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Behavioral Health Clinic

Behavioral Health Services for Youth of All Ages

The Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic offers outpatient services for families with children from infancy to 22 who are experiencing social/emotional, academic, or behavior concerns. Learn more about our clinic and our staff below.

To make an appointment please call 561-612-6056.

  • About Our Clinic

    The Boys Town South Florida Behavioral Health Clinic offers outpatient services for families with children from infancy to 18 who are experiencing social/emotional, academic, or behavior concerns. Our staff is comprised of professionals with the training, experience, and expertise necessary to provide your family with the support and guidance to succeed. We work with families to develop effective strategies for a range of challenges such as:

    • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Oppositional and Defiant Behaviors
    • School-Based Behavioral and Academic Problems
    • Anxiety and Worry
    • Depression
    • Irritability and Tantrums
    • Sleep and Bedtime Problems 
    • Following Instructions/Accepting Decisions
    • Peer and Sibling Relationships
    • Fears and Phobias
    • Bed-wetting and Toileting Concerns 
    • Habits (hair pulling, fingernail biting, and thumb sucking) and Tics
    • Picky Eating
    • Screen Time Management
    • Trauma
    • Difficulties with Adjustment (Divorce, moves, significant changes in the family)

    The Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic specializes in creating a comprehensive care approach. Our mission is to care for problems before they develop into more serious health and behavioral issues by involving the whole family. We provide the following services:

    • Family Therapy
    • Individual Therapy
    • Psychological Assessment
    • Academic Assessment

    If you are concerned about your child's behavior, Boys Town can help.

  • Our Professional Staff

    Our staff actively works to coordinate care with your family, primary care physician, schoolteachers and others to provide a comprehensive, inclusive approach that ensures long-term success.

     

    Diane Andreou, Ph.D., Clinic Director

    Diane AndreouDiane Kelly Andreou, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist (PY6621) with extensive training and experience in working with children and families. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and her master’s degree and doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. After completing her internship at the Oklahoma Department of Health, she returned to south Florida for a post-doctoral fellowship with the Child Protection Team at the University of Miami’s Mailman Center for Child Development. Dr. Kelly then worked as a training director and supervisor to advanced graduate students, taught effective positive parenting skills, served as an adjunct professor to undergraduate students and offered continuing education to mental health professionals. As a board member of a local nonprofit organization, she advocated for the prevention of maltreatment of vulnerable children.

    Dr. Kelly’s clinical work covers a range of presenting concerns, including anxiety, depression, attention problems, behavioral disorders, developmental disorders, interpersonal relationships, personality disorders, and adjustment to stress and trauma. She utilizes evidence-supported interventions that emphasize individual and family strengths, working collaboratively with families, schools and other professionals to facilitate positive change. Dr. Kelly’s experience in the evaluation of children and adults includes assessment of social, behavioral, emotional, intellectual and academic functioning.

     

    Steve Arcidiacono, Ph.D., Staff Psychologist

    Steve Arcidiacono, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist with focus on providing therapeutic and assessment services to help children, adolescents, and families. Dr. Arcidiacono received his bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University and his master’s and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. He completed his clinical internship at Boys Town's Center for Behavioral Health in Omaha, Nebraska, and conducted his post-doctoral fellowship here at Boys Town South Florida.

    Dr. Arcidiacono has broad clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and families through his formal training in outpatient behavioral health, residential treatment, group counseling, parent training, and psychological assessment. He is an affable and conscientious professional who emphasizes strengths and promotes change through evidence-based interventions. He has specialty interests within behavioral pediatrics in the areas of oppositional behavior, anxiety, screen-time management, physical activity, and sleep health.

  • Client Forms

    ​​​​​​​​​​Below are the forms that you will need for your appointment at the ​Boys Town South Florida Behavioral Health Clinic. The first two groups of ​forms are ​mandatory. If you have any ​questions, please contact 561-612-6056.

    New Client F​​orms to Complete and Bring With You (Mandatory)

    New Client Informat​​ion and Notices (Mandatory)

     Additional Co​nsent and Release Forms (When Needed)

  • Locations

    Please call 561-612-6056 to schedule an appointment at any location.

    Boys Town South Florida (West Palm Beach)
    Behavioral Health Clinic
    1655 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 102
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401

    Boys Town at Palm Beach Pediatrics Palms West
    12955 Palms West Drive, Suite 100 (Building 8)
    Loxahatchee, FL 33470

    Boys Town at Palm Beach Pediatrics Boynton Beach
    8200 Jog Road, Suite 101
    Boynton Beach, FL 33472

  • Insurance Accepted

    We currently accept the following insurance:

    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • CMS Concordia
    • Cenpatico
    • Florida Medicaid
    • New Directions Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Staywell
    • Sunshine
    • Wellcare

    Please call for our affordable private pay rates.