Aria Home Health, Inc.

Aria Home Health, Inc.


Call Us:
(214) 366-1026


Toll Free:
(800) 405-1184


Email:
info@ariahomehealth.com

Mental Health

The Mental Health Program of ARIA HOME HEALTH, INC., working together with the physician, hospital or clinic, patient and families, will provide assessments and interventions that will assist in restoring the patient to a pre-crisis level of functioning, mobilizing, or strengthening self-care skills, and strengthening the defenses and integrative capacities that have been impaired by the crisis through:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Evaluation of coping and self-care skills
  • Supportive counseling
  • Assessment of medical and mental status
  • Relaxation/stress reduction techniques
  • Visualization techniques
  • Assertive skills training
  • Life review of elderly to stimulate memory
  • Cognitive therapy

A patient may be referred to the Mental Health Program if they meet the homebound criteria, and they are experiencing an acute exacerbation of psychiatric illness or a crisis, are exhibiting anxiety, depression, grief, thought disorders dementia or other organic brain syndromes. Also appropriate for referral would be those patients exhibiting suicidal ideation or substance abuse, provided they can be safely treated in the home environment. Other problems that may require interventions in the home are malnutrition, dehydration, non-compliance with the medical treatment plan, pain control, sleep disorder, or "failure to thrive".

For more information on our Mental Health Program, please contact us.