Therapeutic Day Treatment

OUR GOAL

To reduce negative behaviors that impede learning to ensure youth are prepared to meet Standards of Learning Benchmarks and Adequate Yearly Progress.

OUR PLAN

  • Partner with each child’s school, home, and community resources to ensure individuals and families receive all necessary services (i.e., medical, dental, educational, and mental health);
  • Decrease the number of children misdiagnosed for school-based services when mental health services are warranted; and
  • Provide Behavioral Specialists within the school setting to assist in decreasing out-of-school suspensions, classroom removals, and truancy.

MODALITIES UTILIZED

  • Comprehensive Assessment
  • Individualized Service Planning
  • Individual & Group Counseling
  • Strength-Based Client-Centered Approach
  • Behavior Modification
  • Social Skill Building
  • Anger Management
  • Classroom Removal & Truancy Prevention
  • Community Service & Activities
  • Advocacy & Educational Support
  • After School & Summer Program
  • Wrap-Around Services
  • Forgiveness & Servant Leadership Training

Admission Criteria

The admissions criteria for the referred individual are as follows:

  • Must be a child, adolescent, or adult ages three (3) and above at the time of the referral; and
  • Is at-risk for being removed from the classroom or school for behavioral, social, and/or emotional issues; or
  • Have difficulty in establishing or maintaining normal interpersonal relationships to such a degree that they are at risk of hospitalization, homelessness, or isolation from social supports; and/or
  • Exhibit such inappropriate behavior that repeated interventions by the mental health, social services, or judicial system are necessary; and/or
  • Exhibit difficulty in cognitive ability such that they are unable to recognize personal danger or recognize significantly inappropriate social behavior; and/or
  • Funding for NDUTIME services are available through Medicaid, Medicaid Waiver, Department of Juvenile Justice, grant funds, scholarships, private donors, self-pay, and/or
  • Family Assessment and Planning Team (FAPT) funding approval process.