The health and safety of all Berkshire Psychiatric patients and staff is our primary focus. Therefore, we are monitoring and adhering to the directives and guidelines put forth by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and local health officials www.health.pa.gov to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVD-19).
In the public health interest, and until further notice, our offices are closed to all in-person, face-to-face, contact. We have moved to utilizing telehealth services exclusively through audio and video connection. If you have a scheduled appointment, your clinician will be contacting you directly.
In accordance with governmental guidelines for essential businesses, we are limiting the time our administrative staff will be in the offices to a few hours during the day. Our answering service will be available to take patient calls 24/7. Please contact the office where you receive treatment if you have any questions:
Wyomissing office – 610-375-0544 Reading office – 610-816-5728
Please review this chart
of thoughts and emotions individuals may be experiencing going through this crisis. This chart is dynamic, meaning individuals may cross between zones, at different stages, and multiple times, during this period.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) released a guide
to answer frequently asked questions regarding the intersection between Coronavirus (COVID-19), and people affected by mental illness, their caregivers and loved ones.