Blended Case Management
Blended Case Management is a service that assists children, adolescents and their families with mental illnesses or emotional disorders by gaining access to psychiatric, medical, social, educational, and other services. The level or type of case management service is determined by the intensity of the needs of the child, adolescent and family. Case management services include linking with services, monitoring of service delivery, gaining access to services, assessment and service planning, problem resolution and help in using community resources.
Population Served: Service is available to children, adolescents and families who need assistance in accessing services in particular the behavioral health system. Special care is taken for cases where children have had numerous placements including hospitalizations.
Services: Each child or adolescent, if eligible, is assigned an individual case manager who will work with the child and family to monitor and assess services. The type of case manager will depend on the level of need. Children, adolescents and families could be seen every two weeks to once a month, depending on level of care needed.
- 335 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. 18702. Phone number: (570) 825-6425
- 133 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, Pa. 18657. Phone number: (570) 836-2722
Hours of Operation: Services are provided at the convenience of the family.
Sheila Zambetti – Case Management Director
Phone: 570-825-6425 x651
Parent Child Interaction Therapy
Parent Child Interaction Therapy is an evidence-based treatment that has demonstrated clinical improvements in the behavior of pre-school-aged children. See the following video to learn more about PCIT and the Children’s Service Center. For inquiries or to make an appointment for your child call 570-825-6425.