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Western Tidewater CSB Children’s Services

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Western Tidewater CSB’s full range of Children’s Services and community supports advocates for the child and their entire support system. Our programs evaluate, treat, and support children suffering from intellectual and developmental disabilities and/or substance abuse who struggle with social, vocational, academic, or family functioning.

We believe in complete, wrap-around care that supports improved self-esteem, well-being, positive decision-making, enhanced social skills, and healthy relationships with themselves and their surrounding community.

Our mission is to inspire acceptance, positive changes, and living life with a purpose.

Let’s move forward, together.


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Mental Health Counseling

This program evaluates and treats mental health and/or substance use disorders in children ages 5 – 18.

Case Management

Child and Adolescent Case Management ensures that children and adolescents with mental health and intellectual disabilities can access a full range of community supports.



Regional Education Assessment Crisis Services Habilitation (REACH) is a crisis response program for children under 18 with intellectual or developmental disabilities. 



Rapid Mobile Response and Clinical Services (RC5) program offers crisis stabilization for children and adults to help divert hospitalization or loss of placement.

School Intervention Program (SCIP)

SCIP Services are designed for at-risk school age children, under the age of 21 who exhibit multiple behavioral, emotional, and/or social problems.


Life Management Program (LMP)

Coordinated Specialty Care (CSC) provides a team of individuals to provide targeted services to ages 16 – 25 experiencing an initial psychotic episode and potentially early onset of mental illness.  

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  • Intensive services are provided
  • Serving these individuals into young adulthood



Mentoring Services

TIME provides supportive mentoring services for individuals between the ages of 8 and 18 and helps develop improved self-esteem and practical goal setting.
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TIME guides children & adolescents:

  • Make positive life choices
  • Enhanced social skills
  • Cultivate healthy relationships

Serving children & adolescents with:

  • Skills deficits
  • Inadequate supportive relationships
  • Lack of caregiver bonding
  • No age-appropriate independence skills

Functional Family Therapy (FFT)

Treatment for the youth and their family consisting of three stages of treatment: Engagement/Motivation, Behavioral Change, and Generalization.

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  • Evidenced-based
  • Referrals are received through AMI kids for youth involved in the juvenile justice system



Youth Substance Abuse Treatment (YSAT)

The YSAT program is a fourteen session treatment plan for ages 16-25 experiencing substance-related issues.



UPLIFT is an afterschool prevention and treatment program for ages 11-18 that focuses on developing life skills and reducing the risk factors associated with truancy and juvenile justice involvement.

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  • Weekdays from 3pm -7pm
  • Community based setting
  • Clinical & educational services
  • Mentorship
  • Supportive environment
  • Evidence-based approaches to improve community connections, self- esteem and successful efforts in school 

Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit

Children’s Crisis Stabilization Unit – BRIDGES (Windsor, VA) offers short-term residential crisis services for male and female adolescents up to age 17.


Medical Services

We offer an array of center-based medical and associated nursing services in conjunction with case management/care coordination.

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Medical services focus is on:

  • Pharmacological evaluation
  • Treatment, management
  • Monitoring of DSM V disorders

Mental Health Skill Building (MHSS)

MHSS services are designed to help a person with serious mental illness understand the illness and establish personal recovery goals.
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Recipients learn and practice skills important for achieving:

  • Psychiatric stability
  • Independent living
  • Becoming a productive member of the community

Youth Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program

The Youth Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program Y-SAIOP provides services to youth between the ages of 12-18 for 12 weeks.

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WTCSB Services

We provide integrated services and relief for multiple mental health needs, support for individuals with developmental disabilities, and substance abuse help.

Same Day Access

Our exclusive Same-Day Access to care and 24/7 crisis intervention means our caring team of clinicians and counselors are always within reach.

Who We Are

Western Tidewater CSB is the leading authority in mental health and developmental services in Franklin, Suffolk, Isle of Wight County, and Southampton County. Learn more about what truly sets us apart.