Stories of Excellence
Sweetser Employee Helps Out In A Time Of Need
Our patients have many needs so Jeanette called the unit to offer her time. She spoke with a patient who had been having extreme difficulty. Jeanette was able to sit with her for a consistent amount of time, allowing this woman to feel safe enough to share her thoughts and fears. The patient told us later that she really enjoyed the interaction with Jeanette.
Jeanette took extra time to distribute pamphlets and cards. There are times that our unit cannot provide these extra services, but, at times like this one, Jeanette's help was very valuable and greatly appreciated by staff. Nice work!
~ Denise Mathieu, RNC, Behavioral Health
What Our Clients Are Saying
Back in 2004, our son had an 8-week stay at the Sweetser Crisis Stabilization Unit in Saco. Some of the best social coaching work that was ever done with him around developing coping strategies and using words to vocalize how he was feeling occurred during that time. The skills that he learned...