Behavioral Health - Crozer-Keystone Health System - PA

Behavioral Health

Crozer-Keystone Health System employs Delaware County’s largest staff of board-certified and board-eligible psychiatrists. We offer a comprehensive range of services in the areas of mental health and substance abuse, including emergency care, outpatient counseling and inpatient psychiatric treatment.

In addition to individualized treatment consisting of psychotherapy and pharmacologic intervention when indicated, Crozer-Keystone provides a supportive, patient-centered style of care – quiet, nurturing and completely confidential. The team will work with you to find a solution that will help you feel better.

Conditions Treated

Our experienced, well-respected providers deliver comprehensive physical and emotional diagnosis and treatment for a range of issues, including:

  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD): AD/HD is characterized by inattention, impulsivity and, in some cases, hyperactivity.
  • Depression: Depression is a serious medical illness marked by mood, cognitive and physical symptoms.
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): GAD is characterized by persistent and excessive worry about a number of different things.
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD): OCD is a common anxiety disorder that causes unreasonable thoughts, fears or worries.
  • Panic Disorder: Panic disorder causes bouts of overwhelming fear when there is no specific cause for the fear.
  • Personality Disorders: Personality disorders are a group of mental illnesses that involve long-term patterns of thoughts and behaviors that are unhealthy and inflexible.
  • Phobias: A phobia is an uncontrollable, irrational and persistent fear of a specific object, situation or activity.
  • Postpartum Depression: Postpartum depression is a serious and longer-lasting depression that can start one to three weeks after delivery.
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD): PTSD is a serious mental health condition that can develop after an adult or child experience or witness a traumatic or terrifying event.
  • Substance Abuse and Addiction: Substance abuse and addiction are long-lasting diseases and not a matter of choice. Continued drug or alcohol use may change the way your brain functions, making you feel dependent on these substances.
  • Suicidal Behavior: Suicidal behavior is a preoccupation or act that is focused on causing one's own death voluntarily.

Programs and Services

Mental Health

Psychotherapy

Talking to a psychiatrist, psychologist or social worker can help you cope with feelings of anxiety, despair or anger and work toward real solutions.

Psychiatric Medication Management

Medication is frequently used alone or in conjunction with other services like therapy to stabilize and/or eliminate the symptoms that accompany psychiatric disorders.

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

We offer a wide range of treatment approaches to help children and teens cope with their feelings, emotions and behavioral concerns.

Women’s Behavioral Health

Crozer-Keystone's Women’s Behavioral Health Program provides behavioral health services to women 16 and over in an outpatient setting.

Geriatric Behavioral Health

Treatment of psychiatric disorders in older adults is complex, as multiple factors interact to affect health status.

Couple’s Counseling

Couples’ counseling is a type of psychotherapy that helps couples of all kinds recognize and resolve conflicts to improve their relationships.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

DBT is a type of treatment developed specifically to help people deal with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).

Illness Management and Recovery (IMR)

IMR is a service that provides information, support and skills to help consumers manage their mental illness and move forward in their own recovery process.

Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Psychiatric Rehabilitation helps those with functional disabilities from mental illness to develop, enhance and/or retain psychiatric stability, social competencies, personal adjustment and/or independent living competencies.

Substance Abuse and Addiction

Substance Abuse Counseling

The Crozer-Keystone Health System Recovery Center is committed to delivering high quality, comprehensive professional services to all people who are suffering from the disease of addiction and associated behaviors, including co-occurring disorders.

Detoxification

Detoxification is the process of caring for and monitoring a patient as the alcohol or drugs leave their body. Inpatient or residential detox is typically recommended to safely help patients avoid relapse in a medical setting.

Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

Our inpatient rehabilitation program is tailored to your personal situation, including the substances you’re abusing, your medical history or other issues such as mental health problems or pregnancy.

Methadone Treatment Program

In addition to treating the physical symptoms associated with opiate withdrawal, we offer treatment for the emotional and behavioral symptoms of substance dependence as well.

Treating Opioid Use Disorder

Crozer-Keystone helps Delaware County residents suffering from opioid use disorder find and access the recovery treatment they need.

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

If an expectant mother uses opiate or narcotic drugs for any reason, the baby can become physically dependent and will go through withdrawal at birth.

Crisis Services

Crozer-Keystone Health System provides intervention to children, adolescents and adults who are experiencing behavioral disturbances such as suicidal ideations, homicidal ideations, psychosis, depression or anxiety.

You can also call our 24-hour crisis hotline at (610) 447-7600 to speak with professional clinicians at the Crisis Center for immediate, confidential support.

Case Management

Case management is designed to ensure that individuals with serious and persistent behavioral health concerns have access to support that will enable them to live in the community in a safe, stable and healthy manner.