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Geriatric Behavioral Health

The issues affecting seniors are uniquely challenging. Declining physical ability, loss of loved ones and isolation can lead to depression, anxiety and other issues. But problems like these are not normal at any age.

New Beginnings treatment fosters true healing. Our goal is to help patients safely return to their optimal style of living. Allow us to partner with you in making the future brighter for you and your loved one.


Depressed Mood
Unresolved Grief
Anxiety, Nervousness
Isolation or Loneliness
Difficulty Coping with Health/Physical Changes
Difficulty concentrating
Sleep or Appetite Changes
Feelings of Hopelessness or Helplessness
Low Self-Esteem
Personality Changes


Confidential treatment
Group, individual, family therapy and medication management for behavioral health diagnosis
A noon meal during the day
Coordination of patient's care with Primary Care Physician
6 - 12 week OUTPATIENT program ( 2-4 days per week)
Transportation available


Medical Director / Psychiatrist
Program Director
Primary Therapist

For further information for you or a loved one, please contact us at 618-524-7370.

Minutes and Agendas

Minutes and Agendas

Since welcoming our first patient in the spring of 1956, our patient care has been guided by our belief that healthcare should be delivered using state-of-the-art technology and procedures, as well as regard for the human spirit.

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We hope you will continue choosing Massac Memorial Hospital.

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