Writing Child and Adolescent Treatment Plans

In response to provider inquiry regarding tips for writing and implementing effective treatment plans for children and adolescents, we have provided a link to the CASSP publication, “Writing Effective Treatment Plans: The Pennsylvania CASSP Model.”

This document covers all of the necessary elements of a comprehensive, strengths-based, recovery-focused treatment plan, which is used for various types of services including:

  • Intensive Behavioral Health Services (IBHS)
  • Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH)
  • Multisystemic Therapy (MST)
  • Functional Family Therapy (FFT)
  • Family Focused Solutions Based (FFSB)
  • Residential Treatment Facility (RTF)
  • Community Residential Rehabilitation Host Home (CRRHH)
  • School-Based Partial Hospitalization Program (SBPHP)
  • Family-Based Mental Health (FBMH)