Forensic Services consists of four units:
Petersik Hall North is a 29-bed, all male, admission,
assessment, and treatment unit. Services are provided in a medium
Petersik Hall South is a 29-bed, all female, admission,
assessment and treatment unit. Services are provided in a medium
Choices is a 44-bed, gender specific, minimum-security,
general psychiatric unit. Programming includes modalities designed
to improve cognitive distortions and preparation for community
Gemini is a 22-bed, coed, minimum security treatment
program that serves patients with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and
alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) issues. Gemini also offers
medications for substance dependence. The physician is experienced
in the use of naltrexone, acamprosate and buprenorphine and is a DEA
certified Suboxone prescriber.
Treatment malls in Petersik Hall and Gordon Hall utilize multidisciplinary
staff to provide treatment groups designed to meet the specific needs of the patients.
A thorough assessment process identifies individual patient treatment needs. The aggregate of this information is used to design programming in the
treatment malls and is modified on an ongoing basis.
April 16, 2014