Behavioral Health is a broad term that refers to how a person’s actions affect their overall health. This covers mental health, substance misuse concerns, stress-related physical symptoms, and health-related behaviors. Our emotional, psychological, and social well-being are all addressed by mental health.
Our Psychiatric Services Design Specialists are proud to support organizations who are offering those affected by behavioral health conditions the support, dignity, and continuum of care needed for patients to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, we'd like to take this time to recognize our clients and the steps they are taking to make a difference! 
Recent Clients in the News
Acadia Hospital Breaks Ground on New Pediatric Inpatient and Adult Inpatient Renovations Project
In response to the statewide need across Maine, Northern Light Health's Acadia Hospital breaks ground on a transformational project! Read More
Cambridge Health Alliance Hosts Discussion Focused On The National Mental Health Crisis

On Saturday, March 12, Cambridge Health Alliance welcomed the U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Assistant House Speaker Katherine Clark, Congresswomen Ayanna Pressley, and Lori Trahan to CHA Cambridge Hospital for a roundtable. Read More
Acadia Hospital Responds to the Demand for Psychiatric Care Across the State of Maine
Northern Light Health’s Acadia Hospital is moving forward with a new Children and Adolescent inpatient building, renovations to their existing inpatient building, and expanding outpatient programs. Read More
Children in Crisis Need More Than Emergency Departments Can Offer
The ongoing surge of pediatric patients seeking care within emergency departments shines a light on the fact that Emergency Departments lack the infrastructure to provide the specialized care children in crisis require. Extended waiting periods can also hinder the recovery process due to additional stress and unknown care plans. More specialized child and adolescent psychiatric units will enable patients to access the care they need in a safe and age-appropriate environment. Read More
Project Spotlight
Rutland Regional Medical Center, Rutland, VT
Psychiatric Services Adult Inpatient Unit
To meet the needs of the greater Rutland, VT community, the Rutland Regional Medical Center (RRMC) planned renovations of their adult Psychiatric Services Inpatient Unit. The previous unit was challenged by semi-private rooms that hindered the number and type of patients that could be admitted... Read More
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, Lewiston, ME
Children & Adolescent Behavioral Health
Like many Behavioral Health providers, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center found itself faced with the challenges and changes in: treatment focus, cultural expectations, deinstitutionalization, and financial reimbursements. Wanting to continue their compassionate patient centered care...Read More
Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA
Adolescent Psychiatric Unit
Cambridge Health Alliance embarked on an ambitious plan to renovate three floors of an existing hospital to provide five psychiatric in-patient units for children and adolescents. This treatment program is key to the Commonwealth’s initiative to increase options for some of the State’s most vulnerable and underserved patients focusing on Neuropsychiatric and General Psych Services. Read More
Celebrating More Than a Decade-Long Partnership!
The Lavallee Brensinger Behavioral Health team is proud to be a trusted partner of Brattleboro Retreat for over a decade as they offer patients hope, healing, safety, and privacy throughout the full continuum of care.
Engage Our Psychiatric Services Design Specialists
Joan Eagleson, RA
Christina Mellor, IIDA, NCIDQ, LEED AP
Interior Design Director