Port St. Lucie Hospital’s Dual Diagnosis Program offers treatment to men and women, ages 18 and older, who are suffering from drug and/or alcohol abuse with a co-occurring mental illness in both an inpatient and partial hospitalization setting. The program is designed for individuals who have both a substance use disorder and mental health issue and are exhibiting one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Phobias
  • Panic Attacks
  • Obsessive/Compulsive Behavior
  • Prescription Medication Abuse
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Depression Due to Chronic Pain

With this in mind, Port St. Lucie Hospital’s dual diagnosis treatment offers a comprehensive treatment program in a tranquil, nurturing, retreat-like environment. Each patient’s treatment is individually designed to meet their specific needs and promote long term recovery.

Assessment Process

Port St. Lucie Hospital’s Dual Diagnosis Program provides the highest quality assessment, diagnosis, stabilization and treatment for adults over the age of 18 with psychiatric illnesses and chemical dependency problems which require inpatient or partial hospitalization. Treatment is provided for our patients with kindness, empathy, dignity and respect at all levels in the continuum of care in order to maximize the individual’s ability to achieve successful lifelong mental and emotional health.

Our multi-disciplinary team is made up of a psychiatrist, social workers, mental health therapists, nurses and other unit staff. These team members assess, evaluate and treat each individual patient’s physical, social, mental and emotional health. The dual diagnosis treatment consists of:

  • Psychiatric Assessment
  • Medication Evaluation and Management
  • Group Psycho-Therapy
  • Family Education
  • Nutritional Consultations
  • Recreational Therapy
  • Illness Education
  • 12-Step Programs
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Links to Community Based Services


Our Address:

2550 SE Walton Road Port St. Lucie, FL 34952

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