Help is closer than you think

Taking the First Step

We know it can be scary to take that first step, even when you know help is needed. Our trained admissions specialists are here to make the entire process easier, helping you on your way toward a more healthy and productive life. Our admissions specialists can complete a confidential telephone assessment to help determine the appropriate level of care to fit your current needs, the needs of your patient, or those of a loved one.

What To Expect
When You Call

When you or a loved one needs help, it can be hard to know where to turn. We understand. That’s why we have highly trained admissions specialists ready to walk you through the process. They’ll be with you every step of the way.

What to Bring

We know you have questions, so before you arrive, we have some practical tips to make your stay more comfortable. This includes information on what to pack, other items you might want to bring, and what is best left at home.

Shawn Mallicoat

I believe in MBH, what it has to offer, and the countless lives changed. I am committed to working with compassion and a sense of urgency to get you the answers you need to make a decision regarding treatment options.

— Shawn Mallicoat
Vice President, Admissions & Patient Finance

Paying For Treatment

Admitting someone you love needs help is hard enough without worrying about how you’re going to pay for it. Our trained admissions specialists will walk you through the process and go over your financial options, including private pray, in-network insurance, and out-of-network providers.

Referring Professionals

We know you value your patients and want to be sure you find the right program for them when they need a higher level of care. Our goal is your goal: to give each individual the best possible chance for complete recovery and to restore balance to their life. We are committed to providing the highest level of individualized care in a safe, nurturing environment. We will get your client on the road to recovery and then return them to your care.

We’re Here When
Reality Hits

As parents, you may initially experience a sense of relief once your teen begins treatment but that can also come with feelings of guilt. Maybe you’re getting questions from well-meaning friends or family members that have you second-guessing your decision to seek treatment for your teen. Others have been where you are, and we can walk you through the different stages of treatment and how to work through those feelings.


Our experienced, compassionate Admissions team is here to help 24 hours a day and will treat you with the compassion and respect you deserve. Let our specialists help you create a road map to get your family to a healthier, happier place.