Mental Health Treatment Near Fort Pierce, FL

Mental health is just as important as physical and spiritual health. Fort Pierce residents who are struggling with conditions such as Depression, Bipolar Disorder, or PTSD may benefit from a residential mental health rehab program. Onyx Behavioral Health is a local facility offering an array of therapies and 24/7 care. Residents learn skills that they can implement outside of rehab and lead happier, more fulfilling lives.

Directions to Our Mental Health Rehab

If you’re located in Fort Pierce, FL, our Port Saint Lucie behavioral health rehab facility is conveniently located nearby. You can anticipate the following estimated drive:

  • Around 10 miles
  • About 20 minute drive time

There are different routes available, including via S 25th St and NW St James Dr or US-1.

Residential Vs. Outpatient Rehab

While outpatient treatment options are the most common, they are not the only options. Both residential and outpatient options may be reasonable choices depending on an individual’s needs.

Residential Rehabilitation: Offering a highly structured and supervised environment, residential programs are best suited for individuals facing:

  • Severe or complex mental health conditions: Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, severe depression, or co-occurring disorders.
  • Acute symptoms requiring intensive intervention: Psychosis, self-harm risk, or severe anxiety requiring around-the-clock monitoring.
  • Lack of adequate support systems: Limited access to safe housing, social isolation, or unreliable family network.

Outpatient Treatment: Offering a greater degree of flexibility, outpatient programs allow individuals to maintain aspects of their daily lives while receiving treatment. This type of care works well for:

  • Individuals with milder or stabilized mental health conditions: Depression, anxiety disorders, or post-traumatic stress disorder with manageable symptoms.
  • Strong social support systems: Reliable family or friends network providing assistance and accountability.
  • Stable living situations: Secure housing and capacity to manage daily activities alongside treatment sessions.

Benefits of Residential Rehab

Residential treatment should be a reasonable option for those struggling with mental disorders. Those who

Residential programs provide 24/7 medical and therapeutic support, medication management, structured daily schedules, and a safe space for healing. This level of immersion facilitates intensive therapy, skills development, and relapse prevention training. However, it necessitates a temporary break from daily life and responsibilities, such as work or school.

Local Fort Pierce Mental Health Resources

211 Helpline for Treasure Coast – Call 211    

HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital