THIS SERVICE IS AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATION(S):
7564 BROWNS MILL ROAD, CHAMBERSBURG, PA 17201
2020 SOUTH QUEEN STREET
YORK, PA 17403
YOU ARE NOT ALONE IN THIS
For parents struggling to connect with their child or understand the underlying causes of an emotional disturbance, Laurel Life’s Family Based Mental Health (FBMH) Services can provide a much needed lifeline.
Designed to reduce psychiatric hospitalizations and other out-of-home placements, FBMH utilizes a range of therapeutic interventions to strengthen and maintain families. By improving coping skills and empowering family members with strategies to care for the child at home, FBMH services helps families to stay together and function more effectively.
A NON-TRADITIONAL HOLISTIC APPROACH
With FBMH services, family members who may be unable or unwilling to participate in traditional outpatient programs can access mental health treatment. All services are community-based and delivered primarily in the home environment at a time that is most convenient for the individual child, siblings, parents, other caregivers and natural supports.
In addition to brief crisis stabilization, FBMH services include intensive treatment, education and skill building. All services are provided by a team of two clinicians and one clinical consultant and last for up to 32 weeks in duration.
During treatment, one of the key goals of FBMH services is to connect children and families with community agencies and other resources. By doing so, FBMH services help to create a comprehensive support system that families can rely on both during treatment and beyond. Laurel Life clinicians also develop aftercare plans once treatment is complete that directs families to agencies and practitioners who will be able to provide continuing services and support.
RAPID RESPONSE TO FAMILY NEEDS
Through a combination of individual and family therapy, crisis intervention, referrals to other community resources and ongoing training, FBMH services help families to identify and build upon their strengths so they can maintain their role as the primary caregiver for the child.
Funded by the Office of Mental Health, Department of Public Welfare, FBMH services are provided at no cost to the family. The program serves children between the ages of 3 and 21 that have a Medical Assistance (MA) card, are enrolled in Perform Care or Community Care, have a mental health diagnosis and are at risk for out-of-home placement. At least one adult parent must be willing to participate in the services.
Referrals can be made by parents, family and friends as well as psychiatrists, case managers, school members and other mental health providers. Once a referral is made, every effort is made to respond quickly and efficiently. A determination of eligibility is required from a physician or licensed psychologist prior to the initiation of services.
CALL US: 717-375-4834
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"THE BEST THING I HAVE RECEIVED FROM LAUREL LIFE SERVICES IS THE ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE WITH MY SONS"