What to Bring With You

What to Bring With You:

  • Valid picture ID & current insurance card
  • Clothing for three days, with no hoods, ties or drawstrings
  • Washers and dryers are available for your use at no charge.
  • Warm pajamas and sweaters without hoods or tie closures.
  • Medications from home will be stored in hospital pharmacy. All medications must be in the prescription bottle from the pharmacy at which they were filled.
  • Contact lenses, solution or glasses.
  • Religious items, the Bible, prayer accessories, rosaries will be checked in and provided for prayer time.

What Not to Bring:

  • Electronic items such as cell phones, iPods, laptops, earphones, recording devices, radios and clocks.
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, hair brush, lotion, etc.… All personal hygiene items will be provided.
  • No shoestrings, drawstrings or belts.
  • No hairdryers, curling irons or flat irons.
  • Outside food or drink.
  • Jewelry, with the exception of wedding bands.
  • No items with sharp edges, any items with points, glass or flammable liquids.
  • Pens, pencils or binders with metal spirals.
  • Mirrors, nail files, or nail clippers.
  • Stuffed animals, pillows or blankets.
  • If you bring make-up, our staff will keep it for you and provide it when requested. Make up may not be in glass bottles.
  • Disposable razors.
  • Sunglasses, scarves, sock hats or cowboy hats.
  • Nail polish remover or chemical hair remover.
  • Hoodies
  • Cups, water bottles, travel coffee cups of any kind.
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Counselors at Garland Behavioral Hospital are available 24 hours a day, seven days per week to provide private and confidential assessments at no cost or obligation. Call 972-487-5309 to schedule an assessment for yourself or a family member.