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Pier in St. Johns County SMA Healthcare location in Florida

St. Johns County

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  • Nancy Russo

    VP, Putnam/St.Johns County Services

  • Address

    1880 San Sebastian View
    St. Augustine, FL, 32084

Psychiatric Medication Management

Psychiatric Medication Outpatient Program (Med Management) provides medical support services to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness and co-occurring disorders. The goal is recovery and reconnection to the community. Services include psychiatric evaluation, treatment planning, medication management, and nursing services.The St. Augustine clinic also provides services to children and adolescents.

Substance Use and Mental Health Outpatient Therapy for Adolescents and Adults

MH Therapy (OP):

Serves adults who have a mental health diagnosis. Therapy targets symptom management, improving coping skills, improving healthy relationships, and quality of life. Services start with assessment and individualized treatment planning and can be provided via individual and group therapy. Telehealth services are also available when appropriate. Family participation in treatment is encouraged to support the family in the recovery process. Outpatient services allow the individual to remain active with work, family and the community while they participate in treatment.

SU Therapy (OP):

Adult Outpatient is for adults 18 years old and older who have substance use disorders.Clients can be voluntary or court ordered to participate. Court-ordered clients can participate in DUI court, drug court, Correctional Treatment Diversion Program (CTDP), or can be referred by probation or child welfare agencies. Services start with assessment and individualized treatment planning and can be provided via individual and group therapy. Telehealth services are also available when appropriate. Family participation in treatment is encouraged to support the family in the recovery process. Outpatient services allow the individual to remain active with work, family and the community while they participate in treatment.

Adolescent Therapy (OP):

Adolescent Outpatient Program is for youth ages 12-17 with substance use disorders. Services start with assessment and individualized treatment planning and can be provided via individual and group therapy. Telehealth services are also available when appropriate. Family participation in treatment is encouraged to support the family in the recovery process. Treatment is specifically directed toward repairing relationships, reducing impulsivity, developing social and life skills, and providing treatment interventions for the youth to remain substance-free. The goals of the program include establishing long-lasting recovery from drugs and alcohol and rebuilding a person’s skills to facilitate recovery and reconnection to the community.

Florida Assertive Community Treatment*

Florida Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) program provides comprehensive support services to adults who have severe and persistent mental illness and have had multiple psychiatric hospitalizations. A multidisciplinary team consists of a psychiatrist, nurses, counselors, case managers, and peers, who deliver a wide scope of services and crisis assessment and intervention 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. With most services being provided in the community, individuals who might otherwise be relegated to life-long hospital stays are able to maintain independent living in the community of their choice.

Case Management*

Adult Targeted Case Management services are provided in an outpatient and home-based setting to assist the individual in gaining access to needed med¬ical, social, educational and natural support, and other related services. The goal is to promote independent functioning through coordination of support services.

*denotes a Community-Based service