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CA START (Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Resources, & Treatment)


Crisis Prevention and Response

Providing crisis prevention and response for people (ages 6 and above) with intellectual/developmental disabilities who present with complex behavioral and mental health needs in specific California counties.

Services Include:

  • Crisis mitigation techniques
  • Therapeutic coaching—in-home support
  • Crisis response
  • Clinical consultation
  • Education and training
  • Psychoeducation

CA START (California Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Resources, & Treatment) is a proactive approach for people who are at-risk and those who provide them support. It creates a support network able to respond to crisis needs at the community level by providing community-based person-center supports that enable a person to remain in their home or community residence.

You must be referred by the Regional Center to enroll in this service.

Interested in learning more? 
Call our Intake Specialist at 347.321.6123 or submit our Getting Started form.

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