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We care for patients with schizophrenia in a variety of settings: inpatient, partial hospitalization (day hospital), and a number of outpatient options at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
Our clinical program operates a ten-bed inpatient unit at the Johns Hopkins Hospital for patients who are acutely ill and need 24-hour supervised care for their safety and to initiate treatment. A full range of evaluative and treatment services are available as necessary for comprehensive individualized care. Learn more about a comprehensive inpatient evaluation.
For patients who do not need 24-hour inpatient care, treatment can be provided in our Schizophrenia Day Hospital. Patients can enter the Day Hospital from any inpatient unit or from outpatient treatment. The Day Hospital is operated from 8 am to 8 pm, seven days a week at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Treatment is based on a medical model, with supervision by nurses with expertise in schizophrenia, group education and support activities, and daily assessments by an attending psychiatrist. The Day Hospital will provide door-to-door transportation for individuals in Baltimore. Housing is available without cost for as many as four patients who live farther away, or who need temporary housing during treatment in the day hospital.
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EPIC provides ongoing treatment at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for adolescents and young adults with recent onset of schizophrenia or a related psychotic disorder, or who are at risk for developing one of these disorders. Treatment includes weekly therapy, medicine management, and coordination with schools, pediatricians, neuropscyhologists, and rehabilitation programs. The clinic also offers consultations and second opinions. Download brochure| Learn More
The Adult Schizophrenia Clinic provides on-going care for adults with schizophrenia who are also interested in occasionally participating in research studies. The clinic is located at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Treatment includes detailed assessments of symptoms and social concerns, psychotherapy, and medicine management. Our goal is to help individuals with schizophrenia maximize their function while developing and pursuing life goals. Download brochure | Learn more
Clozapine is the treatment of choice for patients with schizophrenia whose symptoms have not responded to other antipsychotic treatments. We are a specialized outpatient treatment program that provides comprehensive mental health services for adults that are currently being prescribed Clozapine or would like to be started on Clozapine. We are experienced in all aspects of Clozapine treatment, including initiating Clozapine in the outpatient setting. Learn more
To make an outpatient appointment or to get more information call 410-955-5212