Promoting a Community of Growth


Located in Gaithersburg and Baltimore, Maryland, the Centers for Behavioral Health provide comprehensive behavioral health services throughout the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area. We offer dynamic holistic rehabilitation services through our residential and day programs. Our staff are dedicated to helping individuals understand their illness and manage their symptoms to live to fullest potential in the community. Our clients are assigned a Rehabilitation Coordinator who assist clients in achieving individualized goals.


Life Skills Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program (PRP) and Mar-Lyn Housing Residential Rehabilitation Program (RRP) programs are licensed by the State of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. We are proud to announce that we recently became accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in May 2017. We meet the CARF standards for our PRP as Community Integration and RRP as Community Housing.

Centers for Behavioral Health is pleased to share our outcomes for 2019

To support physical health, 93.5% of clients have visited their Primary Care Physician within the last year.

To support maintaining clients in the community, 100% of clients remained out of the jail system.

To ensure quick entry into services, 93% of referrals turned into intake assessment appointments within 30 days of referral.

To support our clients’ sense of security, 90% of clients reported feeling safe in programs.

To promote lasting recovery, 92% of clients remained in programming 60 days past enrollment.

Contact us for more information on our outcomes or programs.



Centers for Behavioral Health serves individuals with mental illness in the community. We strive to instill hope, increase independence and promote recovery and wellness, through advocacy and education.

Life Skills Gaithersburg

9318 Gaither Rd #245
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Life Skills Baltimore

1645 Ridgley Street

Baltimore, MD 21230


Mar-Lyn Rockville

9318 Gaither Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877


Mar-Lyn Baltimore

200 Duke of Kent Lane

Baltimore, MD 21030