The purpose of the After-School/Evening Program is to help youth
improve their social, emotional, and behavioral functioning in the home,
school and community settings by providing a routine of therapeutic
activities during the afternoon to evening hours.
The After School/Evening program provides therapeutic activities
such as: social skills activities, sharing and listening activities,
partner time activities, therapeutic recreation, homework time,
community field trips and family outreach. Services are provided to
youth between the ages of 5-14, having behavioral or emotional problems.
The programs operate Monday through Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 pm.
The average length of treatment is 6 to 12 months. The programs operate a
Tuesday/Thursday track and a Monday/Wednesday/Friday track. The Dauphin
After School program hours are 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm an regularly
scheduled days. Program hours may be modified during school and summer
Who Provides The Services
The Philhaven After School/Evening programs are professionally
staffed by a multi-disciplinary treatment team, which represents a broad
spectrum at mental health disciplines including child psychiatry,
clinical social work, psychiatric nursing, and mental health activities