Counseling services may be provided when a person or his/her family member require a deeper understanding of social or psychological problems that are associated with the developmental disability and that adversely affects an individual’s living arrangements or other services and supports. Clinicians will identify problems and expectations, create time lines, and set goals. People or families are referred to counseling by the planning team.
Counseling services are provided by licensed specialists. On occasion, counseling services may form a necessary part of a comprehensive intervention program, which may include medication, behavioral management and other related treatments. TCRC may authorize short-term and crisis counseling services.