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Health, Hope, Healing

No-cost assessments are available anytime, day or night
Specializing in youth psychiatric services, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health offers comprehensive behavioral health treatment to children and adolescents.
Acute Inpatient Hospitalization

Inpatient hospitalization treatment is designed for patients facing an acute psychiatric crisis in need of immediate stabilization. Treatment is provided by a multidisciplinary group to provide tools for a successful discharge.

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Residential Treatment

Our residential treatment program features age-specific units for adolescent boys and girls, ages 11 to 17, and is conducted in a therapeutic setting to help address a wide-range of mental health needs or substance use disorders.

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Partial Hospitalization

For patients not requiring an inpatient level of care, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health provides a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) as an outpatient option to address the developmental, emotional and psychiatric concerns of each patient.

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Professional Referrals

If you are a medical provider, school professional or anyone else looking to refer a child or adolescent to Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health, please complete and submit our professional referral form. A member of our team will respond shortly thereafter.

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What to Bring

Learn about what items should be brought on unit, and what should be left at home during treatment at Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health.

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News & Events

Visit our News & Events page to find out what upcoming events are being held at Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health. You may also sign up to receive news updates delivered to your inbox.

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Services

When children experience severe emotional crisis or struggle with ongoing behavioral issues, parents can turn to Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health for specialized care. Our highly structured acute inpatient and Partial Hospitalization treatment programs focus on helping children deal with feelings of depression, anxiety, anger and other mood and/or behavior disorders.

We offer acute inpatient treatment as well as a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) to children ages 4 to 11.

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When adolescents, ages 12 to 18, experience severe emotional crisis or struggle with ongoing behavioral issues, parents can turn to Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health for specialized care. Our highly structured acute inpatient and Partial Hospitalization treatment programs focus on helping children deal with feelings of depression, anxiety, anger and other mood and/or behavior disorders. We also offer a trauma-informed residential treatment program for adolescents who have had difficulty with more traditional therapy methods.

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Licensing & Accreditation

The Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval on our website shows that we have demonstrated compliance to the most stringent standards of performance, and we take pride in our accreditation.

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Meet Our Staff

Learn more about the people who work to ensure that every patient and family experience with Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is as positive as possible.

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Partnerships

As a proud supporter of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health provides education and resources to the communities we serve.

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Patient Satisfaction

The staff at the Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is dedicated to providing high quality care to children, adolescents and their families. We believe our patient satisfaction scores demonstrate this and take pride in our outcomes.

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Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health

860 Kempsville Road, Norfolk, VA 23502 United StatesContact Us