H.I.G. Growth Partners (“H.I.G.”), the dedicated growth capital investment affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Community Intervention Services, Inc. (“CIS” or the “Company”), has completed the acquisition of Northstar Psychological Services, Inc. (“NPS”). CIS was established by H.I.G. in partnership with behavioral healthcare executive Kevin Sheehan, to acquire, develop and operate a national network of specialized behavioral health treatment facilities and programs. NPS marks CIS’s seventh acquisition and further expands the Company’s geographic footprint into Georgia. NPS currently provides services across 38 counties, employs a clinical staff of over 90, and provided treatment to well over 2,600 patients in 2014. Community Intervention Services, Inc. (“CIS”) was formed to acquire, develop and operate a national network of specialized, community-based behavioral health programs. Currently, CIS has diversified operations across seven states, employs a clinical and support staff of approximately 3,000, and provides care to well over 50,000 patients/consumers on annual basis. CIS was founded by H.I.G. Growth Partners and Kevin P. Sheehan, CEO.