If you ask Pamela McFadden how she feels about being a part of HumanKind’s Therapeutic Foster Care program (TFC), she’ll tell you she’s learned a lot and gained a family—but she hasn’t always felt that way.
Mental Health Skill-Building Service (MHSS)* addresses the needs of individuals who are experiencing difficulty functioning in their daily lives. Our qualified Mental Health Professionals provide rehabilitative services that seek to increase an individual’s overall stability in the least restrictive and appropriate environment.
Reimbursed by Medicaid, MHSS provides a multitude of interventions designed to help individuals live a more independent lifestyle by improving their overall daily functioning. We offer assistance with budgeting and financial skills, household management skills like healthy meal planning, food preparation and organizational skills, as well as effective communication skills and anger and stress management.
To qualify, an individual must demonstrate a clinical need for service due to mental health, behavioral, or emotional illness that results in significant impairments in daily functioning, and must meet the following criteria:
For more information, contact us at (434) 455-3628 or MHSS@humankind.org.
*We are licensed through the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services