Often our services are sought out when a child or adolescent is experiencing behavioral health problems. Family and Children’s Services provides an in-home family therapy service to assist the entire family. A master’s level clinician and a paraprofessional work together...Read More
The focus of family therapy is to consider the goals of the family as a whole. Typically a clinician will meet with either part or all of the family to complete the initial interview. Once this has been completed the clinician will assist the family in creating their family...Read More
Dear Island Friends,
Welcome to our new web site. Since 1962, Family & Children’s Services has been committed to providing high quality, professional and confidential mental health and therapeutic addiction services for individuals and their families.
Please Call 508.228.2689 or 911
Emergency Mental Health Crisis Response:
In collaboration with the Nantucket Cottage Hospital and the Nantucket Police Department, our dedicated Emergency Response staff is available 24/7 to respond to Psychiatric and Substance Abuse emergencies. The Emergency Response team provides a mental functioning assessment and evaluation, treatment planning and placement recommendation, stabilization support, and grief counseling where appropriate.