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Acute Community Service

Belmont Private Hospital's Acute Community Service is a community mental health service that comes to the home. 

This is a mental health home visit service supported by mental health nursing and allied health staff requested by a Belmont Private Hospital treating Psychiatrist. It can be an alternative to a hospital admission or a part of the discharge plan from a hospital admission.

Services provided include:

  • Psychoeducation
  • Relapse prevention planning

  • Skills training in management of symptoms and medication

  • Exposure therapy

  • Brief therapeutic interventions

  • Occupational therapy assessment for the home environment

  • Exercise physiology transition of hospital exercise plan to the community

  • Social work assistance with financial, legal and housing issues

  • Vocational support

  • Community engagement

Acute Community Service is available Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm.