For those suffering from serious psychiatric illnesses, and especially those at risk of harming themselves or others, NewYork-Presbyterian has several inpatient adult general psychiatry units at NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Division and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Our multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals provides intensive care to patients living with a variety of psychiatric disorders, such as:
- Borderline personality disorder
- Eating disorders
- Major depression
NewYork Presbyterian Westchester Division
Weill Cornell Psychiatry at NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester offers inpatient treatment to adults for the full spectrum of psychiatric illnesses, including general psychiatry, addiction recovery, eating disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, personality disorders and neuropsychological concerns. Reflecting the latest advances in psychiatric treatment, clinical programs are offered at many levels of care, depending on individual needs and severity of illness.
Inpatient units include:
- The Outlook at Westchester. A therapeutic inpatient setting is focusing on recovery for females and males with eating disorders.
- The Haven at Westchester. A hotel-like amenities unit that offers gracious accommodations and personalized services that enhance the recovery experience.
NewYork Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Located on the campus of NewYork-Prebyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center on Manhattan's Upper East Side, NYP/Weill Cornell continues its rich tradition of excellence and innovation as an important program of Weill Cornell Psychiatry.
Using the latest advances in therapy and medication, patients receive expert evaluation and treatment across all levels of care including inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospitalization. A 32-bed inpatient unit provides acute care and symptom stabilization for adults 18 years of age and over.
For those not requiring an inpatient stay, partial hospital, continuing day treatment, and outpatient care is available for people with a wide range of diagnoses, including affective, anxiety, and psychiatric disorders.
Patients can access emergency evaluation and care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, through Payne Whitney's Psychiatric Emergency Room, while its Central Evaluation Service offers diagnostic assessments. A new Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) opened in Spring of 2015 offering a range of services – acute emergency treatment, extended observation care and crisis response services.
Appointments & Referrals
Our inpatient and outpatient programs are run by highly skilled psychiatrists and psychologists with sub-specialty training in areas ranging from addiction to sleep disorders. To learn more about our inpatient services or to be admitted for inpatient treatment, please call 888-694-5700. To learn more about our outpatient services or to find a psychiatrist, please call 877-NYP-WELL.
Please note, if this is an emergency, please dial 9-1-1 or visit your local emergency department. For free and confidential support from trained mental health professionals, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or NYC Well at 888-NYC-WELL (888-692-9355).
Refer A Patient
At NewYork-Presbyterian, we treat a diverse patient population. Clinicians in private practice or at other hospitals are welcome to refer their patient to NewYork-Presbyterian. Please call 888-694-5700 to arrange a referral.