Adult Services (3)

ADULT

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We offer a range of programs, treatment services, and treatment groups to adults with mental health and/or substance use disorders.

Child & Adolescent Services (3)

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We offer programs, treatment services, and treatment groups for individuals 17 and younger that struggle with mental health or substance use disorders.

Community Outreach & Education Services

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We provide four community-based programs as part of our mission to promote emotional wellness through community education & awareness.

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EMERGENCY

SERVICES

 

We provide 24/7 emergency screening, crisis stabilization, and referral to other services for anyone experiencing a behavioral health emergency.

Our Mission

To promote emotional wellness through psychiatric, mental health and substance use disorder treatment services and community education and awareness.

Get Certified in M.H.F.A.

Certification course teaching community members to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

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Monthly virtual support meetings welcoming NE FL community members to discuss the effects of mental health and substance use issues.

Join a Support Group

Monthly support groups for individuals who have lost a loved one to suicide or overdose. Hosted in Fernandina Beach, FL, and Hilliard, FL.

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STARTING POINT NEWS

Latest news at Starting Point

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Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare awarded $4.7 million to expand Mental Health Services and open new location in Callahan

September 29, 2021

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare announced it was awarded $4.7 million in funding from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration CMHC Grant Program. The purpose of this program is to enable community mental health centers to support..

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Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare awarded grants to teach teen Mental Health First Aid in every Nassau County High School 10th grade classroom

September 28, 2021

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare announced it was awarded grants from Baptist Health and the Community Foundation of Northeast Florida to offer teen Mental Health First Aid at every public high school in Nassau County, FL. This project will expand the partnership..

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Suicide Prevention – Warning Signs, Statistics, Risk Factors, and How to Save a Life

September 23, 2021

Ninety-three percent of adults surveyed in the U.S. think suicide can be prevented. This begs the question – how? In this blog post, we will talk about suicide prevention, uncover some myths and facts about suicide, take a look at local and national suicide statistics, discuss the warning signs and risk factors for suicide..

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City of Fernandina Beach and Nassau County Board of County Commissioners declare August 31st International Overdose Awareness Day

August 30, 2021

On Tuesday, August 17th, 2021, Amy Pipkin, Prevention Supervisor at Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare, accepted a Resolution from Fernandina Beach City Commissioners declaring August 31st as International Overdose Awareness Day.

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