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We understand behavioral health design

Behavioral health is a growing sector in health care design. Due to the unique complexities of the client these facilities ultimately serve, it is imperative that you have an expert on your team that understands behavioral health.

That's where we come in. Our team of experts can partner with you as you design and operationalize your new program, ultimately leading to a seamless opening and optimized client care.

Unique Considerations in Behavioral Health Design

behavioral health - desing

environmental design

Evaluation of design to validate security, space adjacencies, and client line of sight while maintaining a therapeutic and inviting environment that promotes recovery

behavioral health - operations

operational workflows

Development of workflow designs, paths of travel, and clinical processes to support program opening and ongoing operations

behavioral health - safety

client and staff safety

Review of design elements including duress buttons, sally ports, new technology, and anti-ligature features to ensure alignment with both client and staff safety

behavioral health - training

staff training

Development of a training program based on new and different design elements and workflows to support staff confidence and competence for program opening

Over 30 years of experience in behavioral health care

Donna Demerjian, Yellow Brick's Director of Behavioral Health Services, has been been a provider, program administrator, and executive leader in program development for over 30 years. Having been on both sides of the project, she understands behavioral health and is passionate about prioritizing client experience.

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