Multicultural Clinical Center
Medicaid Intensive Home-Based Services
A psychiatric approach for children under the age of 21

The Multicultural Clinical Center has been approved by the State of Virginia to provide Medicaid Intensive Home-Based Services.
Medicaid Intensive Home-Based Services
Provides home-based counseling and case management services for children under the age of 21.

Services are provided when the child/adolescent is at risk of out-of-home placement (hospitalization, residential or incarceration) or to facilitate the transition to home/community.

This program is based on the medical model focusing on the psychiatric needs of the child, including but not limited to:
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • PTSD
  • ADHD
  • Oppositional/Defiant Disorder
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorders
  • Sexual Offending Behaviors
MCC incorporates its cross-cultural approach to all treatment.

Interventions Include
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Cross-cultural Individual Counseling
  • Case Management
  • A skills building, goal-oriented approach to counseling (psychoeducational, cognitive, behavioral, family dynamics and behavior management)
  • Collaboration and coordination with other service providers, transitioning youth into longer term and continuing service, if needed
  • 24 hour emergency response
  • Services are provided for a minimum of 5 hours per week and a maximum of 6 months

To be referred to this program, at least one (1) parent/guardian should be willing to participate in treatment. In addition, the client must meet at least two (2) of the following conditions:
  • The child has demonstrated inappropriate behavior that required repeated interventions by social services, mental health, the school or judicial system.
  • Due to limiteed cognitive abilities, the child is unable to recognize danger to him/herself/others or recognize extrememly inappropriate social behaviors
  • The child is more likely to benefit from more intensive services provided in the home rather than an office.
  • The child is not receiving other theraputic services except for day treatment, medication treatment or specialized services such as sex offender or substance abuse treatment.
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