Youth Services

Child Parent Psychotherapy-CPP
Child Parent Psychotherapy is a trauma -informed therapeutic approach used with young children and parents who have experienced violence or trauma. This type of psychotherapy focuses on restoring the child’s normal functioning and development and their attachment to the caregiver. CPP is primarily used with children up to age five.

Parent Child Interaction Therapy-PCIT
Parent Child Interaction Therapy is a specialized treatment program designed for caregivers and their young children (2 to 7 years old) who are experiencing social, behavioral, and/or emotional difficulties.
PCIT has been found to help children who have any of the following:

  • Frequent temper tantrums
  • Defiance – refusing to follow directions
  • Verbal and/or physical aggression
  • Destruction of toys and/or family belongings
  • Backtalk or sassing adults
  • Whining or crying for no apparent reason
  • Constantly seeking attention
  • Hyperactivity
  • Interrupting others
  • Short attention span
  • Difficulty with behaviors at school, preschool, and/or daycare

Traditional Outpatient Therapy-TOP
Traditional Outpatient Therapy is an individualized mental health service provided by a licensed clinical therapist to offer assessment, education, and individualized treatment plans through individual and/or family counseling.

Medication Management
FCH provides medication consultation and management services for children and adolescents.

School Therapy Services
Our school therapy services are offered through a unique contractual collaboration. Schools identify the needs of their students and staff and work collectively with our team of clinical therapists to set and reach goals for growth in mental, emotional, behavioral health. 

If you are interested in learning more about your school’s mental health resources, please contact the administration team at your school.

If you are interested in learning more about how to set up mental health services at your school, please contact Stephanie Knight, program director of FCH Integrated Behavioral Health.

Head Start
FCH has an agreement with Blue Valley Community Action Head Start 0-5 to provide effective identification and intervention for family and staff concerns about a child’s mental health for children enrolled in the Head Start Program.

Circle of Security Parenting Classroom-COSP-C
Circle of Security Parenting-Classroom approach, an 8-week professional learning series, introduces some practical applications to enhance teachers’ abilities to form secure relationships with children in their care, gain insight into new ways to understand challenging behaviors, learn relationship-based strategies to respond to children’s social emotional needs for safe secure relationships in the classroom; a necessary ingredient for learning.

Chill N Chat
Chill N Chat is an open group series for adolescents that offers opportunities for connection, discussion, and insight into “life” issues. Topics could include; healthy practices for mind and body, stress management, suicide prevention, safety, technology, life skills, diversity, community service, and substance use/prevention.

Mental Health First Aid
Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) are courses for adults who are interested in gaining the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Circle of Security Parenting- COSP
Circle of Security Parenting is an 8-week program based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened. Learning objectives of the program include understanding your child’s emotional world by learning to read the emotional needs; supporting your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions; enhancing the development of your child’s self-esteem; and honoring parents’ innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure.

Each service provided by FCH BH has its own unique set of criteria and guidelines for effective treatment. Our therapists are trained to help assess your needs and provide clinical recommendations appropriate for every individual situation.