At Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant, our compassionate behavioral health team is here to offer a wide range of treatment options to individuals in need of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care.

To learn more about the behavioral health services we offer, please call (210) 575-8110.

Our 74-bed inpatient psychiatry unit is equipped to treat patients with a wide range of conditions from chemical dependency to schizophrenia. In addition, we provide intensive outpatient services to provide treatment for individuals who are not in crisis but still in need of behavioral health services.

Inpatient psychiatric services

To receive inpatient psychiatric care, individuals must be admitted through the Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant ER. We first provide a crisis evaluation, and if a patient meets the criteria, he or she will be admitted into our inpatient psychiatry unit. Please note that, while we can provide crisis evaluations for children, adolescents and adults at our ER, we only treat adults in our inpatient psychiatry unit.

We provide treatment for the following:

  • Chemical dependency
  • Acute mental illness
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Major depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mood disorders

Inpatient psychiatric unit location

Our inpatient psychiatry unit is located on the fourth and sixth floors of the Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital. It is a locked unit, so please call (210) 575-8146 for specific visitor information and hours.

Outpatient behavioral health services

We also offer outpatient behavioral health services for patients with the following diagnoses:

  • Major depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Chemical dependency
  • Schizoaffective disorder

Intensive outpatient program

Our intensive outpatient program is offered Wed - Sat: 9 a.m. - noon. We also offer a night program Wed, Thurs and Fri: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. and a multifamily education program on Sat: 9 a.m. - noon.

Partial hospitalization program

Our partial hospitalization program is offered Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Outpatient mental health location

Before a patient receives outpatient treatment, he or she must first complete an initial assessment. Please call (210) 575-0509 to reach our outpatient psychiatric clinic to schedule an initial evaluation. Our outpatient behavioral health programs are offered at the following address:

8109 Fredericksburg Rd.
San Antonio, Texas 78229

Behavioral health at Methodist Healthcare

Behavioral health refers to the medical practice of taking care of patients’ mental health care. Mental health care refers to the treatment and care of diseases like depression, anxiety and many more. Treatment often involves some form of psychotherapy.

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