The Geriatric Behavioral Health Program at Baptist Health-Little Rock and Senior Care at Baptist Health-Fort Smith provide treatment for adults age 55 and older struggling with problems such as depression, dementia and behavioral changes through an advanced inpatient program.
Each of our inpatient geriatric psychiatry programs offer a safe, comfortable environment for patients, supported by group activities, recreational therapy, spiritual enrichment and more led by professional staff. Family involvement also plays a key role in maintaining mental health for seniors, and we encourage visitation during designated times.
Referrals for the Geriatric Behavioral Health Program in Little Rock and Senior Care Behavioral Health in Fort Smith may be made by anyone close to the person who needs treatment, including a family member, primary care physician, nursing home staff, pastor, friend or neighbor. Once a person is referred, a professional assessment of need will be arranged.
For more information regarding the inpatient geriatric psychiatry programs in Little Rock and Fort Smith, call the Behavioral Services Call Center at 501-202-7006.