Maybe you can't travel with your child to a therapist. Maybe your child isn't comfortable in an unfamiliar office. Or maybe your child has behavioral difficulties surrounding their intensive treatment situation. No matter the situation, you can trust Comprehensive Counseling Solutions of Virginia to help. We offer intensive in-home counseling services for children and young adults under 21 with a mental health condition in Chesterfield, VA.
We'll visit your home and provide intensive in-home counseling services to your child for 6 to 10 hours per week. Intensive in-home services are designed to specifically improve family dynamics, provide modeling, and the clinically necessary interventions that increase functional and therapeutic relationships between families.
To work with an in-home Qualified Mental Health Professional, the following criteria must be met:
1. The child has difficulty in establishing or maintaining normal interpersonal relationships to such a degree that they are at risk of hospitalization or out-of-home placement because of conflicts with family or community.
2. The child exhibits such inappropriate behavior that documented, repeated interventions by the mental health, social services, or judicial system are or have been necessary resulting in being at risk for out of home placement.
3. Exhibit difficulty in cognitive ability such that they are unable to recognize personal danger or recognize significantly inappropriate social behavior resulting in being at risk for out of home placement.
Intensive In-Home services will be provided wen services that are far more intensive than outpatient clinic care are required to stabilize the individual in the family situation or when the individual's residence as the setting for services is more likely to be successful than a clinic.
Requirements for Family members include:
1. At least one parent/legal guardian or responsible adult with whom the individual is living must be willing to participate in the intensive in-home services with the goal of keeping the individual with the family.
2. In the instance of this service, a responsible adult shall be an adult who lives in the same household with the child and is responsible for engaging in therapy and service-related activities to benefit the individual.