Saint Joseph's Medical Center’s Department of Psychiatry provides comprehensive outpatient and inpatient mental health services, addiction treatment programs and crisis services at its campuses in Yonkers and Harrison, New York; outpatient services at several sites in Westchester County; and residential services in four boroughs of New York City and in Westchester. With its St. Vincent's Hospital Westchester division, Saint Joseph's is one of the largest behavioral health services providers in New York State.
At its Yonkers campus, Saint Joseph’s has a 29-bed inpatient psychiatric unit, which provides a comprehensive treatment program for adults with acute psychiatric symptoms who need hospitalization. An intermediate length of stay unit provides therapeutic and psychiatric services for adults. Click here for more information.
Admission to either unit can be voluntary or involuntary. Many patients requiring inpatient psychiatric hospitalization are admitted through the Emergency Department, which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for psychiatric evaluation. Click here for more information.
For those experiencing a mental health crisis, Saint Joseph's also offers a Crisis Prevention and Response Team, which can provide assessment, crisis intervention, supportive counseling, linkages to services and follow up. Click here for more information.
For information about Saint Joseph's outpatient addiction recovery programs, click here.
For information about Saint Joseph's outpatient mental health clinic, click here.