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Proud to be Monmouth and Ocean County's Premier Mental Health and Substance Abuse Provider Since 1974

Meridian Behavioral Health offers the following services:

Addiction Recovery

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Services for adults who need treatment for substance abuse and addiction in an outpatient setting, which include an adult intensive outpatient program, a 16-week DWI educational group, and continuing care for those in recovery. Services are provided in individual, group, and family settings.

Adolescent Intensive

 

Outpatient Groups
Riverview Medical Center

Treatment for adolescents between the ages of 13 and 17 who are experiencing serious emotional and/or behavioral difficulties at home, in school or in the community.

Adult Partial Hospitalization

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Services to adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses who require more assistance than an outpatient service can provide, but less structure than inpatient service entails.

Children's Partial Hospitalization

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Treatment for children ages 7-13 who are experiencing serious emotional, and/or behavioral difficulties at home, in school or in the community.

Children's Specialty Groups

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Various groups for children between the ages of 7 and 12 addressing anger management, coping skills, social skills and self-esteem

Crisis Unit

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Crisis intervention, assessments, linkage and referrals for adults, adolescents, and children experiencing an acute psychiatric emergency.

Inpatient Psychiatric

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

An array of psychiatric, substance abuse, and medical services for patients age 18 years and older who are experiencing an acute exacerbation of a mental illness and require inpatient treatment for stabilization and safety.

Outpatient Mental Health Services

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Services, from short-term, solution-oriented psychotherapy to medication management, in individual, group, couple, and family settings.

Pediatric Psychiatry Collaborative Pilot Program

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

A state funded program that provides support to pediatricians for children with behavioral and emotional health issues.

Therapeutic Nursery

 

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Treatment for children, between ages 3 and 6 who are having difficulties with aggression, impulsivity, disruptive behaviors, and social skills.

Transitional Medication

 

Services and Medication Clinic
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center

Outpatient services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness who are in need of psychiatric evaluation and medication monitoring.

Wellness Resources

    • Mental Health Disorders in Children and Teens

      Mental Health Disorders in Children and Teens

      Many children and adolescents have mental health problems that interfere with their normal development and daily life activities.

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    • Depression Quiz

      Depression Quiz

      Test your knowledge of depression by taking this quiz.

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    • Mental Health - Finding the Help You Need

      Mental Health: Finding the Help You Need

      When your life spins out of control, asking for help is a sign of strength, not weakness.

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