Children’s Behavioral Health Home

The behavioral health home model is a community support-based service focusing on the collaboration of medical needs and behavioral health needs. The support for each member is carried out through a team approach.

Team members include:

  • Health Home Coordinators (Case Managers)
  • Medical and Psychiatric Consultation
  • Nursing
  • Certified Youth and Family Support Peers
  • Clinical Guidance
“So be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s A Great Balancing Act. And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and ¾ percent guaranteed) Kid, you’ll move mountains.”

― Dr. Seuss

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This team will support each member according to the individual treatment plan in the following domain areas:

  • Coordination of care with medical/behavioral health professionals
  • Assisting in referrals to resources that assist in maintaining members independence in the least restrictive environment.
  • Provide crisis supports to prevent the need for a higher-level of care
  • Problem solving barriers to effective treatment and building on coping skills
  • Developing communication between the educational systems and families
  • Monitor effectiveness of treatment through frequent team meetings

Target goals areas may include:

  • Education Support (IEP, 504 plans)
  • Behavioral Health referrals
  • Medical care coordination
  • Collaboration with natural supports
  • Parent support and skills teaching
  • Assessing barriers to treatment and building on strengths

ABHS will be with you each step of the way to provide the support at each stage of your child’s life.

Care Coordinators are available to members during business hours and on-call for any crisis or emergencies that arise during non-working hours.