Whether the diagnosis is biochemical, social, psychological or a combination, a treatment plan is customized for the individual.
The doctor, nurse, social worker, activity therapist and individual therapist all work together to help the adult with counseling, medication and activity therapy. The team meets regularly with the patient to evaluate the patient’s progress and to formulate the plan for discharge.
The treatment plan for adults may include
- Panic attack
- Anger management
When continuing support is needed, referral to other professionals or agencies within the community is arranged.
Due to the aging process, seniors may have special problems that younger adults do not encounter. A treatment plan for a senior is designed to cope with their unique mental and emotional needs.