Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Mental Health Services at Sharp Grossmont Hospital
We understand mental health, inside and out.
For over 35 years, adults with acute or persistent psychiatric disorders have found comfort within our facilities — overcoming crises and achieving a renewed sense of emotional stability and wellness.
Our specialized programs — both hospital-based outpatient programs and inpatient mental health programs — are led by experts and designed to address your individual needs.
As the only hospital in East County with a dedicated psychiatric assessment team that treats emergency department patients, we serve the diverse needs of our community through a peaceful, tranquil environment — partnering with you to create your best possible outcome.
With our mental health care team, anything is possible.
Our nurses are trained in psychiatry and have expertise in treating patients with multiple disorders while our treatment programs address adults and seniors with psychiatric conditions coupled with substance abuse. From schizophrenia and depression to bipolar and anxiety disorders, we are here to provide compassionate care tailored to your needs.
From admission through discharge, you will be in the hands of our experienced team. We are physicians, nurses, licensed clinical social workers, licensed marriage family therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists and pharmacists. And we're here to help you get through.
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