The E. A. Conway Acute Psychiatric Unit admits individuals who are experiencing psychiatric emergencies/crises and are in need of stabilization. The Unit admits male and female adult patients (18 years of age or older). This is a closed Unit and is designed to provide for a brief stay, typically under 14 days. Patients are generally referred to the Unit through the Region VIII Office of Mental Health Single Point of Entry system. In addition to psychiatric and medical services, patients are provided counseling and other treatment activities in individual and group settings.
4864 Jackson Street
Monroe, LA 71202
P. O. Box 1881
Monroe, LA 71210-1881
(318) 330-7521 / (318) 330-7500
Directions to Facility:
The Acute Psychiatric Unit is located on the Fifth Floor of E. A. Conway Medical Center, Monroe, LA.
Eastbound I-20: Take the Jackson Street exit and proceed south approximately 3 4 miles. E. A. Conway Hospital will be located on the right.
Westbound I-20: Take the US165 South exit. Proceed south approximately 3 4 miles to Richwood Road #1 and take a right. Proceed west on Richwood Road to stop sign, which is Jackson Street. The Hospital will be located directly ahead.
Northbound US 165: Take Business 165 just outside of Monroe and proceed north approximately three (3) miles. The Hospital will be located on the left.
Southbound US 165: Proceed south past the I-20 overpass approximately 3 - 4 miles to Richwood Road #1 and take a right. Proceed west on Richwood Road to a stop sign, which will be Jackson Street. The Hospital will be located directly ahead.