Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Inpatient Program

Compassionate, short-term care focused on stabilization

Acute Care When You Need it Most

The Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Inpatient Program is a short-term, expertly staffed unit available for individuals in crisis or experiencing a severe exacerbation of their illness where safety or self-care are at risk.

The program offers patient-centered care, involving families and outpatient providers to help patients attain their treatment goals and minimize the burden of symptoms.

Find the care that’s right for you or your loved one. Call us today at 617.855.3141.

Program Leadership

Stephanie C. Valcourt, MD

Stephanie C. Valcourt, MD, Medical Director

Dr. Valcourt is an instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. With a medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, she completed her psychiatry residency at the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Dr. Valcourt actively participates in the training of psychiatry residents and medical students. Her clinical and research interests have focused on minimizing potential side effects of antipsychotic medications.

Photo of Jeanne McElhinney, MS, RN, BC

Jeanne McElhinney, MS, RN, BC, Nurse Director

Ms. McElhinney began her career at McLean Hospital in 1986, and her passion for nursing continues to this day. Her leadership and professionalism has garnered her numerous awards and recognition. She is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to patients and a supportive work environment for the staff.