Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services are rehabilitative mental health services aimed to restore the youth to their highest level of social functioning. The interventions used in this service are conducted with the client in a one-on-one environment both in the client’s home and in a variety of social settings that best fit the client’s expected outcomes and achievements. Psychosocial Rehabilitation is a goal-oriented service that follows a treatment plan of goals and interventions individualized to the client’s needs.
Therapeutic interventions include:
Behavior management: Recipients learn how to manage their interpersonal, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral responses to various situations. They learn how to positively reflect anger, manage conflicts, and express their frustrations verbally. Recipients learn the dynamic relationship between actions and consequences.
Social competency: Recipients learn interpersonal-social boundaries and gain confidence in their interpersonal-social skills.
Problem identification and resolution: Recipients learn problem resolution techniques and gain confidence in their problem solving skills.
Effective Communication: Recipients learn how to genuinely listen to others and make their personal, emotional, and physical needs known.
Moral reasoning: Recipients learn culturally relevant moral guidelines and judgment.
Identity and emotional intimacy: Recipients learn personal and interpersonal acceptance. They learn healthy (appropriate) strategies to become emotionally and inter-personally intimate with others.
Self-sufficiency: Recipients learn to build self-trust, self-confidence, and/or self reliance.
Life goals: Recipients learn how to set and achieve observable specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, and time-limited goals.
Sense of humor: Recipients develop humorous perspectives regarding life’s challenges.