The Department of Social Work’s Child and Family Therapy Team supports families through a variety of evidence based therapeutic treatment modalities, workshops, consultation services and educational opportunities. These services are designed to support families, improve parent-child relationships and teach skills to cope with stress and trauma.
The Child and Family Therapy Team is comprised of licensed mental health professionals who are trained in evidence-based treatment modalities. These treatments are successful in supporting children and families who have experienced a variety of stressors and traumatic events. The Child and Family Therapy Team is embedded in various outpatient clinics throughout Children’s Mercy.
Child and Family Mental Health services can be found within the following clinics:
The following treatment modalities are utilized by the Child and Family Therapy Team: