DBH’s Medical Team consists of staff trained to care for the needs of both adults and children. The team includes Psychiatrists, ARNPs, and LPN staff with extensive experience working with individuals with psychiatric illness.
Medication evaluation and management services are available. Consultation with Primary Care Providers is provided.
The unique needs of children and their families are met through diverse services; including: individual, family support and group treatment. Our therapists work in collaboration with community support systems to offer “Wrap Around” care that promotes happy and healthy development for children. Our team consists of several Child Mental Health Specialists who coordinate care with schools, teachers, families, primary care providers, psychiatric staff and other service providers to foster strong support systems. Parent Education as well as Psychological Testing are also available.
SCHOOL-BASED MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELING SERVICES
Through the generous funding and support of the citizens of Jefferson County, and in coordination with school based medical clinics, DBH counselors provide on-site services and assistance in all East Jefferson County Schools. This free service is available to all students of Jefferson County on a drop-in or referral basis.