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Family Based Mental Health Services.

Written on: October 27th, 2017 in Evidence-Based PracticeFamilyTherapy

WHAT IS FAMILY BASED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (FBMHS)? Family Based Mental Health Services (FBMHS) is an Evidence Based Practice model designed to service children between 3 and 17 years of age and their families (parents, guardians, caretakers and siblings). These children have a serious mental illness or emotional disturbance, are at risk for out-of-home placement […]


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A Glance at Evidence- Based Services

Written on: October 18th, 2017 in Evidence-Based PracticeFamilyTherapyTreatment

What is Functional Family Therapy? Functional Family Therapy(FFT) is an evidence based treatment model. FFT is a short-term structured intervention. The model is provided statewide and administered primarily within the family’s home. Who is Functional Family Therapy for? Functional Family Therapy is used for youth ages 10-18 and their families that are struggling with behavioral […]


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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Written on: September 7th, 2017 in FamilyPreventionSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Our Medical Director, Richard Margolis MD, helps us make sense of new information in psychiatry, addiction, and behavioral health. This article summaries a New England Journal of Medicine review of current literature on neonatal abstinence syndrome, including clinical characteristics, prevention, identification, and treatment. Epidemiology The incidence of the neonatal abstinence syndrome has increased substantially in […]


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Facing Addiction in America, the Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

Written on: August 1st, 2017 in FamilyHealth and WellnessSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Our Medical Director, Richard Margolis MD, helps us make sense of new information in psychiatry, addiction, and behavioral health. This article summarizes the Facing Addiction in America, a report on alcohol, drugs, and health issued by the Surgeon General.   Facing Addiction in America, the Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health was published […]


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Family Partners Empowers Families

Written on: July 28th, 2017 in FamilyMental IllnessPeer Support

Raising children is a major, and often challenging, responsibility for every parent and guardian. When childhood mental illness is added to the mix, it can become even more demanding. It is important for every Delaware parent and guardian, regardless of their circumstance, to know that help is available. One evening every month families gather in […]


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What’s in a Name?

Written on: June 13th, 2017 in CommunityFamilyHealth and Wellness

How did we come to call our blog the Bounce Back Bulletin – Cultivating Change for Resilient Communities? We wanted the title to reflect our vision of Resilient Children and Families Living in Supportive Communities. The selection process included people who manage and provide our services (staff) and people who utilize our services (youth and families). Our creative staff submitted catchy title ideas […]


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