Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital
Children and Teen Mental Health Services at Sharp Mesa Vista
Caring for children, teens and their families — one day at a time.
At Sharp Mesa Vista, we offer hope, support and professional expertise through programs specifically designed for young people and their families. Our licensed professional staff is dedicated to providing compassionate care and treatment to children and teens experiencing behavioral and emotional problems.
Guiding you on the path to wellness.
We will partner with you and your family to create a comprehensive treatment plan that works best for your family's needs. Our experienced team includes board-certified child psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, child psychologists, recreation therapists, certified special education instructors and specially trained mental health workers.
Providing a safe healing environment.
We offer both inpatient and outpatient mental health treatment programs to empower our patients to reach their fullest potential.
Inpatient programs include treatment for children and teens (ages 5 to 17) with depression, anxiety, challenges with family or school, substance abuse and some developmental disabilities such as Asperger's syndrome. To learn more about our inpatient programs, please call 858-836-8434.
Our specialized outpatient services include:
- Partial hospitalization treatment for children and teens experiencing difficulties in coping, depression, anxiety and substance abuse
- A dual-diagnosis program for teens facing both substance abuse and a mental health illness
- After-school cognitive therapy for teens
To learn more about our outpatient programs, please call 858-836-8434.
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"My goal is to serve the family's medical needs with an emphasis on keeping everyone healthy."
"I strive to instill in each of my patients a will to heal and a confidence in themselves."
"It is an honor to practice medicine at San Diego’s leader in mental health services."
"I use evidence-based treatments to promote the accurate diagnosis, well-being and recovery for children and adolescents."
""The secret of caring for the patient is to care for the patient." — William Osler"
"Patients are satisfied when they receive top-quality care for a broad range of medical problems."