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La Casa Mental Health Rehabilitation Center (MHRC)

 

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6060 Paramount Blvd.
Long Beach, California  90805
562-634-9534
562-634-8354 FAX

 

Inpatient Nonacute Spectrum Key La Casa Mental Health Rehabilitation Center (MHRC), operated by Telecare Corporation, is a 190-bed program providing assistance to adults with serious mental illness. La Casa offers evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation for individuals who would otherwise be in a state hospital or acute care facility.

In 1988, Telecare opened La Casa MHRC in Norwalk, California and in 1997, our program moved to a spacious nine-acre site, featuring a full-size gym and swimming pool.

Treatment at La Casa is based on the philosophy that, regardless of the degree of impairment, all individuals have the potential to achieve valued roles and make choices about living, learning, and working.

La Casa MHRC Program Description 2012Click to downloadJust the Basics

Beds: 190
Population Served: Adults with serious mental illness
Funded by: Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Services and Supports

A multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals prepares a treatment plan with each individual. A wide range of treatment approaches allows individuals to explore their potential and to work toward their personal recovery goals. La Casa provides training in social skills and community living, along with therapeutic and activity groups.

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Referral Process

All referrals are made through the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health.

Admission Criteria

Clients must be 18 or older and have a serious mental illness. All La Casa clients have a history of acute psychiatric hospitalization. Los Angeles clients have been evaluated and treated at a state hospital or county acute inpatient unit immediately prior to referral to La Casa. Admissions are arranged through the Los Angeles County Wide Resource Unit.

Contacting A Family Member

Family Members can be reached by contacting the Director of Social Services. Please call 562-634-9534.

What Makes Us Different

La Casa MHRC is known for working with individuals with very complex needs. We provide a rich degree of services and a very welcoming environment. La Casa is the only Mental Health Rehabilitation Center in Los Angeles County.

At La Casa, we hold many events and celebrations recognizing client achievements, cultural events, and holidays, as well as family support meetings.

About Telecare

Founded in 1965, Telecare is one of the nation's largest family - and employee-owned, providers of adult mental health services to county and state governments, and behavioral health organizations. With over 2,400 employees and over 60 programs in multiple states, Telecare provides a full range of services and supports to individuals with serious mental illness. Telecare delivers eight major categories of services, as well as innovative programs tailored to individuals with co-occurring issues such as homelessness, substance abuse, developmental disabilities, or involvement in the forensic system. 

 

 

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