Mount Carmel Guild Behavioral Healthcare
MCGBHS Outpatient Services consist of a full continuum of services for children and adolescents (ages 5 - 17) with behavioral health problems.
Our services include:
- Assessment & Evaluation.
- Individual, group and family counseling.
- Medication management, evaluation and monitoring.
To make a referral and complete an over the phone screening please contact our
Access Screener: Gladys Ugaro (973) 596-4113
We are located in Essex County and offer flexible hours as well as bi-lingual services.
|Eligibility||Child/Adolescent: Admissions Criteria 1. At least five (5) years of age. 2. Exhibiting mental illness or acute emotional distress, or behavioral problem as defined by DSM-IV Axis I diagnostic criteria. 3. A parent or legal guardian has signed Consent to Treat Form on behalf of the child/adolescent. 4. Absence of Mental Retardation/Developmental and Cognitive Disabilities and mental psychiatric problems that exclude treatment, e.g., Autism. 5. Has impairment in daily functioning as a result of mental health issues/problems that does not require a more intensive level of care. 6. Presents with a crisis situation that is disruptive to one's immediate life and environment but does not include an immediate threat to self or others. 7. Consumer is capable of functioning within the community without a more intensive level of care.|
Family & Support Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Last Updated: 01/17/18