Who We Are

Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is a leading community partner providing acute, residential and partial hospitalization treatment for children and teens exhibiting behavioral and/or mental health concerns. Our programs are designed to treat your child or teen in a safe, secure, therapeutic environment.

Kempsville Center is:

  • TRICARE®-certified The Joint Commission accredited
  • Licensed by The Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services.
  • Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Education Facilities (VAISEF) accredited.

Action Alliance: 

As a proud supporter of the National Action Alliance on Suicide Prevention, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health provides education and resources to the communities we serve. Watch our video below to learn more:

Our Mission:

To provide superior quality healthcare services that:
PATIENTS recommend to family and friends
PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients
PURCHASERS select for their clients
EMPLOYEES are proud of and
INVESTORS seek for long-term return.

Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is dedicated to providing high quality care to children and adolescents, and their families.

Our guiding principles for the staff at Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health include:

  • Service Excellence: Provide timely, professional, effective and efficient service to all customers.
  • Continuous Improvement in Measurable Ways: Identify key needs and assess how well we meet those needs. Continuously improve services and measure progress.
  • Employee Development: Hire talented and driven people. Increase skills through training and experience.
  • Ethical and Fair Treatment of All