Intensive Family Intervention (IFI) Services are intended to improve family functioning by clinically stabilizing the living arrangement, preventing the child or adolescents’ out of home therapeutic venues (i.e. psychiatric hospital, therapeutic foster care, residential intervention services), and promoting reunification for the identified child or adolescent. Services are delivered with a team approach and are provided primarily to the child or adolescent in their living arrangement and within the family system.

Upon entrance into IFI, each family receives:

  • Comprehensive Assessments
  • Person Centered Treatment Planning
  • Family Team Meeting (FTM)
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Individual and Family Counseling/Training
  • Case Management
  • Intensive Supporting Resources Management
  • Other rehabilitative support to prevent the need for out of home placement or promote reunification
  • Multidisciplinary Team Meeting (discharge planning)