Celebrating 25 Years of Renowned Trauma Disorders Treatment

The Trauma Disorders Program, part of the Sheppard Pratt Health System, is a nationally and internationally recognized program for the treatment of individuals with trauma-related disorders, including dissociative disorders and other complex post-traumatic conditions. Led by Richard J. Loewenstein, M.D., our specialized, recovery-oriented care includes both inpatient and outpatient clinical services, and provides a structured and supportive environment with a focus on safety and stabilization.

Who We Treat

We treat patients 18 and older who meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Dangerousness to self or others
  • Significant impairment in function due to severe PTSD and/or dissociative symptoms
  • Require inpatient consultation and 24-hour monitoring (for our inpatient unit)

Contact Us



6501 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21204

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Art Therapy at The Trauma Disorders Program

One of the core offerings at The Trauma Disorders Program is our robust art therapy program. Through the experience of making art, individuals have a place to safely process affect and content related to trauma.
Learn more about art therapy at The Trauma Disorders Program.

Our Inpatient Services

On our 22-bed, co-ed inpatient unit, we utilize an intensive multidisciplinary approach through:

  • Individual therapy
  • Milieu therapy
  • Process-oriented, experiential, and psycho-educational group therapies
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A Therapeutic Milieu

While on our inpatient unit, a patient can expect a therapeutic environment that includes:

  • A private bedroom, allowing privacy
  • A collaborative treatment team that promotes safety and stabilization
  • Meeting daily with the attending psychiatrist