For more information, call 434.200.4444 or 800.947.5442

Adult Psychiatric Program

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Adult Psychiatric Program

Centra's Adult Psychiatric Program provides personalized treatment to adults 18-64 who are in crisis and in need of immediate stabilization.  Short-term (four to seven days) psychiatric treatment in a safe and therapeutic inpatient setting specifically designed to meet the unique needs of this population.  

Our clinical team provides skilled and empathetic care to the individual patient while addressing the full spectrum of mental health needs. Our inpatient unit in the heart of the Virginia Baptist Hospital supports a compassionate approach to psychiatric care in the hospital setting.

Our mission

The total well being of our patients is our first concern.  Our inpatient unit offers increasing levels of stabilization and treatment in a secure environment.  Our intensive program is designed to lead our patients to a more optimal level of mental health and personal functioning.

Conditions we treat
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Other acute/chronic psychiatric conditions
Services we provide
  • Psychiatric evaluation and treatment
  • Medical evaluation
  • Group/recreational activities
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Electroconvulsive therapy
  • Milieu therapy
  • Family relationship counseling
  • Pastoral counseling
  • Discharge planning



Please call  434.200.4444 or 800.947.5442 24 hours a day/7 days a week to refer your patient.   

Thank you for referring to Centra.

Centra's Mental Health Services offers a full continuum of care for a range of psychiatric illnesses. We encourage you to learn about our levels of care with all our services by visiting our main web page.  

At a glance

At a glance
At a glance
Level of care   Length of Stay Age Group
Inpatient   4-7 days 18-64