LEGEND’S PROGRAM

The Legends program is designed to assist older adults with the following:

  • Co-Occurring Disorders
  • Self-harm or thoughts of self-harm
  • Dangerous behaviors toward others
  • High-risk behaviors
  • Difficulty with daily functioning
  • Depression
  • Problems with concentration or decision-making
  • Unexplained fatigue
  • Feeling of worthlessness and helplessness
  • Memory loss
  • Increase or decrease in appetite
  • Social withdrawal

At SUN Behavioral, we offer a variety of treatments to aid our senior citizen patients. Our staff is trained in all senior adult illnesses, and are able to develop treatment plans that are specified for the individual patient and their needs.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a leading trauma-informed care treatment utilizing the principles of safety, empowerment, peer support, collaboration, and choice. In CBT, the role of the treatment team is to guide the patient through the process and provide the tools necessary to achieve recovery. The role of the patient is to be the expert in terms of his or her own recovery and change process.

KEY COMPONENTS OF TREATMENT:

  • Board-certified psychiatrists for medical care
  • Compassionate around-the-clock nursing care
  • Life skills groups and healthy living groups
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Mindfulness
  • Problem-Solving
  • Activity Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Collaboration with outpatient providers
  • Aftercare planning for continued recovery

A counselor is available to speak with you any time of day