Children and Family Program
The Children and Family Program is part of the larger Behavioral Health team at Benton County and is focused on providing trauma-informed, evidence-based mental health services to the youth and families in our community. Please call 541-766-6777 to learn more and/or get connected to one of our various programs.
Children’s Outpatient Program
- Provides therapeutic services for youth under age 18 with a mental health diagnosis and identifiable treatment goals.
- Can be referred by a current provider (primary care, school, case manager, etc.) using the Children’s Outpatient Referral Form.
- Can Self-Refer by calling 541-766-6777 and requesting a screening. The screening is used to determine if our program is appropriate to address the presenting concerns.
Services offered include:
- Individual Therapy
- Family Therapy
- Individual Skills Training
- Family Skills Training
- Parent Education
- Case Management
- Care Coordination
School-Based Mental Health Program
Provides short-term mental health services to k-12 students with low to moderate mental health needs in the rural schools of Benton County (Alsea, King’s Valley, Monroe, and Philomath). Referrals are submitted by the school, so if interested, please talk with your child’s school counselor or administrator. If you are 14 years-old or older, you can self-refer using this School-Based Mental Health Referral Form.
Provides comprehensive care coordination services through an interactive process to youth and families with high needs and multi-system involvement (criteria must be met to access Wraparound and guardian involvement is required). Referrals are submitted by current providers (treating therapist, primary care, school counselor or support person, case manager, etc.)
Intensive Care Coordination
Provides immediate, short-term care coordination services for youth and/or family with clearly identified goals. Referrals are submitted by current providers (treating therapist, primary care, school counselor or support person, case manager, etc.)
For Crisis Services, please use the following resources:
- Benton County’s “Counselor of the Day”, available for walk-ins, 8:00am-5:00pm Monday through Friday. Located on the second floor of the Benton County’s Health Services Building (530 NW 27th St. Corvallis, OR 97330
- Oregon YouthLine 877-968-8491 or Text “teen2teen” to 839863. https://oregonyouthline.org/
- Crisis Hotline 1-888-232-7192 or Text “OREGON” to 741741
- National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255
If you or your child are in imminent danger of harming yourself or others, please call 911 or go to the Emergency Department for assistance.