Mental health disorders are real and far more common than many people realize. It is estimated that roughly 1 in 5 adults in the United States experience some form of mental illness every year. Fortunately, mental health disorders are treatable, and there is help available for those who struggle with these conditions.
When to Seek Help
The following are common signs that you may be developing or are currently struggling with a mental disorder. If you notice any of these signs, you may wish to talk to a medical professional.
- Confused thinking
- Social withdrawal
- Strong feelings of anger
- Delusions or hallucinations
- Numerous unexplained physical ailments
- Suicidal thoughts
- Substance abuse
Find Help Through Self-Referral
You have already done the hardest thing by taking the first step in recognizing you have a problem and seeking help with your mental health issues and/or addiction. This is a great accomplishment that requires strength and courage. Know that you are not alone and there is help available for you.
The next step in finding help is to make a mental health self-referral. Bakersfield Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is committed to making a difference through our various mental health services. We’ve designed our admissions process to be as simple as possible so you can find the help you are looking for.
Our admissions process begins with a free and confidential assessment with an in-person meeting with one of our clinical professionals. This assessment will allow the professional to better understand your feelings about your condition and better enable them to determine which treatment your condition requires.
Contact Us Today
If you are looking to make a mental health self-referral, please do not hesitate in contacting us today to schedule your assessment. Feel free to also contact us about any questions you may have about our facility and services.