Family Based Mental Health
What We Do
Family Based Mental Health Services is an intensive and comprehensive team-delivered service rendered in the home and community. The long-range goal is to reduce the need for psychiatric hospitalization or out-of-home placement. We strive to complete services within 6-8 months, although the time may be briefer or longer dependent on need.
Treatment is designed to empower families!
The intent of our services are to strengthen and stabilize the family unit, increase life management and coping skills, develop strategies to enhance parenting skills, enhance positive communication skills, and prevent out-of-home placement or to reunify family members.
Family Based Services at Family Pathways utilizes the EcoSystemic Family Therapy style by working with the strength and needs of the family.
The Four Componets of Our Treatment Model are:
Mental Health Treatment
Family Support Services
The Intent of Family Based Services
Family Based Mental Health Services intent is:
To strengthen and stabilize the family unit
To increase life management and coping skills
To develop strategies to enhance parenting skills
To enhance positive communication skills
To prevent out-of-home placement or to reunify family members
Who is Eligible?
Treatment services are available for:
Children up to the age of 21 with a mental health diagnosis who are at risk of out-of home placement
Children who have a referral from a physician or licensed psychiatrist
Interested in Services?
If you think your child may qualify for service call -
Carol at 724-284-9440.