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Geriatric Mental Health Resources

The Geriatric Behavioral Center of Our Lady of the Lake Health provides highly specialized inpatient programs in a secure and mindfully designed environment so patients and their families can take significant steps toward recovery and improvement.

Geriatric Behavioral Center at Our Lady of the Lake

The Geriatric Behavioral Center is a highly specialized inpatient program designed to address the psychological and physical needs of older adults. Acute and stressful changes can prohibit them and their families from coping in a healthy manner. Our comprehensive program provides a caring environment to assist in making significant steps toward recovery.

The Geriatric Behavioral Center admits patients 55 years or older who are suffering from one or more of the following:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Agitation
  • Disturbances in sleep and/or appetite
  • Confusion and/or disorientation
  • Psychosis, such as paranoia, delusions and hallucinations

Mental Health Assessment in Greater Baton Rouge

With access to assessments and referrals 24/7, our hotline is your first point of contact for mental health and substance abuse services.

Call 911 or 988

What Is Age-Related Memory Loss?

It’s normal to forget things every once in a while, especially as we age. However, not all memory loss and memory troubles can be chalked up simply to age. Sometimes, memory loss and forgetfulness can be signs of more serious conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. We’ve got resources to help you spot the signs.

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