Mental Health Services

The Michigan Visiting Nurses Mental Health Program can assist patients with psychiatric disorders to live in a safe and supportive environment.

Our in-home services include:

  • Home environment and patient safety evaluations
  • Reintegration of a psychiatric patient discharged into the home environment
  • Coordination of care with the psychiatrist, primary care physician, specialist physicians, community agencies, family and patient
  • Assessment and monitoring of psychiatric symptoms and current stressors
  • Medication assessment and education
  • Supportive counseling to the patient, caregivers and family
  • Education of disease processes, symptom management, and relapse prevention
  • Assist families and patients coping with cognitive and behavioral changes associated with dementia
  • Assist individuals who experience anxiety and depression related to a medical illness(es)
  • Support and problem-solving with patients and families facing end of life issues