Our agency offers realistic alternatives to inappropriate behaviors
caused by psychological and environmental factors.
Intensive In-Home
Guiding Young Girls is a gender specific "all girls" Intensive in-home program. Our therapeutic intervention is intended to stabilize the child, increase parental capacity, and promote reunification or prevent the utilization of out-of-home placements (i.e., psychiatric hospital, therapeutic foster care, and residential treatment facility). Interventions are delivered primarily in the family's home, community or specific problematic area(s).

The focus of this time-limited intervention:
• Defuse the current crisis and/or resolve ongoing stressful issues.
• Provide intensive case management to link the family to other needed community services;
• Provide individual, couples and/or family therapy by a LMHP.
• Provide parent skills training to increase family's ability to effectively problem solve and
   manage behavioral issues. "Family Systems" focused interventions.
• Monitor and manage the inappropriate behaviors, presenting psychiatric and/or
   addiction symptoms.

Services typically range from 5 to 10 hours of intensive therapeutic services per week.

Making an Intensive In-Home Referral
Referrals can be made to Guiding Young Girls by calling our intake staff at:
757-595-8008 or by faxing a copy of the referral form to 757-595-8002.
Other Programs
Programs we provide include:
• Intensive In - Home Services
• Out Patient Services
• Wrap Around Stabilization Services
• Day Care Services
• Truancy
• After School Therapeutic Program
• Summer Camp Programming
• The CATCH Day School
        1st - 8th grade
        Licensed by the VA Dept. of Education
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