Immanuels Healing Center

"Healing Power with a Human Touch"

PSYCHOSOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING - GROUP (YOUTH)

Psychosocial Skills Training – Group (Youth) is a face-to-face therapeutic, rehabilitative, skill building service for children/youth to increase and maintain competence in normal life activities and gain the skills necessary to allow them to remain in or return to their communities. It is an organized service based on models incorporating psychosocial interventions. The goals of the service include:

  • To achieve the restoration, reinforcement, and enhancement of skills and/or knowledge necessary for the recipient to achieve maximum reduction of his/her psychiatric symptoms.
  • To minimize the effect of mental illness.
  • To maximize the recipient's strengths.
  • To increase the level of the recipient's age-appropriate behavior.
  • To increase the recipient's independent functioning to an appropriate level.
  • To enhance pro-social skills.
  • To increase adaptive behaviors with family and peers and in school and community settings.