The Mental Health Services Department is an 18 bed acute psychiatric service within the Antelope Valley Hospital, an acute general hospital, providing inpatient adult mental health/psychiatric services. The department provides inpatient nursing care and therapeutic activity services. Staff members conduct psychosocial assessments, individual and group therapy. Nursing care includes medication administration and education on an individual and group basis. Therapeutic activity services are provided by a Recreational Therapist and Recreational Therapy Assistants, which includes leisure time activities and education, music group, pet therapy as well as arts and crafts.
Antelope Valley Hospital Mental Health Services