Welcome to Children's Advantage! We are dedicated to helping families build stronger, healthier relationships. Our team of expert counselors provides personalized support and guidance to help you overcome challenges and achieve your goals. Contact us today to learn more about our services.
Therapy services help families navigate through challenges, improve communication, and build stronger relationships. Our counselors work with children, adolescents and families to identify goals and develop strategies to achieve them.
Type of service: Individual, family and group
Our team specializes in working with children and adolescents to address a variety of concerns, including anxiety, depression, behavioral issues, and more. Our Psychiatry team assesses the need for medication and the child or adolescent's progress while on medication.
Case Management (CPST) workers can help clients manage other life concerns so they can focus on their mental wellness in a session and get the most from their treatment with us. CPST services links parents/guardians with community supports to meet external needs.
This could include: linking to food, medical, housing assistance
Children's Advantage staff consults with schools, community organizations and designated preschool/childcare facilities to provide prevention and early identification of youth experiencing potential mental health issues.
School-based services include but are not limited to:
Our team specializes in working with youth, and young adults struggling with substance use and mental health challenges. We provide assessment and individual services as well as support for families.
Utilizing The Seven Challenges® program, we help substance dependent youth to make a commitment to change.
Children's Advantage provides FREE diversion programs for students who may be struggling with substance use. The goal of these programs is to decrease substance use and provide an alternative to expulsion/suspension/legal charges.
Children's Advantage has 2 highly trained art therapists that through creative activities, can help children learn to express themselves, build self-esteem, and develop healthy ways to manage their emotions.
Our agency offers specialized groups for children and their parents. These groups are designed to address specific needs such as anger management, coping skill growth, and social-emotional development.
We accept Commercial Insurance, Medicaid, Self Pay and allow paying on a sliding scale. We work with you to find the best method for you to pay for treatment. We are in network with most insurances. Call us to verify.
The first appointment is to assess the problem and determine the appropriate care plan.
Telehealth is a safe and secure video chat that allows your therapists and counselors visit with you remotely. Telehealth is easy to use, convenient, and flexible.
Children's Advantage Strategic Plan was developed in January, 2019 and is available upon request.