West Houston Medical Center provides a healing atmosphere for the unique needs of seniors through its Behavioral Health for Seniors program.
For details, call 281-588-8320.
Self Assessment Tools
Our small, 14-bed unit works to maximize the mental and physical health of seniors by identifying whether issues are signs of aging, stress or correctable medical problems.
The program provides 24-hour intensive inpatient treatment. Working together, the medical director, nurses, social workers, occupational therapist, family members, family physician and other consultants help you or your senior find mental and physical health.
Behavioral Issues Treated
Our team addresses many common problems experienced by seniors, such as:
- Memory loss and confusion
- Grief due to the loss of a spouse, friends or independence
- Anxiety and fear
- Withdrawal from others
- Problems adjusting to a new living arrangement
- Depression and suicidal thoughts
The Behavioral Health for Seniors program also takes advantage of the in-house services our patients often need to become healthy, including:
- Wound care and healing
- Physical, occupational and therapy