Investors Bullish on School-Based ABA Providers

Despite some public stumbles among private-equity-backed ABA providers, investors are still interested in the space. And 2024 could be a crucial M&A year for autism practices. This is partly because many ABA and autism providers completed their last transaction between 2017 and 2019.  “As you think about the typical investment period, for those capital partners, […]

Investors Pursue Behavioral Health Platform Deals After Tumultuous 2023

After a year of reckoning, the behavioral health industry is set up to see platform deals return to the market. In 2023, behavioral health dealmaking was down by roughly 30% year-over-year. This slowdown was partly due to macroeconomic trends, including inflation, high interest rates and the conflicts in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. The […]

Behavioral Health Provider Turnbridge Pursues Sale, Promotes $15M EBITDA 

Behavioral health operator Turnbridge is in talks to sell, touting about $15 million of EBITDA. Turnbridge, which provides mental health and substance use disorder (SUD) care, is pursuing a sale of the company, according to Axios. Investment banking firm Raymond James was hired to lead the sale, sources say.  New Haven, Connecticut-based Turnbridge offers gender-specific […]