Admissions & Referrals | Turning Leaf Behavioral Health Services

Turning Leaf’s Residential Treatment and Community Housing programs are designed to support adults (18 years and older)  with a primary diagnosis of mental illness, developmental disability, co-occurring mental illness and substance use, personality disorder and/or history of traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Some individuals served additionally may present as behaviorally complex and/or medically complex.

Admission Criteria is a Primary Diagnosis of one (or more) of the following:

  • Mental Illness
  • Developmental Disability
  • Dually Diagnosed Mental Illness and Intellectual/Developmental Disability
  • Personality Disorder
  • Co-occurring Substance Use Disorders, secondary to one of the above
  • History of TBI

Referrals to Turning Leaf may be initiated by:

  • Community Mental Health (CMH) case manager or supports coordinator
  • Individual or their guardian, when applicable
  • External Case Manager or Supports Coordinator
  • Physician, Psychiatrist
  • Mental health professional/Social worker or Therapist
  • Hospital Discharge planner

If you would like to make a referral to Turning Leaf, contact us at admissions@turningleafrehab.com

Step 1: Download and fill out the application form.

  • PDF iconPhysician Referral Form – The qualified mental health professional must complete this form and it should be mailed along with all pertinent supporting documents listed below.

Step 2: Complete the form and submit with supporting documentation.

Supporting documentation typically includes, but is not limited to:

  • Psycho-social Assessment or other Mental Health Assessment
  • Individual Plan of Service (IPOS)/Person Centered Plan (PCP)
  • Psych Evaluation or Medication Review notes
  • Current Medication List
  • Behavior Treatment Plan (if applicable)

Send to:

Access Manager
Turning Leaf Behavioral Health Services
PO Box 23218 Lansing MI 48909

Tel:            (517) 393- 5203 ext. 117
Toll Free: (800) 777- 2918 ext. 117
Fax:           (517) 393- 8968

E-mail: admissions@turningleafrehab.com

Step 3: Participate in an interview.

The consumer may be asked to participate in a pre-admission interview. This interview can be conducted in person through a tour at a Turning Leaf location, in a hospital or other behavioral health program.

Step 4: Decision

After the completion of the process, the Access Manager will discuss with the Clinical Team and inform the referring agency of the determination.