Anyone can make a referral including the parent. There is no actual physical location as they work in the home, school, and community.
· Crisis Intervention:
o The crisis, the perception of an unmanageable situation;
o The individual or group in crisis; and the case manager who provides aid.
o Crisis intervention requires that the person experiencing crisis receive timely and skillful support to help cope with his/her situation before future physical or emotional deterioration occurs
· Medication Management and Training:
o Learn about the mental health diagnosis.
o Have support to reduce symptoms related to the mental health disorder.
o Learn about medications and how they can help reduce symptoms related to the mental illness
· Skills and Training Development:
o Functional skills and appropriate behavior related to the individual’s health and safety
o Instrumental activities of daily living, and use of community
o Monitoring and education regarding mental health, nutrition, and physical condition
o Use of community resources
o Organization and Routine
o Anger management skills
o Enhancement of social and interpersonal skill
· Targeted Case Management:
o The TCM process is a shared partnership between the client and/or family and community supporters and the case manager.
o Client and/or family, community supporters are actively involved in all phases of the process – assessment, planning, problem solving and identification of resources.
o TCM ensures available resources are efficiently accessed and being used