Outpatient Mental Health Services
What is Outpatient Mental Health: Family Resource Center of South Florida, Inc. (FRC) provides intensive support services to children, adolescents and adults in crisis as identified by the Department of Children and Families and Our Kids of Miami Dade/Monroe. Services include parent-child psychotherapy, parenting education and supervised or therapeutically supervised visitations for families in the child welfare program. Psychological evaluations are provided by licensed psychologists and psychiatric services are also provided.
Description of Clients: The primary goal is to provide assessment/triage; referral; and mental health and/or psycho-educational services to families who have open Dependency Cases due to allegations of child abuse, neglect or abandonment.
During the triage visits for abuse and/or neglect, counselors evaluate the parent-child relationship and will focus primarily on Parent Education and develop a treatment plan based on their assessment of the situation to help the families follow their court mandated Case Plan.