Crescent Community Outreach, Inc provides the following services:
Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment (CPST) - CPST addresses specific individual needs with evidence-based and evidence-informed psychotherapeutic practices designed specifically to meet those needs. It is designed to assist individuals in identifying strategies or treatment options associated with the individual's mental illness and/or substance use disorder with the goal of minimizing the negative effects of systems,
emotional disturbances, or associated environmental stressors. CPST is goal-directed supports and solution-focused interventions intended to achieve identified goals or objectives as set forth in the individual’s recovery plan. It also facilitates participation in and utilization of strengths based planning and treatments which include identifying strengths and needs, resources, natural supports, and developing goals and objectives., and assist the individual with effectively responding to or avoiding triggers, identifying a crisis situations, and developing a crisis management plan.
Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) - Psychosocial rehabilitation involves the creation of an intentional community in which attention is paid to the interconnections of the clients with their social and physical environments. Social pressure and support form members of the community help clients move in the direction of positive change. Psychosocial rehabilitation techniques ranges from alternatives to hospitalization to work with people who, while psychologically stable, have become dependent on the mental health system as a life style.
Crisis Intervention - Crisis intervention aims to reduce the intensity of an individual's emotional, mental, physical and behavioral reactions to a crisis and help them return to their level of functioning before the crisis. An individual functioning may be improved by developing new coping skills and eliminating ineffective ways of coping, such as withdrawal, isolation, and substance abuse., so they can be better equipped to cope with future difficulties. Through counseling, an individual will be able to talk about their issues and develop ways to cope and solve problems. Crisis intervention aims to assist the individual in recovering from the crisis and to prevent serious long-term problems from developing.
"Growing a Community, One Individual at a Time"