The La Frontera Psychiatric Health in Tucson AZ is a mental health center located on the western outskirts of Tucson, Arizona. The center is a part of an integrated network of community-based mental health services in Arizona, including Arizona State Mental Health Services and the Southwest Behavioral Healthcare Alliance. The La Frontera Psychiatric Health Center treats the complex needs of people with serious psychiatric illnesses, substance abuse, co-occurring disorders and related disorders. It also serves a population with diverse needs that includes immigrants, the incarcerated, and many others. The Center offers a wide variety of psychiatric services for the public at an affordable price, and it serves individuals from all social, economic and cultural backgrounds.
The services offered by this psychiatric health care center have been recognized as among the finest in the United States. There are two main hospitals in the center. The Tucson Psychiatric Health Center houses seven residential treatment programs. Each residential program provides treatment in a private setting that has been designed to meet the specific needs of each individual patient. A full range of psychiatric services are provided, including medication management and therapy, residential treatment, group and family therapy. Community outreach is also provided, such as counseling, employment assistance and referrals.
The Tucson Psychiatric Health Center also provides outpatient psychiatric services. This is done through both an inpatient and outpatient setting. Inpatient treatment involves more structured care. There are more individual attention, a coordinated clinical team approach and personalized assessments. On the other hand, outpatient services involve a more limited amount of individual attention, but a more comprehensive evaluation of the patient. There are some community support services provided in order to ensure that the patients stay in a safe environment and receive the assistance they need to manage their mental health and to live a productive life. The staff is committed to providing the best possible psychiatric services in order to give each patient the best possible care.