Mental health services extended for children and youth in rural communities
Utah, Florida – Thanks to the Intermountain Healthcare, Telehealth Program Mobile and mental health services for children are being expanded in western Utah.
In addition, “in-person stabilization mobile response” is expanding to Wasatch, Utah, and Juab counties.
Mobile response services via Telehealth will also be available in Wayne, Piute, Severe, Millard, and Sanpete counties.
According to Intermountain Healthcare leaders, the program aims to engage a child’s natural support system during a mental health challenge and keep them in their homes whenever possible.
At this time, the program is available in 15 of 29 counties statewide.