UPMC Altoona Behavioral Health Services620 Howard Avenue
Altoona, PA 16601
UPMC Altoona provides a wide array of treatment types and services. You can see them all here or if you are interested in specific services, you can click one of the filter buttons above.
Type of care refers to the primary types of care that UPMC Altoona provides. These are generally the main focuses of care that UPMC Altoona provides.
Service Setting tells you what kind of treatment environments are provided for care. These generally range from inpatient (individual stays at the treatment facility), outpatient (individual goes to the treatment center at specified times but returns home each day) and many others. UPMC Altoona provides the following service settings:
The treatment approaches provided by UPMC Altoona are the main treatment methods that UPMC Altoona provides. It is important to understand the different types of treatment approaches as they vary in methodology and application. A good example that many people are familiar with would be the 12 step approach such as AA. Other familiar approaches are cognitive behavior therapy or group therapy.
Special programs are more specific types of care offered by UPMC Altoona. They can be focused on age groups such as seniors or adolescents, or groups of individuals such as LGBTQ or Veterans. Special programs allow UPMC Altoona to provide unique types of care to a wide array of individuals.
Type of Care:Mental Health Treatment
Service Setting:Inpatient Drug Rehab
Treatment Approaches:Individual Psychotherapy Group Therapy Cognitive/behavior Therapy Dialectical Behavior Therapy Behavior Modification Dual Diagnosis Drug Rehab Trauma Therapy Activity Therapy Telemedicine Therapy
Special Programs:Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders Seniors Or Older Adults Persons With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)