The Starting Place is a comprehensive behavioral health agency that provides counseling, prevention, treatment, diversion and referral services to children, adolescents and adults. Established in 1969, the agency employs more than 100 people, including health care professionals and therapists. Its beach house residential program offers individualized treatment plans, therapies, on-site education, discharge planning and psychiatric services. The agency s school-based prevention programs focus on conflict resolution, anger management, violence reduction, drug prevention and tutorial training. Its funding sources include government agencies, insurance companies and private institutions. The agency is also approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. The Starting Place is headquartered in Plantation, Fla.
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