Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

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 22 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 Kelly Andreou, Ph.D., Clinic Director

    Diane AndreouDiane Kelly Andreou, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist (PY6621) who specializes in cognitive-behavioral therapy and evaluation. She has worked with children and families for over 20 years, utilizing practical, evidence-supported interventions that emphasize individual and family strengths to facilitate positive change. Dr. Andreou’s experience in the evaluation of children and adolescents includes assessment of social, behavioral, emotional, intellectual and academic functioning.

    Dr. Andreou received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and her master’s and doctoral degrees 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. In addition to clinical work, Dr. Andreou has worked as a trainer, continuing-education provider and clinical supervisor. Outside work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and daughter.

     

    Steve Arcidiacono, Ph.D., Staff Psychologist

    Steven Arcidiacono, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist (PY10133) specializing in behavioral pediatrics and cognitive-behavioral therapy with children, adolescents, young adults and their families. Dr. Arcidiacono received his bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University and his master’s and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. He completed his clinical internship at the Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health in Boys Town, Nebraska, and conducted his post-doctoral fellowship here at Boys Town South Florida.

    Dr. Arcidiacono prioritizes empathy and building a strong therapeutic alliance while tailoring evidence-based interventions to fit the needs of each family. His particular interests are in helping with behavioral problems, screen-time management, sleep health, habits/tics and anxiety. Dr. Arcidiacono enjoys digital media (movies, TV, video games, internet, YouTube), comics, music, theme parks, cheering on the New York Mets and Buffalo Bills, and trying to keep up with his rambunctious toddler.

     

    Ryan Egan, Ph.D., Staff Psychologist

    Ryan Egan of Boys TownRyan Egan, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist (PY10565) specializing in behavior problems. He received his bachelor’s degree from Duke University and his master’s and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Central Michigan University. Dr. Egan completed his pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral residency at the Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, where he received additional training in multiple evidence-based treatments for a variety of child and family concerns and conducted research on treatments for behavior problems.

    Dr. Egan has specialty training in behavior problems and trauma-focused treatment, and also has experience with developmental disorders, attention problems, anxiety, depression, family conflict, brief pediatric intervention, parent training, psychological assessment and college counseling. He prioritizes evidence-based practices, high-quality research and the individual needs of the child and family when deciding how to treat presenting concerns. In his free time, Dr. Egan plays piano, guitar and video games, and enjoys snuggling with his dogs and his wife.

  • 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)

  • Location

    Please call 561-612-6056 to schedule an appointment.

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

    Boys Town South Florida Behavioral Health Clinic
    Mahoney Pediatrics
    12983 Southern Blvd. Suite 100
    Loxahatchee, FL 33470

  • Insurance Accepted

    We currently accept the following insurance:

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield/Florida Blue & New Directions
    • Cigna
    • United Health Care/Optum
    • Medicaid
    • Prestige
    • Staywell/Wellcare
    • Sunshine Health
    • CMS (Title 19 and 21)
    • Out of Network
    • Self-pay

    Please call for our affordable private pay rates.