Discovery Behavioral Health opens teen treatment center in Dade City

The 24-bed facility opens amidst increased demand among teens for mental healthcare due to the pandemic.

By Rose Wong Originally Published Aug. 19 Updated Aug. 19 on Tampa Bay Times

DADE CITY — Discovery Behavioral Health’s new adolescent residential mental health treatment facility plans to welcome its first patients in the next two weeks.

The Dade City Discovery Behavioral Health Center, a 24-bed facility at 37445 Clinton Ave., opened Aug. 12 to serve teenagers who were previously hospitalized for mental health reasons or have behavioral health needs that can’t be met by outpatient services.

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