Supervisor/Contact person and telephone number:
Grace Ann Talarico, LPC 732-542-6422 X 103
Description of Services:
Provides FREE in-home individual and family therapy for children. The purpose of the intervention is to strengthen the family, to provide stability and to preserve the family unit in the community. This can be achieved as children receive individualized care planning and support with their families.
The goal of the program is to prevent children with emotional challenges from being placed outside their home, either in a hospital or another substitute care-giving arrangement.
Any family in the state of New Jersey is eligible. To receive the FREE service call 1-877-652-7624 and request MHA as your service provider. The family will then obtain approval thru The Contracted System Administrator – PerformCare. Referrals may also come from Care Management Organizations (CMO) or Youth Case Management (YCM), also DCBHS service providers. IIC services are only provided in conjunction with the CSA or other authorized agents of the DCBHS.
Level of Service:
67 children were served during 2010.
A fee for service program, funded by either Medicaid or the Division of Child Behavioral Health Services System (DCBHS)