Acute Stabilization Unit

Our Acute Stabilization Unit treats children and adolescents (ages 5-17) who need stabilization due to a situational crisis, or individuals who are exhibiting self-injurious, disruptive, and/or aggressive behaviors or posing a threat to others.

  • An initial assessment will be completed within 24 hours by our multi-disciplinary team comprised of psychiatrists, nurses, and licensed therapists.
  • Patients meet daily with mental health and medical partners and individualized treatment plans are created.
  • In addition to psychiatric care, we provide individual therapy, family therapy, recreation therapy, group therapy, discharge planning, and medication management.
  • Our educational department provides on-site school support.
  • Please contact our Admission Department for questions regarding insurance information or to schedule a no-cost assessment.

Help is Just a Phone Call Away

An Assessment and Referral Specialist is available 24 hours/7 days a week at 706.651.0005.

Physicians are on the medical staff of Lighthouse Care Center, but, with limited exceptions, are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Lighthouse Care Center. The facility shall not be liable for actions or treatments provided by physicians.

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