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Behavioral Health

Counselor with patient

If you or someone you care about is struggling with mental health issues, our professionals can help. At Rutland Regional Behavioral Health, we understand that stress, anxiety and other behavioral health problems can affect your relationships, your ability to perform daily activities and your overall health. That’s why we offer inpatient and outpatient treatment options to help you cope.

We provide comprehensive mental and behavioral health services, from individual and group therapy to acute inpatient care. If you need help, you can count on us to develop a treatment plan that addresses your specific needs. Your treatment may include:

  • Psychiatric treatment
  • Psychotherapy sessions
  • Group therapy in a structured setting
  • Medication therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Support group meetings
  • Relapse prevention
  • Inpatient care
  • Outpatient therapeutic services

Conditions We Treat

We use the latest therapies to treat a variety of conditions, including:

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Personality disorder
  • Depression
  • Substance abuse
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Childhood behavior problems
  • Suicidal thoughts or behavior
  • Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Attention deficit disorder (ADD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Disorders resulting from traumatic brain injury

Acute Care Services

We accept acute-care referrals from physicians, emergency rooms and mental health professionals 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Caring and compassionate behavioral health specialists staff our locked, 16-bed Psychiatric Services Inpatient Unit (PSIU) and are able to stabilize and treat patients who are experiencing mental health crises.

Substance Abuse & Detox

We offer treatment for patients suffering from addiction, including a specialized program called Coordinated Care for Families in Recovery that is designed especially for pregnant women with substance abuse issues.

Outpatient Care

Rutland Regional Behavioral Health offers convenient, comprehensive outpatient psychiatric and psychotherapy evaluation and treatment.

Your Psychiatric & Behavioral Health Team

Our team includes experienced healthcare professionals overseen by our board-certified psychiatrists. We work together to provide you with a comprehensive, personalized treatment plan to address your specific needs. Our team members include:


Our board-certified psychiatrists are physicians who specialize in diagnosing and treating mental illness. Our specialists are highly trained to provide complete psychiatric assessment, medication therapy and evaluation, and psychotherapy.


Our neuropsychiatrists are board-certified physicians who specialize in managing the mental health needs of patients with neurologically based disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, epilepsy and traumatic brain injury.


Our psychologists are medical experts who specialize in the mind and human behavior. Our specialists provide psychological testing, assessment and therapy.

Advanced practice nurses (APN)

Our APNs have received specialized training to provide complete care for patients with behavioral and mental health conditions. APNs are licensed to prescribe psychiatric medications.

Psychiatric nurses

Our registered nurses specialize in caring for patients with behavioral and mental health conditions. They administer medications, provide education and encouragement, assess patient progress and perform other daily care duties.

Social workers

Our compassionate social workers help patients and their families cope with the physical, emotional and social challenges that can accompany many behavioral and mental health conditions. They work closely with patients to improve overall well-being and interpersonal relationships, promote independent functioning, and assist with relapse prevention plans.

Occupational therapists

Our occupational therapists help patients learn or relearn essential daily living skills to improve their ability to function at home, school and work. They also teach patients how to perform special exercises and activities to improve their physical or emotional behavior.

Discharge planner/case manager

Our discharge planners and case managers help coordinate care with other providers and connect patients and families with community resources and aftercare services.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)


RUTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER160 Allen Street, Rutland, VT 05701802.775.7111

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