-Placement Referral Information-
Youth are referred to Teaching-Family Homes by social service and mental health agencies, probate and tribal courts, or private payee. Some insurance companies may offer coverage as well. Referred youth are described as pre-delinquent, delinquent, emotionally disturbed, neglected or abused. The agency assists youth who have a history of eating disorders, sexual concerns, aggressive behavior, adjustment difficulties, self destructive behavior, functional disorders, attention deficit, or affective difficulties. These behavior are typically considered to be occurring at a moderate or severe level.
Youth are referred for services by submitting a detailed analysis of their presenting problems, social, medical, family, and school history, plus any prior treatment or psychological assessment reports. Initial referrals may be made by phone at (906)249-5437, print and fax the form here to (906)249-5438, or clicking the submit button once the referral form is filled out. In the case of emergency referrals, please contact our Administrative office within 24 hours of submission at (906)249-5437.
Youth Intake Packet Available Here
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