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What to Bring

What to Bring to Treatment at Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health

What to Bring

  • Three changes of clothes. Clothing should be loose fitting and comfortable enough for gym time as well as group/therapy times.
    • Washers and Dryers are available.
    • All clothing must be labeled with your child/teen’s name.
  • Pajamas
  • Jacket (if during cold weather)
  • Shoes without strings/buckles/sharp objects

Personal hygiene products will be provided by Kempsville Center including toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, soap.

Prohibited Items

  • No clothing with:
    • Strings
    • Vulgar language, drug or alcohol related themes, and/or gang related themes
  • No personal electronics including but not limited to, tape recorders, iPods, game systems, cell phones, CD players and CDs are not permitted.
    • Some electronic items may be provided by the facility to check out for periods of time based upon advancement of your child on the level system.
  • No body piercings are allowed on the unit.
    • All piercings are to be removed prior to admission. This includes facial, tongue, belly button and all other types of piercings.
  • Valuables such as jewelry and money will be sent home with family/guardian.

The facility is not responsible for any lost, stolen or misplaced personal items.

We’re Here to Help. Call Today.

If your child or teen is facing difficulties with mental health, Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health may be able to help. Call 757-461-4565 today for a no-cost, confidential assessment. No referral or emergency room visit is needed.