Early Childhood Resources for Behavioral/Mental Health
Following is a list of available resources for children and families with behavioral and mental health needs.
Clifford Beers Clinic Connecticut
The Clifford Beers Clinic offers a broad range of outpatient programs and services to meet the mental health needs of children and families in the community. 93 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale Child Study
Children appropriate for IICAPS are those who are discharged from psychiatric hospitals or residential treatment facilities with additional in-home support; children in acute psychiatric crisis for whom hospitalization is being considered; or children for whom traditional outpatient treatment is insufficient to maintain them in the community.
230 S Frontage Rd, New Haven, CT 06520 (203) 785-2540
CT Child Abuse and Neglect Careline: 1-800-842-2288
FL DCF: 1-800-96-ABUSE
DCF protects children who are being abused or neglected, strengthens families through support and advocacy, and builds on existing family and community strengths to help children who are facing emotional and behavioral challenges. Working together with families and communities to improve child safety
Zero to Three National Headquarters (Washington, DC)
"Infant mental health" is defined as the healthy social and emotional development of a child from birth to 3 years; and a growing field of research and practice devoted to the: Promotion of healthy social and emotional development; Prevention of mental health problems; and treatment of the mental health problems of very young children in the context of their families. (202) 638-1144
The Recovery Village® is a network of rehabilitation facilities operated by Advanced Recovery Systems offering comprehensive treatment for substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health conditions. In addition to medical detox, we offer inpatient residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, outpatient, sober living accommodations and aftercare planning.
With locations across the United States, we are committed to serving our communities and improving treatment by hosting regular continuing education events for medical professionals. These events help fulfill our commitment to improving and expanding treatment accessibility and education to enhance client care for the entire industry.