fbpx

Home-Based Services

The goal of our Home-Based Services Program is to help families stay together and thrive. Often, good families have developmental challenges that an objective professional can help guide the family to wellness. This may include situations in which the child is at imminent risk of leaving or being removed from the home or is currently out of the home and needs help to return.

CHOICES Home-Based Services Program provides therapeutic services in the homes of the children and their families.

Are you looking to make a referral for your child to receive mental health services?

Children’s Mental Health Services

Parents or guardians whose children have Ohio Medicaid-based insurance can refer their children directly to CHOICES for services.

The Home Based Services department offers in-home outpatient mental health services for youth 4-18 years of age. CHOICES mental health team has a holistic approach to serving youth when providing counseling and supportive services in the community. This dynamic team has specialties in trauma informed care, attachment disruptions, Depression, Anxiety, Oppositional behavior, and ADHD. 

The Home Based team has licensed therapists with expertise in completing full mental health assessments and creating individualized treatment plans to meet each client’s needs. 

CHOICES provides mental health services to youth in Montgomery, Clark, Greene, Hamilton and Warren Counties. Youth must have an active Ohio Medicaid Insurance from one of the managed care agencies: Buckeye Health Plan, CareSource, Molina Healthcare, Paramount Advantage and United Healthcare

When to Call? This program may be able to help your child if he/she is experiencing one or more of the following:

  • A change in behavior in the home, school or community.
  • An unexplained academic decline.
  • Loss of interest in things your child typically enjoys.
  • New or increased anxiety.
  • Experiencing a death or traumatic event.
  • Increase in anger or impulsiveness.
  • When you are struggling to manage your child’s behaviors.
  • When things just don’t feel right. (trust your gut)

Our Mental Health Services for children include the following:

Meet our Mental Health Team

Jennifer Decker

Mental Health Therapist II & Referral Coordinator
Full Profile

Earl Nichols

Mental Health Therapist
Full Profile

Amanda Sheidler

Mental Health Support Worker
Full Profile

Wayne Edmondson

Mental Health Support Worker
Full Profile

Yalonda Slaughter

Mental Health Support Worker
Full Profile

Duke Durkey

Mental Health Therapist
Full Profile

Amber Broyles

Mental Health Support Worker
Full Profile

If your child could benefit from our mental health services or you have questions please call our main office at (937) 264-0084. You can also email us.

X