Northern Area Multi-Service Center of Allegheny County: Community Assistance program
information provided by: Allegheny County Department of Human Services
Counseling Service consists of non-medical, supportive or therapeutic activities based upon a service plan developed with the person, or the person and his/her family, to assist in problem solving and coping skills, intra or inter-personal relationships, development, and functioning. Service methods, undertaken in either an agency setting or in the client?s own home, include: individual counseling, couple counseling, family counseling, and group counseling. Counseling is provided to alleviate such problems as inappropriate social and physical environment, marital, couple, and/or individual stress, family problems including situations of abuse and neglect, intergenerational stress and loss of a family member, a-social behavior, maladjustment of permanently or temporarily disabled persons and their families, adjustment difficulties. \n\r\n\rPersons eligible for Counseling Services must meet the eligibility requirements of the Human Services Development Fund (HSDF). Services must be provided in accordance with the rules for the service as contained within the HSDF Instructions and Requirements, Chapter 2050 of the Adult Services Manual and the HSDF Contract Specifications Manual.
Record last updated: Jan 4 2012 11:01AM