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Admissions

Assessments and Admissions

Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center provides intensive residential behavioral health treatment for children and adolescents ages 5–17 years old.

Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center is a fully licensed Residential Treatment Center, accredited by the Joint Commission. We are a network provider for most major insurance plans with residential treatment benefits, including TRICARE® and ChampVA certified and managed care.

Insurance Accepted

Below is a list of some of the Insurances we accept. To learn more about insurance coverage, single case agreements or private pay, please contact our Admission Department at 941-792-2222.

Criteria for Admissions

There is a level of criteria that must be met for admissions at Palm Shores Behavioral Center. When considering residential services, please keep in mind the following:

  • Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center is the highest level of care for emotional and behavioral psychiatric conditions
  • Outpatient services have ceased to benefit the patient
  • The patient is experiencing ongoing emotional stressors
  • The patient’s primary diagnosis is emotional/behavioral

Contact our Admissions Department to determine if the patient meets criteria.

Help is Just a Phone Call Away

To schedule an assessment, admission or phone consultation through the Admissions Department, they are available during the week and regular business hours.

We cannot offer diagnosis, provide counseling or recommendations online, but assessment and referral specialists are available by appointment and you may reach us at 941-792-2222.

If you prefer to contact us via email, please click here to fill out a request information form.
If you or someone in your care are in need of immediate emergency assistance, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Don’t Wait, Help is a Call Away

Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center is dedicated to providing quality comprehensive mental health care and education services for at risk children and adolescents, ages 5–17. Call us today at 941-792-2222.