Adolescent Unit

Adolescent Unit

A self-explanatory term for a ward or part thereof in which the beds are used exclusively for the care of adolescents.
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TBHF's grant of $311,459 to the hospital has supported the development of a Child and Adolescent Unit, which offers therapy sessions to a large segment of patients, as well as funded the construction of a day-care centre for children with autism.
A criminal investigation into reports of abuse of young patients at Hill End Hospital Adolescent Unit in St Albans, Hertfordshire, has been launched, Hertfordshire Constabulary said.
Young people struggling with serious mental health issues in Glasgow are referred to the Adolescent Unit at Stobhill Hospital - little more than a holding pen which offers no meaningful therapy.
Jason, 53, provides meals for patients at Colwyn Bay Hospital while 43-year-old Zoltan cooks for teenagers at Abergele Hospital's adolescent unit.
However, it took almost 40 years from the paper s call for the development of a specific AM field before the first adolescent unit opened.
The original patient clusters of 20 to 24 beds were compressed into five 19-bed units (2 adult, 2 gero-psychiatric and 1 women's) and one 20-bed adolescent unit.
Feversham accepted youngsters from local authorities across the region, including Newcastle, Gateshead and Northumberland, and after the adolescent unit closed in the summer of 1995, catered only for five to 13-year-olds.
In 1983 the division assumed responsibility for the psychiatric needs of patients at Sonstraal Adolescent Unit for behaviourally disturbed children at Valkenberg and for the psychiatric care of patients under 22 years of age at Alexander Care and Rehabilitation Centre.
The aim of the study was to determine the profile of stress factors that led to the development of mental disorders in children and adolescents referred to the Child and Adolescent Unit of the Free State Psychiatric Complex (FSPC) in Bloemfontein from January 2006 to December 2007.
The incidents took place in November 2006 at the Oakham House Adolescent Unit in Leicester.
The Allen Ward at the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children is to close for major refurbishment at Christmas, but some parents and the Cystic Fibrosis Trust believe private rooms in the ward's Cherry Tree Adolescent Unit could be lost.
LaCroix painted four murals, including a seascape and a magical rain forest, directly on the walls of the Adolescent Unit at Westboro State Hospital.
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