San Diego Youth and Family Services: Counseling Cove

Under the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), Counseling Cove is a Full Service Partnership (FSP) Program. As such, staff comprehensively address client and family needs and “does whatever it takes” to meet those needs. Efforts to locate and engage homeless and runaway youth for the purpose of increasing access to mental health services starts with the Rehab Outreach Team utilizing the Assertive Outreach Best Practices Model. Counseling Cove utilizes the Comprehensive, Continuous, Integrated System of Care (CCISC) Model for persons with co-occurring disorders and the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Model for persons with Acute Stress Disorder and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder.


Individual, group and family counseling, case management, crisis intervention, rehabilitative services, psychiatric evaluation, medication monitoring, pharmaceuticals

Payment Options:

Insurance, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families Insurance, no insurance coverage



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