Central Louisiana State Hospital
Central Louisiana State Hospital (CLSH) is a full service psychiatric hospital licensed by the State of Louisiana. It is committed to cooperative work with other state agencies and with the state and regional mental health program to ensure the integration and coordination of hospital-community services into a comprehensive system of mental health care.
Services include acute, intermediate, and long-term mental health care, treatment and rehabilitative services to children, adolescents, and adults, speech and hearing therapy, nutritional counseling, dental services, pastoral care and limited diagnostic medical services. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and is certified by the Federal Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA).