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Valor Program

Valor Program

Valor Program

The Valor Program at Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center is a 14-bed inpatient acute, resiliency-focused and trauma-informed care program providing mental health and substance use treatment and education for:

  • Firefighters
  • Police officers
  • Active duty military
  • Veterans
  • EMS
  • Dispatch
  • Corrections
  • Crime Scene Technicians

Treatment by master’s-level clinicians can help first responders build upon the resiliency skills they already use to overcome challenges in their daily job duties.

Services can include:

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Reconsolidation of Traumatic Memories (RTM)
  • Pet Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Music Therapy
  • Yoga

Program features:

Benefits of the program include an indoor gym, outdoor courtyard, recreation room, private lockers and computer vestibules with cellphone access and smoking privileges. Narcotics Anonymous/Alcoholics Anonymous® meetings are held on site. Our patients are treated to fun outings such as bowling, movies and going out for ice cream. We have a dietitian on staff and our meals consist of chef-inspired cuisine.

Our goal is to help first responders return to duty or support the transition to their next stage of life.