AIA: A new era dawns in behavioral health design

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The American Institute of Architects, March 18, 2019 — Departing from the institutionalized care of the past, architects are designing behavioral health hospitals, clinics, and specialized environments that better reflect the needs of patients and staff. Erin Sharp Newton has spent years designing buildings in cities around the globe, always with a focus on how her work… continue reading »

The State of Mental Health in America

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Mental Health America recently released its latest report on the state of mental health in America. We’ve included some of their key findings in the following. Read the full report here. Over 44 million American adults have a mental health condition. Since the release of the first State of Mental Health in America report (2015),… continue reading »

SUN Behavioral Health open to take patients

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GEORGETOWN, Del. – Help is here in Sussex County as a new facility is open to help mental health and substance use disorders. The Georgetown location for SUN Behavioral Health has been under construction for over a year and gives the community something it’s been asking for, which is a 90-bed psychiatric hospital. They are… continue reading »

SUN Behavioral Hospital Opens in Georgetown

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Hundreds were on hand for the mental health hospital’s ribbon cutting in Georgetown on Monday afternoon, including elected officials from Sussex County and Gov. John Carney. The hospital will begin seeing patients at noon on Tuesday, offering customized treatment for those struggling with mental health issues or substance use disorders. Read more…

SUN Behavioral Health ribbon cutting

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Scenes from the Oct. 1 ribbon cutting and open house for SUN Behavioral Delaware, in Georgetown. SUN Behavioral Delaware is a 90-bed psychiatric hospital that will provide a full continuum of specialized care, including inpatient and day hospital services for those suffering from mental health illness and substance use disorders. SUN Behavioral Delaware offers specialized… continue reading »