About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit organizations providing services, insight and leadership in the evolving field of behavioral healthcare.
Founded in 1912 by special education pioneer Helena Devereux, Devereux operates a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults – and their families – every year. Focused on clinical advances emerging from a new understanding of the brain, its unique approach combines evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement.
With more than 7,000 employees working in programs across the nation, Devereux is a recognized partner for families, schools and communities, serving many of our country’s most vulnerable populations in the areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, education and foster care.
Our programs are offered in hospital and residential, community, and school-based settings. They include:
For more than a century, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has been guided by a simple and enduring mission: To change lives by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
- About Us
- Programs and Services
- Residential Services
- Group Homes
- Special Education - Schools for Residential and Day Students
- CARES School - Center for Autism Resources and Education Services
- Diagnostic Services
- Become a Foster Parent
- Therapeutic/Intensive Foster Care
- STARR (Short Term Assessment and Rapid Reintegration) Program
- Adult Services
- Become an Adult Shared Living Provider
- Supporting Devereux