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Evansville State Hospital | Evansville Psychiatric Children's Center

  • 3400 Lincoln Ave., Evansville, IN 47714, United States
We hire those individuals with a calling to serve and help those members of our community with mental illness.  You might ask how we do that.  Every employee in our hospital provides a compassionate and safe atmosphere to help patients heal.  They create and work in a culture of supportive bonds and a family-type atmosphere.  We work towards our mission of hope and recovery and are rewarded by seeing patients achieve their treatment goals.   That is what keeps our employees returning day-after-day to follow their calling.

The Evansville State Hospital serves adult individuals with serious mental illness.  The hospital consists of 168 beds throughout 5 living units.  A bio-psychosocial model of treatment is used at ESH.  A multi-disciplinary team works to achieve positive patient outcomes through individual assessments, treatment approaches, and patient/family education.
The Evansville Psychiatric Children's Center (EPCC) is a 28-bed intermediate care hospital for children, who are Indiana residents, ages 5 through 13.  EPCC is a treatment alternative for children with severe emotional and behavioral problems. The facility, with dormitory-style living areas and an on-grounds school operated through Evansville-Vanderburgh School Corporation, provides active treatment and a therapeutic living experience for each child through a psycho educational model.