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Butler Hospital
Butler Hospital
Adolescent Unit Adolescent Treatment Unit
The Adolescent Treatment Unit provides psychiatric treatment and support for teenagers, ages 13 to 17 in a safe and caring environment. Treatment programs are offered for depression, anxiety, addictions, and other mental illnesses. Support is also provided for teens who have thoughts of suicide or self-harming behaviors.
During Your Stay
At Butler Hospital, a team of mental health providers work together to help you return to health.

Treatment programs and activities take place daily on the unit and include a multi-dimensional approach to wellness by combining individual treatment, group therapies, and medications. On a daily basis therapeutic groups such as community meetings, occupational therapy groups, and educational groups about your illness and medications are offered. In addition, activities groups, tutoring for school work, and individual meetings with your treatment team take place to help you regain control of your life and health.

Family Involvement
Your family's involvement, and others who play a significant role in your life, is encouraged. They can be very important to the success of your treatment.

Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently asked questions about the Adolescent Treatment Unit.

Meeting the Needs of Patients
It is not uncommon for people who struggle with psychiatric disorders, such as depression or anxiety to also have an active dependency on alcohol or other drugs. We are prepared to meet the needs of patients who may also require help for substance abuse issues.

  Contact Us
The Adolescent Treatment Unit is located on the 3rd floor of the Delmonico Inpatient Building, unit D3C.

Emergency, evaluations, admissions
(401) 455-6214 or (401) 455-6215

Unit telephone
(401) 455-6470

Visiting Hours
12 - 1 p.m. and 5 - 6:30 p.m.

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Depression is a treatable medical condition, which reflects abnormalities
in brain chemistry, and similar to other illnesses, requires medical treatment.

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