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Behavioral Health Services at Heywood Hospital

Inpatient Services

Heywood Hospital offers inpatient care in our Mental Health and Geriatric Psychiatry Units.

Click here to learn more about our Mental Health Program.
Click here to learn more about our Geriatric Psychiatry Unit.

Outpatient Services

For outpatient needs, Heywood Hospital offers a Partial Hospitalization Program, Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm in the Damon Building.

The Partial Hospitalization Program provides:

  • Daily assessments by a clinical staff
  • Psychotherapy and Life Coaching
  • Therapeutic milieu

This program acts as a step down for individuals leaving an inpatient setting or as an early intervention to avoid potential hospitalization. For more information about our Partial Program, please call (978) 630-6826.

Behavioral Health NurseBehavioral Health Services at Heywood Hospital, a member of Heywood Health Care, has a commitment to each patient and family member we interact with as well as the Greater Gardner Community.

Philosophy

We treat the patient, the family, the guardian, and the community as an integrated system. Collaboration within the Inter-disciplinary team assures the best possible care for the patient in the emotional, physical, educational, spiritual and restorative spheres.

Mission

We strive to ensure the delivery of quality, intensive, individualized, and “holistic” care to our community.

Our Treatment Components

  • Integrated, psychiatric/medical evaluation
  • Individual therapy
  • Social services for family support
  • Occupational therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Psychological and neuropsychological testing
  • Nutrition and dietary consultation
  • Discharge and after-care planning focusing on community referrals for continued treatment
  • Therapeutic milieu
  • Electroconvulsive therapy

For Family, Friends and Loved Ones

Heywood Hospital offers various support groups for families, including:

  • Caregiver Support Group
  • Substance Abuse Family Support Group
  • Suicide Survivor Support Group 

For more information on our support groups as well as meeting times and locations, please visit our support groups page.