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County of San Luis Obispo

Intensive Day Treatment Services

Both programs are highly structured providing mental health and educational services.  The goal is to keep children or youth  in  their own home, return to their local school district and avoid a higher level of out of home care. The program provides a transition for children or youth  returning home from a more restrictive out of county placement

Who is eligible:   Children or youth are referred by their local school district and that meet medical necessity criteria for Specialty Mental Health Services (SMHS).  Children or youth must also meet criteria for Educationally related Mental Health Services.