Hopewell Behavioral Health Program
Funders: Missouri Department of Social Services (targeted funding to augment additional funding provided by service delivery partner).
Goal: Provide behavioral health services (crisis intervention, parent training, evaluation, counseling, tutoring, day treatment and more) to support elementary school students and their families. Also provide training to school staffs on how to assess students for behavioral problems and serious emotional disorders and how to make referrals for support.
Program Partner: Hopewell/People’s Health Centers
Most Recent Impact/Results: 91% of students served in the program did not have school suspensions. 328 teachers and school staff attended trainings -with 87% indicating increased understanding of behavioral health issues.
Availability: Contact Hopewell.