Mental Health Skill Training Service for Children
These services for children and their primary caregivers help improve a child’s ability to live, deal with feelings, cope with problems and work well with others. The training includes information about how to deal with life challenges.
A mental health professional determines that the child and caregiver would benefit from skills training. You can get skills training if you are:
A child with a mental health diagnosis.
A child’s caregiver who lives in Texas.
A caregiver who meets the financial requirements for mental health services.
Primary caregivers learn to help their children live better and work well with others.
Primary caregivers get a better understanding of how to help their children.
Children learn better ways to solve problems and interact with others.
Children learn to manage emotions, stress and anger and to be more independent.
Skills Training Benefits
Accepting Medallion 4, CCC Plus, and Medicaid Fee-for-Service plans from all VA Medicaid Managed Care Organizations including Aetna Better Health of VA, Anthem Healthkeepers Plus, Magellan Complete Care of Virginia, Optima/Sentara, United Healthcare/Optum, and VA Premier.