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Children and Adolescents Services
Prestera Center offers a family-centered, strength-based approach to services to
children and adolescents experiencing behavioral, emotional, substance abuse or
problems with addictions. Effective services include: case management, outpatient,
intensive outpatient, school-based, intensive care coordination, in-home, addictions
treatment, psychiatric services and psychological evaluations.
Children’s Case Management Services
Children’s Case Management Services provides linking and advocacy to children and adolescents and their families.
Children's Outpatient Services
The Children’s Outpatient services provide office-based therapy to individuals and families for children ages 4-18 who are dealing with emotional, behavioral, or substance abuse issues.
Essential Outpatient Services
Prestera’s Children’s Essential Outpatient Services are provided by Bachelor’s level staff who are trained to provide medication review, escort services, clinical assessments and medication assistance when needed.
Intensive Outpatient Services
Intensive outpatient services provide a minimum of twenty hours of structured programming each week, including at least ten hours of structured educational services each week provided by Certified County Teachers. Intensive outpatient services are offered in multiple counties in West Virginia.
School-based services reduce barriers to learning and enhance healthy psychological development of school-age students by providing students services at public school locations.
Prestera Center provides staff role models or “mentors” that strengthen children and their families in Huntington, WV.
Intensive Care Coordination Services
Intensive care coordination services include intensive case management and supportive counseling to children with serious emotional disorders.
The goal of in-home services is to preserve and protect the child living with the rest of the family. In-home services teams provide case management and therapy services for children with serious emotional disorders and their families.