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Our CEO, Cindy DeMarco, Honored With Mental Health Advocacy Award

We are thrilled to announce that Cindy DeMarco, our CEO, has been honored with the prestigious David Wagner Mental Health Advocacy Award! “In recognition of visionary leadership, unwavering dedication, and transformative impact on mental health advocacy, we proudly present the David Wagner Mental Health Advocacy Award to Cindy DeMarco. As the CEO of Lake Behavioral […]

National Depression Awareness Day – October 5th, 2023

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) nearly 16 million adults in the US have had at least one major depressive episode in the past year. In addition, 4 million youth will experience depression. You have probably also heard NAMI tell us that 1 in 5 of us will have a lived experience […]

Lake Behavioral Hospital: Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

The Lake Behavioral Hospital IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program) is a mental health program that is different than outpatient therapy where a therapist meets with each patient individually. An IOP is a program that offers group therapy and modified individual work, three hours each day, five days a week. Our IOP program is offered as a […]

Lake Behavioral Hospital: Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

Program hours: Monday-Friday from 9:00am-2:00pm The Lake Behavioral Hospital Partial Hospitalization Program for teens, ages 13-17, is a group-oriented program. Utilizing the framework of peer-based interactions, this evidenced-based program provides a safe and structured transition from inpatient support. Patients have also successfully found this program to help avoid hospitalization by entering when first experiencing behavioral […]

If you have been an inpatient at Lake Behavioral Hospital

If you have been an inpatient at Lake Behavioral Hospital, at some point in your stay, we may have asked you about your interest in our Partial Hospitalization (adolescent) or Intensive Outpatient Program (adult). Why? Research shows that a step down into a less restrictive therapeutic environment like IOP or PHP may mean you have […]

How SMART are you?

If you have ever heard of CBT and DBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), therapies based on both how we behave and how we think, then you have probably heard of SMART goals. SMART goals help provide hope for change because there is a structure that drives you to make things happen in […]

Have PRIDE in Mental Health

June commemorates PRIDE month. The month is for celebrating and remembering both the best and the worst in the histories of our LGBTQ+ families and friends. Our goal during PRIDE month is to honor and embrace all that it means to be affirmed as an LGBTQ+ person(s). Even during a month of celebration and pride […]

There is Value in your Mental Health

Our health is valuable and mental health is a big part of our health continuum. Even if our body is healthy, if our mental health is unstable, nothing seems in balance. Feelings like depression and anxiety can make us unable to carry out even the simplest of daily tasks; tasks our healthy body should be […]

Lake Behavioral Hospital: Always Finding a Way

Wisconsin residents who need mental health services can now be treated close to home. In an unprecedented agreement between more than a dozen municipalities and taking more than 5 years to complete the process, the team at Lake Behavioral Hospital proudly announces a “GO Live” date of May 30,2023, for Chapter 51 patients to receive […]