Mental Health Skill Building (MHSS)

(MHSS) provides training and skill-building for adults with mental illness, emotional disturbance and individuals who struggle with independence and activities of daily living.

Our counselors provide individuals with a centered approach including:

• Individual and/or group counseling
• Behavior management
• Crisis intervention family counseling
• Psychoeducational intervention

Goal:
This service is designed to help achieve and maintain community stability and independence by enhancing independent living skills.
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Who is eligible?

Adolescents and adults who have the following as a primary Axis 1 DSM diagnosis: Individuals 18 years of age or older Mental Health


Diagnosis:

  • Psychotic Disorder
  • Schizophrenia 
  • PTSD
  • Bipolar I/II
  • Major Depressive Disorder


Additionally, the individual shall:

  • Require individualized training in acquiring basic living skills.
  • Prior history of a psychiatric hospitalization, residential crisis stabilization, Intensive community treatment, PACT services, TDO or TDO evaluation.
  • Prescription for anti-psychotic, mood stabilizing, or anti-depressant

James Bentley Treatment Program

COVID-19 update: We are accepting patient admissions and scheduling virtual outpatient appointments.