dePoo Medical Building
The Lower Keys Medical Center Behavioral Health Center is a private psychiatric and chemical dependency receiving facility located in the dePoo Medical Building. Commitment to caring and excellence is paramount, and our goal is to provide the finest mental health and substance abuse programs for individuals and their families. Professional staff members provide the expertise and skills needed in a dedicated treatment team.
How to access services
Behavioral Center is available for assessments, referrals and admissions 24-hours a day. Referrals to the center may be by professionals, family members, friends or oneself. All inquiries, consultations and treatment are held in the strictest of confidence.
Continuum of care
We offer a comprehensive range of specialized programs designed to be responsive to individual and community needs. We do this byactively pursuing the most comprehensive mental health and chemical dependency care possible in the least restrictive setting.
Some of the services we offer:
- 24-hour confidential assessment and referral service
- Inpatient programs
- Support services
- Professional & community education
Behavioral Health Center also offers treatment for co-occurring substance abuse and emotional problems. The Co-occurring Treatment Program includes Detoxification Services and Inpatient Psychiatric Services.
It is our goal to provide personalized patient care and we start by listening. We believe that each individual has unique needs. Our multidisciplinary team works together to address those needs in a professional, caring and highly-confidential manner.
Treatment teams are led by a psychiatrist who works with a group of professionals including consulting psychologists, rehabilitation professionals, therapists and nurses. In conjunction with the team, each patient works to understand and modify attitudes and behavior so that recovery and reintegration into family and community life happen as smoothly as possible.
Financial counseling available
Financial concerns often add to the stress of seeking help. Financial counseling is available to answer questions about cost of treatment, insurance coverage and payment alternatives.
As a community service, our assessment center offers free evaluations 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. As part of our commitment to excellence and service to the community our experienced counselors will assess the problem and make appropriate recommendations.
All inquiries, consultations and treatment are held in the strictest confidence. Appointments for an assessment provided with no cost and no obligation can be arranged at any time. For more information or an assessment, please call (305) 294-5535, extension 8330.