Seaside Healthcare has acquired Pride In North Carolina, Inc., a private community-based mental health provider organization. The deal allows Louisiana-based Seaside entry into the North Carolina market.

CARF-accredited, Pride treats children and adults in its 12 clinic locations around the state. Seaside’s services include psychiatric treatment as well as substance use disorder and dual diagnosis treatment in multiple settings, which range from inpatient facilities, outpatient and therapeutic group homes, to home and community-based services. Pharos Capital Group is a major investor in Seaside.

This article originally appeared in an article on Behavioral Healthcare Executive.