Mental Health Skill-Building

Adult: (18 and over)

Services designed to meet the needs of clients experiencing difficulties due to emotional, behavioral and mental health issues. Service includes efficient delivery of:

*Data gathered from client satisfaction surveys

*Data gathered from client satisfaction surveys

  • Assist in overcoming emotional and behavioral barriers to vocational success.
  • Training in community living skills.
  • Monitoring of housing, financial, medical, educational, rehabilitative and psychiatric services
  • Training opportunities to promote and encourage healthy leisure activities

Who is eligible for MHSS?

Individuals eligible for MHSS must demonstrate a clinical necessity due to a mental, behavioral, or emotional disturbance that results in major life activities impairment. Individuals must have a qualifying mental health diagnosis (Psychotic disorder, major depressive disorder-recurrent, or bipolar disorder I or II). The individual has had some type of residential treatment such as: Psychiatric hospitalization, residential crisis stabilization, Intensive Community Treatment (ICT) or Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) services, placement in a psychiatric residential treatment facility (TRC Level C) or TDO evaluation as a result of decompensation related to serious mental illness. Lastly, in the last the 12 months the individual has been prescribed anti-psychotic, mood stabilizing, or anti-depressant medication.

MHSS is for adults experiencing but not limited to:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Substance abuse
  • Autism
  • Physical or sexual abuse
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Anger
  • Self-harming behaviors
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Mood Swings