Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Vermilion Behavioral Health Systems to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Vermilion Behavioral Health Systems.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Mental Health Disorder Treatment in Lafayette, LA

Vermilion Behavioral Health Systems specializes in depression treatment. Our expert staff provides the highest quality treatment for depression in a clean, safe environment.

At Vermilion Behavioral Health Systems, we are proud to be the most comprehensive, free-standing provider of behavioral health services and the only provider of adolescent inpatient services in the region. We are dedicated to helping improve the lives of individuals who are struggling with psychiatric illnesses, behavioral health concerns, substance abuse issues, and co-occurring disorders. With a clear focus on client care and patient safety, our goal is to provide compassionate, individualized, comprehensive, and high quality care and treatment. We understand how difficult life can become when faced with these types of struggles, and we want to guide our patients as they develop the tools they need to start rebuilding their lives.

Through a multidisciplinary approach we aim to promote each individuals mental, emotional, and social wellbeing by utilizing proven therapeutic techniques. In order to successfully meet this goal, we offer specific programming designed to treat a number of different disorders and concerns that may be negatively impacting an individual’s life, including:

  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Aggression
  • Conduct disorder
  • Intermittent explosive disorder (IED)
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Self-harm
  • Suicidal ideation