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Behavioral Health of The Palm Beaches

7859 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, Florida, 33467

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Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches has been one of the nation’s leading behavioral health care organizations for over 20 years. Located in South Florida, we offer expert treatment, support, advocacy and assistance to patients suffering from drug and alcohol addiction. We also specialize in the treatment of co-occurring disorders, and develop our cutting-edge treatment programs using evidence-based best practices.

Facility Highlights

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Equine-Assisted Therapy
  • Individualized Rehab Treatment
  • Life Skills Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Fitness Therapy

Specialization

  • Medical Detoxification
    Drugs and alcohol have widespread effects throughout your body, including but not limited to the addiction and/or physical/psychological dependence that develops with substance abuse over time. Many organ systems are affected by addiction and will react to withdrawal. The term “medical detoxification” means that there is a trained and licensed medical professional onsite to monitor your vital signs and protect your physical and emotional health as your body goes through withdrawal.
  • Dual Diagnosis/Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment
    These two terms describe a person who is not only addicted to drugs or alcohol, but also has a mental or emotional illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc. Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services.
  • Individual Therapy
    This term describes one-on-one therapy, in which a patient and trained counselor, social worker, psychologist or psychiatrist meets privately with a patient to discuss challenges related to lifestyle, work, family and romantic relationships that may have contributed to the development of an addiction.
  • Residential Treatment
    Residential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.

Facility Settings

  • Average Location/Amenities
  • Private/Secluded
  • Beach Community

Rehabs 360 Guide

ABOUT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PALM BEACH

Part of the Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches (BHOPB) and set in a sprawling stucco facility in Lake Worth, Fla., the Seaside Center is a residential addiction treatment center. Clients with co-occurring disorders are also treated, and medically monitored detox services are located on-site.

According to the facility’s website, detox typically takes seven to 10 days. It is among the 10 percent of Florida residential facilities to offer detox.

TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT

According to Behavioral Health Palm Beach's website, all clients must undergo a pre-admission screening over the phone, which usually takes no more than 10 to 20 minutes.

Treatment at Seaside Palm Beach combines 12-step methods with evidence-based practices. Supplemental therapies are offered twice weekly including EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing), hypnotherapy, acupuncture and biofeedback, massage, and meditation.

Clients may also participate in anger management groups and relapse preventions workshops. Specialized treatment tracks are offered for professional athletes, healthcare professionals, first responders and aviation professionals.

A comprehensive three-day family program is available for loved ones and includes counseling and education.

STAFF CREDENTIALS

According to the facility’s website, the treatment team includes a medical director, a master of social work, and a licensed clinical social worker.

ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES

Images on the Seaside Palm Beach website show double-occupancy bedrooms, along with and modern lounging and living spaces. There is also an outdoor pool. The sixteen individuals polled by Rehabs.com to date provided mostly positive opinions about accommodations and amenities.

Accommodations & amenities: 4/5

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

Of the nine alumni polled by Rehabs.com at the time of this writing, seven provided positive opinions about Behavioral Health of The Palm Beaches. The other two alumni gave negative feedback.

Alumni praised the staff, treatment effectiveness, different activities, and the variety of treatment approaches available. "I liked the different approaches they took, plus there was different activities to do to help keep my mind focused on something other than the substances that caused me to be there," an alum wrote in a representative review.

The alumni who gave negative feedback noted the facility is in a bad part of town and compared the atmosphere to a prison.

The 62 people to leave Google Reviews for Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches in Lake Worth at the time of this writing gave an average of four out of five stars, and mostly positive commentary. Alumni praised the center by noting the staff went above and beyond, calling the food awesome, praising the accommodations and amenities, and even noting the center saved their life. [1]

"Behavioral health of the Palm Beaches definitely saved my life," Daniel wrote in a representative review.

On the Facebook page for Behavioral Health Palm Beach in general, which the organization can edit, the facility received an average rating of 4.7 out of five stars based on 58 reviews to date. [2]

WHAT FAMILY & FRIENDS SAY

The four loved ones surveyed by Rehabs.com to date gave the facility mixed feedback. W.C., whose brother attended the program, gave the facility five out of five stars for treatment effectiveness. "if you have tried everything and nothing has worked and you or your loved one is truly ready to commit to recovery, then give BHOPB a chance... This facility literally saved our brother\'s life," they wrote.

The other three loved ones, on the other hand, expressed issues with the treatment center.. D.B. complained that the rehab still owed them money after their daughter left early, while Melissa told Rehabs.com that there were “too many negative things to list.”

“My loved one was in a one-to-one situation with an aid at a facility while going through withdrawal and was still able to get away to get drugs and get worse,” another loved one wrote.

FINANCING

According to the facility’s website, most private insurance plans are accepted, however Medicaid and Medicare are not. Rates vary depending on client need and are calculated on a per day rate.

[1] GoogleReviews
[2] https://www.facebook.com/pg/BHOPB/reviews

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west palm was one of best experiences of my life even though the lack of sleep i got just four hours a night for almost 15 days due to people you had to share a room with . everybody had to deal with it tested my sanity thats part of the trip it makes you tough it was a magical experience just to step outside of your tired dead life for a while thats what its about to cure your addiction it was like an out of control spring break vacation resort a mental institution and the twilight zone i loved it the therapist are all really good ... especially jodie and kattie . they will really listen to you. everybody was so whacked out we were all on the same page i would walk to people and what cha in for that would break the ice and they would tell you every thing. i'm tryin to get messed up agin so i can go back. west all of use alcoholic junkies love you forever thank you. god grant me the serenity to accept the things i cannot change the courage to change the things i can and the wisdom to know the difference

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This place, because of my financial situation with my son, didn't even call me back to let me know that they were shipping him to Deland to another PHP. I just found out because he called me from Amtrak. His case manager and his psychologist told him they called me to let me know. These kids in need of help are like pieces of meat to these facilities. It's a damn shame that they don't care. It's all about the mighty buck!

Michele F

    I just left your facility on October 18 2019, I I read very disappointed in this felicity because when I got there noone showed me around I just followed other people to learn here I was to go finally soine came to mr 4 days later but buy that time I new what I was doing, the rooms smelted like mildew in it in to room mildew was in the walls the hallways up stairs were all wet and I almost slipped down the stairs a couple of times, the staff were good except the nurses one gave me the wrong medication 3 times, I asked to see the doctor because both of my toes were effective and I asked the nurses for 4 days and finally the 5th day I saw the doctor and was given wrong antibiotics I had to go to my doctor in NY to get a culture and was different antibiotics I didn't feel that I was getting the right treatment that is most of the reason I went home and got different antibiotics 2 weeks later there still effective I would not recommend this place to anyone.

    Jordan

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    This facility works great if you are taking your recovery seriously and humble yourself enough to listen to everything the staff tells you to do. It works if you actually work it.

    Brittany

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    This is the best treatment center in the country. Clinical staff, In Network with insurance.
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