Family-Based Mental Health Services
This program is for children up to the age of 21 who have serious mental health issues or behavioral problems. Often outpatient therapy has not been enough, and they are at risk of needing treatment in a psychiatric hospital or other out-of-home setting.
Since our goal is to help you care for your child in your own home, Family-Based Mental Health Services require that at least one adult family member or caregiver be willing to participate in treatment.
Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with a crisis/safety plan worked out during initial meetings.
To participate in the program, a recommendation by a physician or psychologist is required, along with a diagnosis of mental illness.
Family-Based Mental Health Services include:
WHY IT WORKS
Our therapists are experienced, diverse, and receive high quality training on the best ways to work with families. More importantly, we view parents as the experts on their families, and want our services to enhance already existing family strengths and support systems.
This program will:
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