Child & Adolescent Intensive Treatment
Screening, Assessment, & Support Services (SASS)
For children and adolescents who may be hospitalized due to a diagnosed or undiagnosed Serious Emotional Disorder (SED), we offer the Screening, Assessment, & Support Services (SASS), which is a 90-day program that will provide you and your child intensive counseling, mentoring, crisis intervention and case management to youth and families.
System of Care Program (SOC)
The SOC program is a community-based system that provides an array of critical, intensive therapeutic interventions and/or facilitation services to emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children and adolescents who are wards of DCFS. The goal of the SOC program is to stabilize the placement of these youth. Services include: crisis intervention, individual counseling/ therapy, case management, coordination of service delivery, advocacy, service brokerage, respite, and case consultation.
For those circumstances that require out of home placement for children and adolescents who are wards of the Department of Children and Family Services, EHD offers a community-based; System of Care Program (SOC) that provides an array of critical intensive therapeutic strategies and/or coordinating services to emotionally and behaviorally challenged children and adolescents. Maintaining a stable and familiar environment through the utilization of these services is the ultimate goal of the SOC Program.