Flushing Hospital's Department of Psychiatry and Addiction Services provides care to patients with mental health disorders or substance abuse issues. The department boasts an Inpatient Psychiatry Unit and Mental Health Clinic. Consultation-Liaison Service is also provided to all inpatient units. The department is staffed with licensed professionals including Psychiatrists, Clinical Psychologists, Clinical Social Workers, Psychiatric Nurses, and Creative Arts Therapists, who are dedicated to providing compassionate care and treatment.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic
The Mental Health Outpatient Clinic services include diagnostic assessment, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, medication management, family counseling, and marital counseling. Services are provided for children, adolescents, adults and seniors. For a prompt appointment or more information, please call the Intake Coordinator at 718-670-5316 or the clinic at 718-670-5562.
Inpatient Psychiatric Services
Our 18-bed voluntary Inpatient Psychiatry Unit provides a safe, pleasant, and therapeutic environment for patient recovery. Services are provided for adults 18 years and older. Highly qualified and multi-disciplinary professionals make up our staff. Our modern treatment modalities include individual and group psychotherapy, marital and family counseling, medication therapy, creative art therapy, ECT when required, and planned discharges and referrals. For more information, call 718-670-4416. For admission, call 718-670-5546.
Consultation / Liaison Service
The Department of Psychiatry provides 24-hour consultation and liaison services on the medical, surgical, geriatric, pediatric and obstetrical units. Referrals are made by the attending physician and phoned in to the department by the nursing staff.