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Behavioral Health Services

We are ready to help children, teens and adults address and heal from behavioral health challenges in a safe and supportive environment.

 

CASA DE LOS NIÑOS IS A LEADING PROVIDER OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES IN TUCSON.

How do I Receive Mental Health Services?

Services are provided to clients as well as their families. Families may have AHCCCS, KidsCare, or Mercy Care DCS CHP coverage.

Casa de los Niños does not to discriminate in the provision of services to an individual because the individual is unable to pay, because payment for those services would be made under Medicaid, or CHP, or based upon the individual’s race, color, sex, national origin, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  

No one will be denied access to services due to inability to pay; and there is a discounted/sliding fee schedule available based on family size and income.

Please contact Behavioral Health Membership regarding sliding scale application details and process at (520)881-1292.

Hours & Contact

Services are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM. 

To schedule an appointment or to get more information, call us at (520) 881-1292 and selection Option 2, or

If you are currently experiencing a crisis, please call the crisis line at (520) 326-1365.

Our offices are located at:
1120 N. 5th Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85705

We also currently offer telehealth services for our clients. Call us for more information. 

Services Offered

Psychiatric Services

Individual and Family Therapy  

Groups: Social/Emotional Learning, Parenting, Transition Aged Youth, Trauma Informed

Case Management

Family Support

Direct Support Services: Skills Training in the Home, School, and Community

In Person and Telehealth Services 

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS)

Specializations/Programs

Trauma Informed Care

Birth to Five Programming

School-Based Programming

Transition Aged Youth Programming

Sexual Problem Behaviors

Play Therapy Specialization

Substance Use Treatment

Groups

All closed groups stop accepting new members after the start date’s second session.

Open groups accept new members on an ongoing basis.

To register for a group or for more information, please contact Behavioral Health Services at (520) 881-1292.

Group classes and therapy can benefit children and adults are who need to address a variety of behavioral and mental health issues and trauma. Casa de los Niños is proud to offer the following groups to our clients:

  • Circle of Security Parenting works with caregivers of children to help understand their child’s emotions, supporting their child in successfully managing their emotions, enhance the development of child’s self-esteem, and honor the caregiver’s innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure. 

 

  • IY Dina helps to improve the child parent relationship, support caregiver and child in emotional literacy and regulation, improve positive communication, improve a child’s skills to adapt to individual and social stressors, and to support children in preparing for classroom experience. 

 

  • 10-week concurrent caregiver and child group for children ages 5yo – 8yo. 
  • Helping children work on identifying and expressing their emotions in a positive way, while building up both their coping and communication skills. 

 

  • Open 12-week group for children in grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th. 
  • Supporting transition age youth with the essential life skills to assist in their development and successful transition into adulthood. 

 

  • Open 6-week group for teens and adolescents.
  •  Providing caregivers an understanding of trauma, the potential impact of trauma, how to support someone who has experienced trauma in their life, essential Trauma Informed Care concepts, and implementing those skills within their families and homes. 

 

  • Open to all caregivers – biological parents, foster parents, grandparents, and many more. 

 

  • Provided 2 consecutive Saturdays, 4 times per year. 

Casa de los Ninos is now holding parent advisory meetings and teen advisory meetings! Please join us and share your thoughts!

Parent Advisory Commitee First Wednesday of every month @ 3pm.

Teen Advisory Committee First Wednesday of every month @ 3pm.

Behavioral Health Services in Tucson Schools

Casa de los Niños is proud to be in over 70 elementary, middle, and high schools around Tucson to work with teachers and school administrators to offer services to children and families in need of resources or support.

BHS is available in the following districts: Amphi, Flowing Wells, Sunnyside, Vail, TUSD, Marana. We are also in a number of Charter Schools.

Casa de los Niños Behavioral Health Internship Program

Casa de los Niños proudly offers internship opportunities for graduate level students who are interested in community mental health, behavioral health, and clinical practice. CDLN Interns gain direct, hands-on experience with our community and clients with directly oversight and support from Independently Licensed Practitioners. 

Who is Eligible? 

  • Master level graduate students from appropriate programs (MC, MCMHC, MSW, MCP, MPH, etc.)

            1. General Behavioral Health Placement – foundation level or first year graduate students from appropriate graduate programs

            2.Clinical Placement – practicum/internship level and final year graduate students from appropriate graduate programs

 

  • Students can commit to at least 16 hours per week and a minimum of 2 semesters.

 

  • Students can commit to CDLN as their sole internship site. 

 

  • Students who are interested in focusing their practice with children, adolescents, and parents. 

How to Apply

  • Interested students should contact Intern Program Supervisor Cassie Loller at cloller@casadelosninos.org. Please provide the following in information in the outreach contact:
    1. Resume
    2. School Name and Specific Graduate Program
    3. Requested start and end semesters of internship