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Behavioral Health/Serenity Place

If you need to talk or request a referral, call us at (941) 342-4461.

Serenity Place at Doctors Hospital offers specialized behavioral health care focusing on diagnosis, stabilization and individualized treatment in a dedicated setting.

Visiting Hours

Mon - Fri: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Sat & Sun: 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Private Setting, Customized Care

  • 16 private rooms
  • Dedicated wing of the hospital to ensure confidentiality and privacy
  • Treatment programs customized to each patient:
    • Treatment options
    • Individual therapy
    • Group therapy
    • Educational groups
    • Loss management and Relapse prevention
    • Group activities (music, dance, reminiscence, yoga)

Meet the Director



Michael Fitzgerald, RN, BSN

Director of Behavioral Health at Serenity Place

Work: (941) 342-4483


Do You or Someone You Love Need Help?

Some patterns that may signal you or someone you love needs help include:

  • Major change in personality, such as feeling more angry or anxious
  • Disruption in daily activities, such as inability to socialize, work or perform daily chores
  • Hallucinations or paranoid delusions that disrupt functioning
  • Inability to adjust or recover from loss, such as the death of a loved one, loss of home or finances, diagnosis of a terminal illness or loss of independence, such as inability to drive

Take a Free Depression Screening Now

We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information, please complete the form below or call us at (941) 342-4461.

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