The Reach Program
Adolescence can be a difficult time for many teenagers. It is especially hard for teenagers who have been diagnosed with mental health disorders. The Reach program specializes in helping these young people gain the skills they will need in order to return to and to succeed in a regular school setting.
The Reach program is a school-based, partial hospitalization program that provides a clinical and alternative education environment for students who have been diagnosed with significant mental health disorders such as oppositional defiant disorders, conduct disorders, mood disorders and anxiety disorders.
What are the goals of the Reach program?
How does the Reach program achieve its goals?
The program strives to achieve its goals by providing therapeutic, educational and family services.
To whom does the Reach program provide services?
Reach is a voluntary program available to adolescents ages 14-21 years old who reside in Chester County and who have been diagnosed with a mental health disorder.
How does a student access Reach program services?
Referrals are accepted from parents, school personnel and mental health professionals. To refer an adolescent or to schedule and intake evaluation, please call 610-384-7647 or e-mail Sue Lombardi
Who provides the services?
Services are provided by the following professionals:
When does the program operate?
The program operates year-round, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. However, during the summer, Reach provides therapeutic services only.
Is participation in Reach confidential?
Confidential information about an adolescent 14 years or older including his/her treatment plan may not be revealed to anyone outside of the Reach program without the adolescent's written consent. Exceptions to this rule are made for certain situations which are explained as necessary.
Where is Reach located?
The Reach Program
Child and Career Development Center
1525 East Lincoln Highway
Coatesville, PA 19320
For additional information, please contact Sue Lombardi, program coordinator.
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