ABOUT BEAUMONT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Located in Lexington, Ky., Beaumont Behavioral Health provides mental health services and substance abuse counseling to children, teens, and adults through its two Lexington locations. The facilities also offer specialized services for individuals struggling with opioid dependency. Treatment is only available on an outpatient basis during business hours, Monday through Friday. Walk-in appointments are available during the week on an urgent basis.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Treatment starts with an initial behavioral and psychiatric assessment, which are used to create an individualized treatment plan. Staff can coordinate care with other health care providers, on an as-needed basis. Treatment typically consists of individual and family therapy, skills building workshops, and medication management. Clients struggling with substance abuse-related concerns also learn coping skills and relapse prevention techniques. Couples counseling is also available.
Additionally, the Beaumont Behavioral Health provides medication-assisted treatment (MAT) utilizing buprenorphine, Subutex, and Suboxone, which helps manage opioid cravings and alleviate the severity of withdrawal. The facility is one of theTo help clients succeed in treatment, clients are strongly encouraged to also participate in 12-Step within the community while enrolled in the facility’s MAT program.
Beaumont Behavioral Health’s treatment team consists of therapists, counselors, licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs), and nurse practitioners.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
At the time of this writing, Best-rehabs.com has not received any reviews from alumni of Beaumont Behavioral Health. However, alumni reviews sourced from third-party review sites were generally positive.
On Google reviews, the facility earned an average rating of 4.5 out of five stars from 147 reviews to date. In positive reviews, alumni praised staff members and the reported a high level of care. In a representative positive review, alum Dina wrote: “Very happy with staff and absolutely love my doctor.” Alum Sandy added: “Very caring team of professionals. Personable and easy to talk to. I would recommend to anyone needing help.”
Negative reviews tended to report concerns with billing practices, appointment scheduling, and other administrative issues. Alum Keith wrote: “Stick your head in a toilet and flush. That’s about as useful as attempting to reach anyone over any matter at this business.”
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
To date, Best-rehabs.com has received one review from a loved one of a former client. In contrast to most alumni reviews, loved one L.D. was critical of the facility, offering a one out of five-star rating for the facility’s overall effectiveness.
L.D. had concerns about the level of experience and credentials of the staff, writing: “Beaumont Behavioral Health is run by a group of nurse practitioners who do not have the experience or education level of a psychiatrist.”
L.D. also echoed some alumni criticisms regarding administrative issues. The loved one wrote: “They prescribed him the incorrect medicine. When his mother called to try to get help, the staff could not schedule my nephew in until several weeks later, because they were too busy.”
No information regarding cost of treatment is available on the Beaumont’s website. According to the facility’s website, the facility accepts most private health insurance plans, managed care plans, and self payment via credit card, cash, or check.