Welcome to BestSelf Behavioral Health.
BestSelf Behavioral Health (BBH) is an innovative organization formed through the merger of Child & Adolescent Treatment Services and Lake Shore Behavioral Health. Both organizations served this community for a combined 120 years and are proven leaders in innovative delivery of mental and behavioral health services in Western New York. Our shared reputation and stellar delivery of quality care in the community, led the Boards of Directors of both organizations to achieve the merger and the creation of what is now one the largest community-based mental and behavioral health organization serving children and adults of all ages in Western New York.
No matter how old you are, where you live in Western New York or what challenges you’re facing—BestSelf Behavioral Health can provide you and your family with the innovative and evidence-based services you need, along with a personal and caring approach that will help you feel respected, valued, confident and hopeful. We are proud to offer numerous locations that provide all of the behavioral health services you need. Our Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) are part of a new concept in outpatient care that is designed to improve overall health by caring for the whole person, better integrating behavioral health care with physical health care and increasing the use of high-quality, evidence-based practices.
BestSelf Behavioral Health also offers a wide range of programs and services to meet the community’s needs including but not limited to award winning after school programs, vocational programs, mobile services for underserved populations including at risk youth, those in recovery and the homeless population; and a best practice model Child Advocacy Center that works with law enforcement and medical, mental health and child protection professionals to help children and their families with a single, child-friendly, coordinated response during and after a significant trauma.