Men suffering from mental illness and chemical dependency often face additional stigma when it comes to seeking help. Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital offers a specialized adult male unit focused on meeting the unique needs of this population. The treatment team works with patients and their families to develop an individualized treatment plan with interventions including medication management, group therapy, and aftercare planning.
Patients in this unit are provided with a safe space to speak openly about their own experiences, share their emotions and learn new skills for their future.
Primary issues addressed in the adult male unit include:
Relationship and family conflict
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Key facts surrounding men and mental health:
Men have the highest rate of suicide completion in the United States, accounting for 79% of all suicides.
Men are 4x more likely than women to complete suicide.
Suicide is the 7th leading cause of death among males.
Gay males are at a higher risk for suicide and are more likely to develop mental health disorders than heterosexual men.
Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital recognizes the unique barriers many people face when seeking mental health and chemical dependency services. Our clinical team is dedicated to achieving positive outcomes through providing coordinated, expert care, specific to your treatment needs.
Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital provides free confidential assessments 24/7 to help individuals decide the most appropriate course of treatment.