Celebrating Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Learn how Devereux
is helping those with developmental disabilities find their voice, discover their strengths and live their best lives.
Who We Help
is one of the most important building blocks in successful treatments and outcomes.
Join Our Team
If you are looking for a rewarding career in behavioral health, Devereux is hiring individuals with a passion for helping children, adolescents and adults in need. We offer advancement opportunities, competitive pay/benefits, student loan debt assistance and more Explore our job opportunities today
Sharing Messages of Hope
At Devereux, we believe it is important to promote positivity and a sense of calm as we navigate these unprecedented times together. One way we are doing this is by finding inspiration amid the uncertainty
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, and Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is raising awareness about the importance of inclusion for children, adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities, and celebrating the unique strengths and vital contributions of these individuals.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about one in six children in the U.S., ages 3 to 17, have one or more developmental disability.
“Everyone has something special to offer – and we all want to belong. When we look beyond a disability, we discover an incredible individual with diverse skills and talents who wants to be accepted, respected and included,” said Devereux National Director of Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services Carol Anne McNellis, Psy.D., BCBA. “At Devereux, we strive to help those with developmental disabilities build positive relationships, create meaningful connections in their communities and lead productive and fulfilling lives.”
Donate to Devereux: Through your gift, you are contributing to our mission to unlock and nurture human potential in people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
Devereux has announced that Christy Barr, M.S., has been selected as vice president and chief pharmacy officer. In this role, Barr will lead Devereux’s enterprise-wide strategy related to pharmacy operations and medication management services across the organization’s continuum of care.
At Devereux, our employees are at the heart of everything we do – and are key to our success. Learn how Devereux Pocono Assistant Residential Manager Andrea Lindsay is serving and inspiring others every day.
In this Devereux video, President and CEO Carl E. Clark II speaks with Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Rhea Fernandes, Psy.D., and Senior Vice President and Chief Clinical and Medical Officer Yolanda Graham, M.D., about part of Devereux’s strategy – related to having industry-leading programs and services.
Saul Monaloy was a senior in high school when he began writing poetry. Influenced and inspired by the rock band, Rush, Saul used his newfound talent to express everything he was feeling at the time – confusion and loneliness, as well as hopefulness and love.