Counseling Services Italian Home for Children

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Contact Information

Italian Home for Children
Contact: Samantha Martinez, Associate Vice President of Community Based Programs
Email Address:
Phone: 617-524-3116

1125 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Area Served: Boston

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Staff members of the Italian Home's clinical department are masters-level therapists trained in working with traumatized and emotionally disturbed children and their families. Clinical interventions with residential children focus on assisting the child and his/her family to make measurable progress toward family reunification, using specific task-centered goals. Clinical interventions with day students focus on supporting and strengthening family living. Therapists at the Home provide a number of services including: Individual therapy, Therapeutic group work, Family treatment, Case management, Collaboration with outside agencies, Aftercare planning and support The following therapeutic services are offered to children and families at the Home: Community Reintegration + support services, Abuse Reactive Behavior, After Care Services, Parent Empowerment Group, Fire setters, Peer Socialization, Preparation for Adoption, Art and Activity Groups, Afterschool Vacation & Summer School Services, Clinical assessment, psychological testing and medication evaluations are available as needed through the Home's relationship with the Family + Community Solutions Mental Health Clinic. CBHI Services, In Home Therapy and Therapeutic Mentoring are offered.

Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Services at Home Italian Home for Children 3 - 4, 5 - 8, 9 - 13, 14 - 18 Jamaica Plain Samantha Martinez 617-524-3116 3239 Counseling Services Counseling, Education, Mental Health, Respite 1) Boston After School Programs, Case Management, Domestic Violence, Domestic Violence Counseling, Family Support, Group Homes, Mental Health, Outpatient, Schools - Day, Shelters - Emergency, Socialization Activities 1125 Centre Street Associate Vice President of Community Based Programs 02130 Private Insurance Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Behavior Disorder, Developmental Disability, Intellectual Disabilities, Language Impairment, Learning Disabilities, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Local Area Associate Vice President of Community Based Programs Cape Verdean, Greek, Haitian-Creole, Portuguese-Creole, Russian, Spanish BOSTON, BROOKLINE, CAMBRIDGE, JAMAICA PLAIN, DORCHESTER, ALLSTON, NEWTON, REVERE, DORCHESTER, SOUTH BOSTON, CHARLESTOWN EVERETT

Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Case Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Family Support
  • Group Homes
  • Mental Health
  • Outpatient
  • Schools - Day
  • Shelters - Emergency
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Mental Health
  • Respite

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Ages Served

  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18

Languages Spoken

  • Cape Verdean
  • Greek
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Portuguese-Creole
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Home
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: COA
  • Fees: Private Insurance
  • Licensed By: OFC,DOE