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Adult Unit


The Adult Unit of the Outpatient Mental Health Center provides the following services: 

  • Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Individual, Family and Group Therapy
  • Medication Evaluation
  • Medication Monitoring
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Mobile Treatment Services
  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Therapeutic Injections
  • Walk-in Services Monday through Friday, 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.

All of the therapists/counselors are licensed professionals who have received extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Group therapies include: Anxiety Group, Impulse Control Group, Co-Dependency Group, Dual Diagnosis, Illness Awareness, Mind-Body-Spirit, and Women's Support Group, among others. The Adult Unit is open five days a week, including four days with evening hours.

There is a licensed therapist and doctor on site five days per week.

One specialty service provided is the Intensive Outpatient Program. This program provides intensive services in a highly structured and supervised setting. Group therapy includes such topics as anxiety, co-dependency, medication education, family issues, stress management, dual diagnosis, anger issues, discharge planning and daily living, among others. The program runs four to five days a week for three hours per day. A staff psychiatrist is on site for consultation and medication monitoring. Transportation is provided from several points in the community.         

Mobile Treatment Services provides in-home services to residents in the community who are either unable or unwilling to access traditional mental health services in the Outpatient Center. A registered nurse and licensed therapist meet with the participant weekly in their home or other designated location. Services include individual and/or family therapy, medication monitoring, health assessments, and linkage with other agencies or services in the community.

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Allegany County Health Department
12501-12503 Willowbrook Road
PO Box 1745
Cumberland, Maryland 21501-1745
(301) 759-5000
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