Child and Adolescent Inpatient Programs

The Horsham Clinic provides inpatient hospital treatment for children and adolescents on four distinct units. The Children’s Unit specifically meets the needs of children as young as 4 and through age 9. The Adolescent 1 Unit treats young teens between the ages of 10 through 13. The Adolescent 2 and 3 Units treat teenagers between the ages of 14 through 18 (as long as they are still in high school). Children and adolescents admitted to these units are unable to be safely maintained in the home or school environment.

At Horsham, we realize that the childhood and teenage years can be quite overwhelming due to many factors such as, emotional and physical changes, difficulties at home, in school, and in relationships. Our goal is to help our youngsters and their families fully understand the illness or problems at hand, develop effective coping skills, and build self-esteem so they can return home and back to school. At Horsham, we encourage our children and adolescents to develop resiliency skills. Resiliency will help them endure loss, chronic stress, traumatic events, and other challenges they will encounter on their road to recovery after they are discharged.

 
Program Highlights
Tutorial Services offered 5 days a week by a Certified Special Education Teacher
Level/Reward System Utilized for Behavioral Modification
Tenured Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
Treatment Modalities include but are not limited to, Art, Music, Play and Recreational Therapies, Skill Building Groups, Psychopharmacology, Individual, Group, and Family Therapy
Thorough Aftercare and Discharge Planning
The Adolescent Program offers education and support on topics related to alcohol, drugs, and risky behaviors by a Certified Addictions Counselor
Complimentary transportation may be provided
 
 
The Horsham Clinic, 722 Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002. Tel.: 215-643-7800
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