Welcome to Penn Psychiatric Center. For over 20 years, our highly qualified, compassionate team of psychiatrists, child/adolescent psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed psychotherapists, masters level psychotherapists, nurse practitioners and nurses will work to create an individualized, strength based and recovery-oriented treatment plan to fit all your recovery needs.
Our wide-range of services include individual therapy, group therapy, family therapy, couples therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Peer Support and Behavioral Health Rehabilitative Services (BHRS) and we extend our services to children, adolescences and adults.
The mission of Penn Psychiatric Center is to help individuals with mental illness recover by offering an array of outpatient services that are strength based and recovery-oriented. Our staff will work to place you with an appropriate mental health professional to best fit your needs.
The vision of Penn Psychiatric Center is to continually evaluate and improve all aspects of treatment as well as develop programs responsive to individual and community needs. Penn Psychiatric Center strives to provide the highest level of care to consumers and their families.
INTEGRITY, HONESTY, and RESPECT for our customers and each other represent the values that are the foundation of the organization. Recovery is facilitated in an environment that empowers everyone to achieve their potential.
BHRS is designed for children ages three to twenty-one who reside in Chester and Montgomery Counties and have a primary Axis I (Mental Health) diagnosis. BHRS services are time-limited, interventions with the goal of helping the child develop skills to manage problematic behaviors.
The treatment goals of BHRS include assisting the child in becoming more functional in the child’s natural settings, at home, school, or in community environments.
Harmony TMS therapy is a noninvasive, outpatient procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain that are known to be under active in clinically depressed patients. Stimulating these regions of the brain are proven to improve symptoms of depression. TMS is typically used when other depression treatments such as medication haven't been effective. If your previous treatment attempts have not been effective or produce unwanted side effects, Harmony TMS therapy may be right for you. Learn more today!
If you would like more information regarding TMS therapy
please contact us: 484-973-4192
Penn Psychiatric Center offers a wide range of comprehensive outpatient mental health services to children, adolescence and adults. Services offered include but are not limited to individual talk therapy, family/couples therapy, group therapy and medication management. Therapy services are offered at either office location on a weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly basis. Medication management is offered on a weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly basis. We currently have multiple groups with
Since 1993 Penn Psychiatric Center has operated a Clozapine Clinic offering a regimented course of treatment. It is one stop for psychiatric visits, blood work, vital signs and receiving the Clozapine. Penn Psychiatric Center offers clinics for consumers on Clozaril at two locations in two counties. Clinics are operated weekly at Penn Psychiatric Center's offices in Collegeville and Phoenixville. The Phoenixville clinic meets on Tuesday mornings and the Collegeville clinic meets on Thursday mornings.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy, or DBT, is an evidence-based treatment that helps individuals achieve and maintain meaningful relationships and establish transformative life skills through participation in both a skills group and individual therapy. DBT is a new way for you to face your daily challenges. Our DBT Skills Group is designed to provide a structured setting in which the individual will work towards the mastery of four essential life skills: Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation, and Distress Tolerance.
Peer Support is a unique and interactive program that provides recovery supports to individuals who identify having challenges with a severe mental health challenge. Supports are provided by individuals who have self-identified as being in recovery from their own mental health challenges and have completed the intensive Certified Peer Specialist Training. Our Peer Support Specialists will help individuals develop the skills necessary to lead a meaningful life at home and in the community and guide you down the path of recovery.
Need to Schedule or change an appointment? Perhaps you are a new patient looking for services or just need to download a release form. There are several resources below that will help you reach us. You can start the intake process online or send us a message and receive a call back from one of our staff. Please make a selection by clicking on one of the resources below.
At Penn psychiatric Center we understand the stressfulness of dealing with billing. That is why we are proud to say that we support over fourteen private insurances as well as most public insurances. There are a few guidelines that should be understood while you are a patient at our practice. These guidelines will help expdite your appointment making process. Please click below if you have any questions about the billing guidelines or you would like to see the list of our accepted insurances.
Penn Psychiatric Center takes consumer rights very seriously. That is why we provide full disclosure to you the patient about the rights given to you while at our practice. Knowing your rights as a patient is very important and helps to maintain the best level of service that we can provide.
No manager, supervisor, or employee shall consciously or by overt act deprive any person of any right to which such person is entitled under and State, Federal, or local law. Any consumer may submit a complaint to the Compliance and Quality Assurance Department. Compliance personnel shall try, in a timely manner, to remedy any actual or perceived problem.
Join our dynamic team of clinical professionals who are dedicated to providing individuals with individualized, strength based, and recovery oriented services. PPC boasts a wide array of programs and is considered a standard bearer for many programs within the community. The opportunities are always tailored to the individual need with full time employee or part-time contractor positions available. Starting salary is competitive with ample opportunity for growth within the organization.
We also have an internship program for graduate students in psychology and/or social work. These internships are tailored to individual school requirements for requisite direct-client-contact and supervision hours. Master’s level interns are not paid and do not receive stipends. If you are interested in an internship or employment at Penn psychiatric Center, click one of the choices below.