Outpatient Therapy Services

Services are available to assist persons with developing and maintaining coping skills that facilitate the adjustment and integration within their living environment and community.  Recipients are empowered to make decisions about their care with the expected outcome of an increased quality of life.  The overall goal is to maximize strengths, reduce behavior problems or functional deficits stemming from the existence of a mental health disorder that interferes with the recipient’s personal, familial, educational, vocational, or community adjustment.

Outpatient Therapy specific areas of focus may include:

Outpatient Areas
Trauma Domestic Violence
Vocation/Education Coping Skills
Relationships Anger Management
Grief and Loss Psychiatric  Illness

Individual Therapy

The treatment process focuses on the individual’s presenting problems and symptoms.  The psychotherapist provides a non-judgmental, non-threatening, strength based and supportive approach in which a therapeutic relationship is developed.  The individual is provided with the ability to explore and gain insight into their actions and behaviors within a therapeutic environment.

Couples Counseling

The focus of treatment is the relationship. Couples therapy focuses on the problems existing in the relationship between two people.  The psychotherapist will assist the couple in identifying the conflict issues within the relationship and help the couple decide what changes are needed so that they are both satisfied with the relationship.

Therapeutic sessions are provided by Masters Level and Licensed Therapists who assist the individual in planning and care.  These sessions usually last 45 to 60 minutes. Some of the evidence based practices applied by the clinicians include but are not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Play Therapy, Trauma Focused Therapy, Client Centered Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Psychoeducation, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT),  Art Therapy,  Behavior Modification Therapy, Couples Therapy, Sibling’s Relation Mediation. Individual/ Family /Couples Therapy are offered in most Legacy BHC locations for children, adolescents, young adults, adults, and seniors in the office, schools, daycares, after-school programs, and in private settings in the community. Please check the location closest to you to find out more.

Group Therapy

Can help you improve your mental health and help to reinforce and maintain your treatment goals in addition to all of your recommended mental health services, such as psychotropic medication management and Individual therapy. It involves at least one Mental Health Therapist and two or more people in each session and is typically held 1-2 hours per week. The group dynamic often helps people feel supported as they move forward and provides a lasting peer driven support system long after mental health services have successfully been completed.

Whether your personal goal is recovery, healing, improving social skills, or something else, group therapy could help you achieve it. Many groups are designed to target a specific problem, such as depression, obesity, panic disorder, social anxiety, chronic pain or substance abuse. Other groups focus more generally on improving social skills, helping people of all ages deal with a range of issues such as anger, shyness, loneliness and low self-esteem. Groups often help those who have experienced loss, whether it be a spouse, a child or someone who died by suicide.

Group therapy is offered in most Legacy BHC locations for children, adolescents, young adults, adults, and seniors in the office, schools, daycares, after-school programs, and in private settings in the community. Please check the location closest to you to find out more.

Admissions Screening/Intake

The admissions department at Legacy is committed to provide our clients with the best quality of care. We have a well trained team of licensed screeners available.  Additionally, we have bilingual English and Spanish speaking admissions assistants working together as a team to answer any questions you may have. We would like to assist you during the intake, screening, and assessment process to provide you the best quality of services.

What to expect?

Once you have been referred to Legacy, one of our caring and professional admission assistants will contact you to gather necessary information and answer any questions about the admission process you may have.  A convenient appointment will be set for you to meet with a screener to complete your intake and assessment. During this appointment you will be referred to appropriate services such as: Psychological and/or Psychiatric evaluation, Medication Management, Therapy, or Targeted Case Management. You can also contact Legacy if you need services without a previous referral.


  • Children over 5 years of age and adults are eligible for services.
  • Have an insurance accepted by Legacy (Complete list below)
  • If you do not have insurance, we will assess your financial situation based on your income. This will determine if you qualify for a discounted fee by utilizing our sliding fee scale or any other funding we may have available. We also accept self-pay.

Note: We do not accept private insurances.

Documents needed for the screening

For the screening process, you will be required to bring the following identifying documentation:

  • Driver’s license
  • Insurance cards
  • Legal guardianship documents for minors
  • Birth Certificates
  • Court Orders
  • Among other necessary documents we may request.

Department contact information

To contact the Admissions Department please call 561-616-8411 and press prompt 4 or email us at: admissions@legacybhc.com

Accepted Insurances

Accepted Insurances
Aetna Healthy Kids Medicare/Aetna
AmeriHealth Caritas (Prestige) Medicare/Sunshine (cenpatico)
CMS Title 19 Medicare/Freedom
CMS Title 21 Medicare/Humana
Clear Health Alliance Medicare/Molina
Community Care Plan (FHK) Medicare/Prestige
Devoted Health Plan Medicare/Simply
Healthsun Health Plan Medicare/Wellcare
Humana Self-pay
Magellan Health (Medicare CarePlus) Simply Healthcare
Medicaid Simply Healthy kids
Medicare Sunshine Health
Medicare United Sunshine Welfare

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