Tampa General Hospital’s Psychiatric Services are a regional resource for those suffering from mental illness. Our team of professionals is led by psychiatric physicians from the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences. TGH provides a broad range of services and offers state-of-the-art care in a healing environment to promote well-being and restore health.
The 22-bed psychiatric services unit treats patients suffering from a range of psychiatric disorders including anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, depression and schizophrenia. Patients are stabilized through medications and therapies in a peaceful, controlled environment.
Patients in Tampa General’s psychiatric services unit are cared for by a multidisciplinary team consisting of:
- Psychiatric nurses
- Mental health technicians
- Social workers
- Recreational therapists
RNs and mental health technicians are on-staff 24-hours a day. All patients are assigned an internal medicine physician to monitor their physical health and are also seen by a psychiatrist daily.