Behavioral Health Treatment San Diego | Emotional & Mental Health Care - Tri-City Medical Center - Oceanside, CA

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North County San Diego Behavioral Health Treatment

Got a question? Call us today at (855) 222-8262. (directions)

Mental & Emotional Healthcare Professionals

Mental Health Problems San Diego

When you can't do it alone, we can help.

Life can be challenging. Everyday problems can become overwhelming. Emotional issues and mental health problems can affect your family, your job and your goals in life. The caring professionals in our North San Diego Behavioral Health Services Program are here to help.

We offer levels of care to match your needs. Our trained team provides pre-treatment assessment and a thorough evaluation of each patient. The multidisciplinary staff includes registered nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and other care providers who work together to guide you toward a healthier future.

Inpatient or Outpatient Services

Behavioral Health patients may be provided with the options of inpatient or outpatient services. Every step of the way, family members and friends play a vital role in recovery.

Outpatient Services

Tri-City Medical Center Outpatient Behavioral Health Services offers Intensive Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization, Senior, and Dual Recovery Treatment. Our philosophy of care is based on the belief that individuals with mental health and substance abuse issues can achieve recovery.

The program is client centered and implemented by a professional team of psychiatrists, psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, and Family Therapists and Registered Nurses.

Programs & Services

BHU Outpatient Staff

Our Staff is Ready to Support Your Recovery

Our Physicians

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510 W. Vista Way (Melrose Plaza) Vista, CA 92083

Intake: (760) 940-5051

Tel: (760) 940-5050

Fax: (760) 940-5070

Inpatient Services

Inpatient Services are for people who need 24-hour observation and intensive treatment. Tri-City Medical Center's Inpatient Behavioral Unit has 29 beds and is adjacent to the main hospital building. It provides a safe and therapeutic environment to adults with acute symptoms and/or substance abuse problems.

Programs & Services

  • *NEW* - Fully non-smoking facility (as of Jan. 2015)
  • Psychiatric Liaison onsite 24/7 in Emergency Department and on medical floors
  • Group and Individual Therapy
  • Recreational Therapy
  • Substance Abuse Interventions and Education
  • Medication Management/Education
  • Interpersonal Skills Development
  • Organized activities - holiday barbecues, weekly coffee house with pianist, religious activities, bingo, arts & crafts


4002 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

Tel: (877) 299-0664

What Clients Say

In their own words:

"holding handsI have experienced such great support with my mental health. I feel a sense of comfort from a program that has helped me learn coping skills, spirituality and self-awareness. It's a positive place to be and I welcome others to join our support group." -Anna B.

Arms around each other"This is a place of personalized care. The friendly atmosphere makes routine life more fun. I've learned life skills that help with jobs, personal relationships, stress, conflict and everyday life." - Sydney

"The therapists have been really helpful and fun to work with. All the staff are very sweet and flexible. I'd recommend Tri-City's services to others." -Jennifer

Helpful Resources



NAMI North Coastal

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Support, Education and Advocacy
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DBSA San Diego

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Peer Support
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BDP Global

Borderline Personality Disorder
Support for Families
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2-1-1 San Diego

Resource Hub Connecting The Community 

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Tri-City Medical Center

760-724-8411 4002 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92056 Contact Us