Assessment & Referral Center

admissionsWhen you or a loved one faces mental health or chemical dependency issues, Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center is there to help. Our assessment and referral center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide confidential, no-cost assessments. No appointment or referral is needed. Please call 757-627-LIFE to initiate the process or receive more information.

The assessment and referral center is staffed by social workers, nurses and counselors who work as a team to determine the appropriate treatment option for each patient. Whether answering questions or performing face-to-face assessments, our assessment staff provides immediate access to confidential behavioral healthcare services.

Components of Confidential Assessments

  • Evaluation of the presenting problem
  • Mental health and chemical dependency history
  • Current mental status examination
  • Safety assessment
  • Level of care determination
  • Plan of action (includes referrals for ongoing support)

24/7 Mobile Assessments

Our mobile assessment team sends clinicians to local hospitals, emergency rooms, medical offices, schools and businesses as needed for on-site crisis evaluations, outpatient referrals and admission services. Mobile assessment services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Insurance Coverage

We accept most insurance plans, including HMOs, PPOs, Medicare and TRICARE®, to provide quality behavioral healthcare to as many patients as possible. Assessment staff members can help patients with insurance pre-certification and authorization from health benefit providers. Self-pay is also an available payment option.

Assessment & Referral Center

admissions

When you or a loved one faces mental health or chemical dependency issues, Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center is there to help. Our assessment and referral center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide confidential, no-cost assessments. No appointment or referral is needed. Please call 757-627-LIFE to initiate the process or receive more information.

The assessment and referral center is staffed by social workers, nurses and counselors who work as a team to determine the appropriate treatment option for each patient. Whether answering questions or performing face-to-face assessments, our assessment staff provides immediate access to confidential behavioral healthcare services.

Components of Confidential Assessments

  • Evaluation of the presenting problem
  • Mental health and chemical dependency history
  • Current mental status examination
  • Safety assessment
  • Level of care determination
  • Plan of action (includes referrals for ongoing support)

24/7 Mobile Assessments

Our mobile assessment team sends clinicians to local hospitals, emergency rooms, medical offices, schools and businesses as needed for on-site crisis evaluations, outpatient referrals and admission services. Mobile assessment services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Insurance Coverage

We accept most insurance plans, including HMOs, PPOs, Medicare and TRICARE®, to provide quality behavioral healthcare to as many patients as possible. Assessment staff members can help patients with insurance pre-certification and authorization from health benefit providers. Self-pay is also an available payment option.

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Here for You 24/7

We’re available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide a no-cost mental health assessment for you or your loved one. Call us at 757-627-LIFE, visit our facility, or message us to get started. In the case of a medical emergency or crisis, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

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Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.