Acute Inpatient

 "I believe that Meadows truly does save people. They take people at their very worst when no one else understands them."

The acute hospitalization program at Bloomington Meadows Hospital offers short-term crisis stabilization for those individuals who are overwhelmed by the challenges of life.  When these challenges impact the ability to make safe decisions, we are here to help.  Our dedicated staff will help you on your road to healing and recovery as well as assist you in locating services to continue your journey and overcome these challenges.

Bloomington Meadows operates a 24/7 access department and is able to support you, your client, or your loved one at any time.


  • Trauma Informed Care Philosophy
  • Dedication to Communication
    • Patients
    • Families
    • Outpatient Providers
  • Individual and family therapies throughout the patient’s stay
  • Recreation therapy with Certified Recreational Therapists
  • Enclosed outdoor play area
  • Personal follow-up following discharge
  • Adolescent alcohol & drug education


Behavioral Health

  • Individual and family therapies throughout the patient’s stay
  • Coordination with outpatient providers
  • Personal follow-up following discharge
  • Recreation, Music, and Art Therapies
  • Daily Psychotherapy / Educational Groups

Substance Abuse

  • Detoxification
  • Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor


  • Medication Management
  • Daily Psychotherapy / Education 
  • Recreation / Music / Art Programming
  • Intensive Case Management Support
  • Family Therapy and Treatment Planning

Help is Just a Phone Call Away

We cannot offer diagnosis, counseling or recommendations online, but an Assessment and Referral specialist is available 24 hours/7 days a week at 812.331.8000. If you are currently experiencing an emergency, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

If you prefer to contact us via email, please click here to fill out a request information form.