Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 10/09/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Millcreek of Magee Treatment Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Millcreek of Magee Treatment Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Why Choose Us

At Millcreek of Magee, we are pleased with the reputation we have developed for ourselves through our provision of clinically excellent care within an environment that encourages long-term healing.

Why Choose Us

For more than 30 years, our team of committed staff members has worked endlessly to change the lives of children and adolescents by supplying compassionate, skills-based care that is personalized to address each patient’s needs. By offering services to our patients who are at risk for behavioral, emotional, developmental, or physical concerns, we are afforded the chance to help improve their lives.

The specific conditions that we treat in children and adolescents include the following:

  • Trauma
  • Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD)
  • Intellectual disability
  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Major depressive disorder
  • Psychotic disorder
  • Intermittent explosive disorder (IED)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Child abuse
  • Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder

Exceptional Staff

We feel that the groundwork for quality care can only be laid by the hands who provide it. To this end, we are extremely proud of our team of professionals who have made it their primary goal to better the lives of each and every patient who walks through our doors looking for care. Our team of professionals consists of the following:

  • Child and adolescent psychiatrist
  • Family practice medical doctor
  • Psychiatric nurse practitioner
  • Social workers
  • Registered nurses
  • Licensed practical nurses
  • Teachers
  • Intellectual disability professionals

Comprehensive Programming

Realizing that each individual who comes to us for treatment has his or her own specific set of needs, strengths, concerns, and skills, we ensure that all treatment plans are entirely tailored so that each patient obtains the well-rounded care that is deserved.

To determine the most appropriate level of treatment, all families and children will be supplied with a thorough evaluation to help pinpoint the exact needs and concerns that will be addressed during the patient’s time in treatment. At the time of the evaluation, it will also be determined which level of care will be most effective in helping the patient obtain his or her treatment goals.

The levels of care provided at Millcreek of Magee include the following:

  • Residential treatment
  • Day treatment
  • Intermediate care facilities
  • Therapeutic group homes

Unique Therapies

Different from other kinds of treatment centers who serve the child and adolescent population, we at Millcreek of Magee supply a multitude of specialized therapeutic services that are capable of giving children the most holistic treatment approach. Depending on the patient’s needs, he or she will be able to benefit from the following services:

  • Individual therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • TEACCH Method
  • Recreation therapy
  • Anger management
  • Development of coping skills
  • Music therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Language/speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Experiential therapy

Learn More

At Millcreek of Magee, we have admissions counselors on hand 24/7 to take your calls, answer your questions, and get your loved one on the road to recovery. We understand how challenging it can be to have a young person who is struggling with serious mental health conditions, which is why we are here to help. Do not wait any longer. Reach out to us right now.