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Behavioral Health and Rehabilitation Services is a long-term, preventive, and rehabilitative service designed to serve members with severe and persistent mental illness who need structured ongoing maintenance.
Eligibility : Must be 18 or older with a chronic ongoing mental illness. Must also have a Medicaid Card.
Diagnosis: Must have a diagnosis of one of the following: Bipolar with delusions/hallucinations; Schizophrenia; Schizo-Affective; Major Depressive Disorder with delusions/hallucinations; these must be chronic and ongoing.
Functionality: Deficiencies in 3 of 5 major life areas:
Self Care, Social, Ability to Maintain Household, Maladaptive Behaviors, Maintain Health and Safety and Community Skills.
- IRI will pick the client up at their place of residence and bring them to one of our day treatment centers.
- Participants will be fed nutritious meals while at our centers.
- They are in a classroom setting where a structured program of ongoing regularly scheduled activities designed to maintain a member’s level of functioning and prevent deterioration. This may include instruction in personal hygiene; community resources; interpersonal skills; problem solving; communication; stress reduction; interpersonal relationships; social skill development and coping skills; understanding mental illness and current events.
- Community outings are also a part of this program and for the most part are scheduled on a weekly basis.