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Outpatient Units

This level of treatment is an alternative close to the home and the environment of the person. It lasts 5 hours a day, in the morning, by a multidisciplinary team that work together with the person to recover from:

  • Marital problems
  • Losses
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Low self-esteem
  • Attention deficit with or without hyperactivity
  • Addictions (Alcohol, Drugs)
  • Others

Part-time hospitalization is necessary for the continuity of your recovery. There is a Panamericano Center near you. Look for more information in the Facilities section.

Intensive Therapy Program (IOP)

This Program is specifically designed to meet the unique needs of adults over 18 years of age who experience substance abuse disorders accompanied by psychiatric symptoms.

The IOP Program is directed by a certified addiction advisor. It offers immediate access to a safe and structured environment that allows the client to perform their daily tasks, participate in the program during the afternoon and return home while maintaining a relationship with their family or their significant person.

Treatment components:

  • Psycho-educational group therapy
  • Follow-up doping tests
  • Therapeutic sessions guided by an addiction counselor
  • Personal Skills Development
  • Materials and discussion guides
  • Emphasis on the concept of addiction disease
  • Symptom management of mental health disorders
  • Focus on sharing and feedback

The program is offered in our outpatient facilities located around the island.

Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)

Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) is a safe and effective treatment for all those patients who do not respond to traditional therapies and medication. ECT provides another option for the relief of severe depression and suicidal thoughts, among other conditions.

Panamericano offers ECT at the hospital units and outpatient units. It is available at Panamericano Ponce, under the supervision of a psychiatrist, an anesthesiologist and nursing professionals.

All patients referred to ECT must have a medical authorization before starting treatment. During the initial evaluation, our professionals will explain in detail the procedure and what to expect before, during and after the procedure.

Among the necessary information or data prior to treatment, are:

  • Referred by a psychiatrist
  • Psychiatric and / or substance abuse history
  • Brief medical history and symptoms
  • Allergies
  • Patient strengths

For more information or to refer patients you can call (787) 842-0045.

Outpatient Units

Bayamón

Bayamón

(787) 966-7222
A-5 Carr. 167, Bayamón
Caguas

Caguas

(787) 966-7222
Bairoa Shopping Center Suite 7, Caguas
Hato Rey

Hato Rey

(787) 966-7222
Ave. Eleonor Roosevelt 122., San Juan
Humacao

Humacao

(787) 966-7222
Carr 924, Km 1.8, Bo. Pitahaya, Humacao
Manatí

Manatí

(787) 966-7222
Plaza Puesta del Sol, Suite 202, Manatí
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Mayagüez

(787) 966-7222
Ave. Hostos Edificio Santander Security Plaza, Suite 209, 00680
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Ponce

(787) 966-7222
Santa Maria Office Bldg. Suite 4, Calle Ferrocarril, Ponce
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Señales de Alerta

  1. Aislarse de la sociedad y querer estar solo.
  2. Tener cambios de humor, como euforia un día y desazón profunda el siguiente.
  3. Sentirse atrapado o sin esperanzas a causa de alguna situación.
  4. Aumentar el consumo de drogas o bebidas alcohólicas.
  5. Cambiar la rutina normal, incluidos los patrones de alimentación y sueño.
  6. Manifestar cambios de personalidad o sentirse extremadamente ansioso o agitado, en especial cuando se tienen algunos de los signos de advertencia que se mencionaron con anterioridad.