Arizona State Hospital

Rehabilitation Therapy

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Rehabilitation Services is to provide quality services to our consumers.

Professional services available to all Hospital patients include the disciplines of:

  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Music Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Vocational Specialist

Rehabilitation specialists are integral members of each consumer's Treatment Team. We provide a wide range of therapeutic groups and activities for all units that include the following:

  • Leisure Education
  • Community Reintegration/Outings
  • Assertiveness
  • Social Skills
  • Task Skills
  • Life Skills
  • Chemical Dependency/AA/NA
  • Creative Writing/Newspaper Group
  • Arts/Crafts/Music/Games
  • Fitness
  • Adaptive Physical Education
  • Leisure Opportunity Groups
  • Therapeutic Vocational Training Program
  • Yoga
  • Mediation
  • Music and Mental Health
  • Creative Recovery

Rehabilitation services for the Civil Program are designed to include medical/behavioral health/rehabilitation therapy and general adult psychiatry, as well as issues related to discharge and community living.

The Forensic Restoration-to-Competency Program educates consumers on the material needed for them to return to court and aide in their defense.

The Forensic Post-trial Unit Rehabilitation Program focuses on the issues related to discharge and community living.