Adult Inpatient Unit

The Adult Inpatient Unit (AIPU) is a unit within University Behavioral HealthCare, the behavioral health component of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. As part of a comprehensive mental health system, the mission of the AIPU is to provide excellent psychiatric services to adults who require a more intensive level of care than can be provided in the community. Treatment focuses on keeping the inpatient stay short and restoring individuals to their maximum level of functioning in their own home and community.

What is the Adult Inpatient Unit?
As part of a range of services, the Adult Inpatient Unit (AIPU) is a sort-term residential service for those individuals requiring a more intensive level of care than can be provided in the community.
What types of therapy will I receive?
Community meetings Medication education
Group therapy Recreation
Individual therapy Exercise groups
Creative Arts therapy Special events
Life Skills and others