The Medical Unit is staffed by board eligible/certified psychiatrists. The George J. Otlowski, Sr. Center for Mental Health Care is able to provide psychiatric evaluations and medication for individuals with a confirmed, treatable psychiatric condition that are engaged in individual and/or group psychotherapy in one of the other programs at the Center. Education, referrals and some case management services are offered, with the assistance of a case manager and/or our nursing staff. Center staff can help client’s obtain pharmaceutical company assistance to obtain medication if eligible.
For those clients leaving inpatient psychiatric treatment, a priority psychiatric evaluation appointment is provided to assure timely continuation of care.
Medical Unit Hours are:
8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
George J. Otlowski, Sr. Center For Mental Health Care
570 Lee Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861