Pasadena Villa Raleigh Celebrates One Year Anniversary


Pasadena Villa Psychiatric Network of Services



Cary, NC – August 2018 – Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center – Raleigh celebrates their one-year anniversary this month. The Outpatient Center specializes in treating individuals 18 years and older who struggle with mental health disorders including, but not limited to depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, psychotic disorders and conditions on the high end of the autism spectrum.

Susan Clifton, Executive Director, says “In our first year we have seen many challenging client situations and have had remarkable progress and growth in the individuals who have experienced our programming. The entire team is proud and grateful that we can be part of their recovery.”

Since opening their doors last August, Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center-Raleigh has served over 140 clients in their Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP). Both programs offer an interdisciplinary assessment and intensive treatment of individual and group therapy sessions that focus on communication, expressions, and social integration to provide a real life, relevant space to practice coping skills.  The Outpatient Center also now offers independent, gender-specific housing options located two miles from the center for clients participating in PHP.

Recently, Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center hosted a one-year anniversary celebration at the beautiful apartment community that is part of the PHP with Housing program.  Many community partners and professionals attended and networked with members of the Pasadena Villa leadership, outreach, and clinical teams. Susan Clifton, Executive Director and Ashley Esry, Community Liaison expressed thanks to all who attended and how together we have all helped make Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center what it is today and allowed us to offer hope and strength to the community.

“I am so proud to be a part of an agency that saves lives every day. The team truly goes above and beyond to take care of each individual person and prove that recovery and is possible. We look forward to another year of serving the community and offering hope to those who need it most,” states Ashley Esry, Community Liaison.

The team at the Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center have also been fortunate to attend and host multiple community events and training’s, including facilitation of Villa Nights and Simply Days, a partnership between Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center and Simply Thrive Therapeutic Associates PLLC. In the past year, the staff at the Outpatient Center has collaborated with hundreds of therapists and organizations locally and nationally, strengthening partnerships that help to provide quality mental health care.


About the Pasadena Villa Psychiatric Network of Services

Pasadena Villa Outpatient Center – Raleigh is part of the continuum of care offered by Pasadena Villa Psychiatric Network of Services. In addition to our outpatient programs, Pasadena Villa is one of America’s premier residential psychiatric treatment providers for adults with complex psychiatric disorders. As recognized visionaries in mental health treatment and transitional living services, we offer compassionate, comprehensive, individualized psychiatric and psychotherapeutic care. Using our internally developed Social Integration Model TM, we create a socially active treatment experience by immersing our residents in community activities, assisting them in achieving the highest levels of independent functioning.