This program is designed to offer mental health services within the context of a school campus. We want to aid in increasing student academic success by identifying high-risk students in need of mental health services, treating students with emotional problems through psychotherapy, and assisting teachers and administrators in assessing for and responding to mental health issues in students. Referrals to the program come from parents, district administrators, teachers, school counselors, and other school personnel.

Many students in distress never access the services they need. Many factors may interfere with a student's ability to access treatment such as the stigma of going to a "mental health center," lack of transportation or parental support, etc. Providing mental health services directly on campus helps avoid many of these roadblocks. Mental health professionals assist teachers and counselors in identifying and assessing high-risk students and guiding them through the referral process. Students and parents can feel more comfortable accessing mental health services in a familiar surrounding. Students are treated on campus during school hours.  Treatment on campus eliminates transportation and scheduling issues.

We are currently on thirteen campuses in the Glendale and Alhambra Unified School Districts.  In addition, we have a more traditional after-school clinic at Wilson Middle School where parents bring their children in the late afternoons and evenings.


  • Psychological Assessment
  • Referrals for Psychiatric Evaluation and Treatment
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Parent Education
  • Training for teachers and other school personnel
  • Classroom Observations
  • Teacher Consultation
  • Substance Abuse Prevention / Counseling
  • Threat Assessment
  • Dual Diagnosis Treatment
  • Tobacco use prevention education
Jewel City School

Glendale Unified School District special school for the suspended/expelled/return from probation camp populations
Foothills School
Junior High and High Schools
Collaboration with La Canada Unified School District and local SELPA for emotionally disturbed children
Magnolia Park School
Junior High and High Schools
Collaboration with Burbank Unified School District and local SELPA for emotionally disturbed children
Non-Public Agency

Contract to provide "Designated Instructional Service" Counseling to the Special Education Departments of Glendale Unified School District and Burbank Unified School District to serve at-risk special education students.
Dual Diagnosis Programs

For children and adolescents with emotional problems together with substance abuse issues
School Campus Programs

Services provided on site at Glendale Unified School District schools

Other Schools
Balboa Elementary School  
Horace Mann Elementary School  
Jefferson Elementary School  
Keppel Elementary School  
Toll Middle School  
Wilson Middle School  
Glendale High School  
Hoover High School  



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