer need acute psychiatric services and are ready to be discharged.

Discharge planning may also include:

  • Transition to day treatment
  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • Support groups
  • Outpatient counseling and/or medication management

Adult psychiatric services

Inpatient mental health services for adults include Axis 1 Diagnoses, which requires 24 hours nursing care for:

  • Bipolar disorder
  • Major depressive disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance use disorders

All patients are evaluated by a psychiatrist upon admission and seen by a psychiatrist daily throughout the hospital stay. Our treatment is based on Recovery Principles.

Structured programming includes:

  • Community meetings
  • Reflection groups
  • Therapy groups
  • Leisure and skills
  • Recreational therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Spirituality groups
  • Health literacy education

Discharge planning may include:

  • Transition to day treatment
  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • Support groups
  • Outpatient counseling and/or medication management

Substance use treatment services for adults

Medical City Green Oaks offers substance use and mental health care for Axis 1 Diagnoses of substance use disorder, which requires 24-hour nursing care. This may include a co-occurring disorder such as bipolar disorder, major depression, psychosis, schizophrenia, and co-morbid medical disorders.

Patients' needs are identified throughout their hospital stay. All patients are evaluated by a psychiatrist upon admission and seen by a psychiatrist daily. Treatment is based on Recovery Principles and the 12-Step Philosophy of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Structured programming includes:

  • Alcohol and drug withdrawal management
  • 12-step groups - daily AA groups
  • Community meetings
  • Reflection groups
  • Therapy groups
  • Leisure and skills
  • Recreational therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Spirituality groups
  • Recovery groups led by peer navigators
  • Chemical dependency and health literacy education

Discharge planning may include:

  • Transition to residential treatment
  • Adult day treatment
  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • AA/NA support groups
  • Outpatient counseling and/or medication management