Call for a free screening (over the phone) to see if the program is a good fit for your teenager.

Admissions Criteria

The Maples serves teenage females ages 13-18 who are struggling with mental health disorders, substance use, disordered eating, and trauma.

Your teen may qualify for The Maples Residential Psychiatric Program if she…

  • Has had a mental health professional recommend residential treatment programs

  • Experiences symptoms of eating disorders, self-harm, suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety, or trauma

  • Would benefit from round the clock care as she works towards stability

Eating disorders are complex and serious medical conditions that require early-intervention and care. The Maples offers a residential treatment program for a variety of eating disorders including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge-Eating Disorder, Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder, and Other Specified Feeding and Eating Disorders. Our licensed eating disorder professionals will provide individualized care, including the most up-to-date evidenced-based care, with compassion and understanding.

For a free over the phone assessment, please contact us at 225-955-6935.

Insurance and Payment Information

We are in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield and United Healthcare. We also work with each individual insurance provider to set up a single case agreement or out-of-network option. Please call us and we will give you options and verify eligibility.

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What should I pack for residential treatment at The Maples?

What TO bring:

  • Basic unopened toiletry and hygiene products (soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, floss, shampoo, conditioner). NO ELECTRIC TOOTHBRUSHES.
  • T-shirts (10) (No V-necks, crop-tops, tank tops, or inappropriate designs)
  • Shorts (10) (decent length, no spandex or biker shorts)
  • Sweatpants, leggings, jeans, long pants (3). Consider personal preference when packing. Should your daughter prefer leggings to shorts, please adjust accordingly.
  • Jacket/Sweatshirt (2)
  • Socks (7)
  • Tennis shoes (1), slippers (1), boots (1) for equine therapy. (No shoes with laces, including boots)
  • Underwear (10)
  • Bras without wire ex: sport bras/tank tops, wireless bralettes (4) 
  • Pjs/nightclothes (3)
  • A journal (no wires)
  • Photos of your loved ones 
  • You can bring up to two blankets (2) (one for your bed and one for the day area). You may also bring (2) pillows.
  • Stuffed animal (1) (Please make sure that there is no hard plastic, battery packs, pouches, zippers, or pockets)
  • Headphones for school-related videos
  • One-piece bathing suit for summer months 
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • 30 days worth of prescriptions
  • Plastic reusable water bottle. (No steel or glass)

What you MAY bring but it is not required:

  • Appropriate books
  • Coloring books
  • Markers/crayons or Markers (Must be felt, or brush tip. Marker caps cannot have pocket clip on them)
  • Make-up

What NOT to bring:

  • Drugs or alcohol (products containing alcohol such as mouthwash or hand sanitizer)
  • Weapons
  • Cash
  • Any valuables sentimental or monetary (jewelry, electronics)
  • Piercings will need to be removed. (Can wear plastic spacer but The Maples will NOT provide spacer)
  • Electronics (telephone, video games, computers)
  • Tobacco items (vapes, e-cigs, cigarettes)
  • Hair clips with metal pieces
  • Perfumes, candles, essential oils or scented lotions
  • Hair dye
  • Fake nails or Fake eyelashes
  • Aerosols (dry shampoo, hairspray, deodorant, etc)
  • Clothes with strings (strings will need to be removed or cut out)
  • Magazines
  • Putty, play-doh, glue, glitter, or other craft supplies
  • Razors (of any sort)

Things to be aware of:

  • NO ELECTRONICS will be allowed inside The Maples.
  • NO jewelry (rings, watches, bracelets, necklaces, earrings, nose rings). Bead bracelets are allowed.
  • NO perfume or glass bottles
  • NO removable drawstrings in pants or sweatshirts.
  • All items brought into The Maples will be searched by staff.

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Allowing individuals and families to address their needs in a safe, nurturing environment, providing an increased level of self-esteem, self-worth and emotional regulation.

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