Behavioral Health

Offering comprehensive mental health services for the entire community.

The Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. Center for Behavioral Health is housed in a beautifully constructed and contemporary facility featuring 12 private patient rooms and an outdoor recreational space on the beautiful, sprawling Wasserman Campus in Woodland Hills.

INPATIENT GERIATRIC SERVICES

The Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. Center for Behavioral Health has been designed aesthetically and functionally to meet the unique mental healthcare needs of older adults, and is available to the community at large, as well as for the entertainment community.

We provide inpatient services and treat such conditions as:

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia/Alzheimer’s with behavioral disturbances
  • Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • PTSD
  • Psychosis

“Psychiatry at its best is what all medicine needs more of humanity, art, listening, and empathy… Medicine in general, and psychiatry in particular, is as mysterious and soulful as it is scientific.”

– SUSAN CAHALA

Author of the memoir Brain on Fire

“Psychiatry at its best is what all medicine needs more of humanity, art, listening, and empathy… Medicine in general, and psychiatry in particular, is as mysterious and soulful as it is scientific.”

– SUSAN CAHALA

Author of the memoir Brain on Fire

DESIGNED FOR INDIVIDUAL NEEDS

The Center utilizes an individualized interdisciplinary approach, inviting patients and families to be integral contributors to each treatment plan. The staff partners with patients and families to rapidly relieve symptoms, optimize functional status, and develop aftercare plans to continue the healing process. Recovery is facilitated by a dedicated team including a psychiatrist; internist; nursing staff; social worker; and recreation therapy staff to meet comprehensive individualized goals.

Patients will receive:

  • Medical Consultation
  • Daily Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Group Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Case Management
  • Recreational Therapy Services
  • Spiritual Counseling
  • Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy
  • Dietary Services

Dr. Dawn Lewis PhD, MSN, RN
Director of Center for Behavioral Health

Oversees staff and care for our Behavioral Health residents. Assists in ensuring our geriatric population is receiving high quality, holistic mental care.

Dawn.Lewis@MPTF.com