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Professional Referrals

Assessments and Referrals

Dover Behavioral Health’s 24-Hour Assessment Referral Center

When mental health and/or substance use disorder issues arise, help is on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week at Dover Behavioral Health’s admissions department. No appointment or referral is needed.

Our admissions department is staffed with highly trained behavioral healthcare professionals, including social workers, nurses, and counselors, who provide immediate access to confidential help – at no cost. The admissions department’s behavioral healthcare specialists work as a team to develop and initiate the recommended course of treatment.

Our comprehensive assessments include:

  • Evaluation of the presenting problem
  • Mental health and substance use history
  • Current mental status examination
  • Safety assessment
  • Level of care determination
  • Financial considerations
  • Plan of action, including referrals for ongoing support

Admissions’ services are responsive to the needs of individuals, families and professionals. To ensure access to the high quality of help provided by Dover Behavioral Health, we accept most insurance plans, including HMOs, PPOs and other managed care plans. Also, we are Medicaid, Medicare and TRICARE® approved.

Professional Referrals

If you are a medical professional looking to make a referral to Dover Behavioral Health, please complete and submit the form below. A member of our assessment and referral team will contact you shortly.

Do not use this form if you have a medical emergency or urgent problem. Instead, please call us at 302-741-0140. If you need or think you may need immediate medical assistance, contact 911 or seek the nearest emergency room right away.

Don’t Wait, Call Today

Our assessment and referral center is available to receive calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call us at 302-741-0140 for a no-cost, confidential assessment today.