Family-based therapy is provided in the home and community by a two-person team. It’s a more intensive type of therapy, with a typical authorization period lasting as long as eight months.
Family-based therapists are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to aid in crisis intervention and behavioral stabilization. Through family-based therapy, we focus on the entire family, not just an identified child.
Services are geared toward children and adolescents up to age 21 who are at risk for out-of-home placement due to a severe emotional and/or behavioral disorder or severe mental illness. Family-based teams help families by coordinating resources for successful solutions and management of presenting treatment issues.
Our family-based program strives to:
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