School Based Mental Health
School based mental health
School based mental health services are professional assessment,
therapy, and skills training provided to individual students at
school, with the support and involvement of the student’s parents.
TSA works with preschool, elementary, middle school, and high school
students and their families.
provide School based mental
- Remove barriers for students to
access needed services
- Meet the child in their natural
setting/comfort zone: school and home
- Reduce out of school time to
travel to services
- Increase opportunities to
coordinate services with school staff and
- Support student success and
won’t get to academic success without the mental health needs
~MN School Principal
provides School based
mental health services?
Agency, Inc. is a private organization with a 30 year history of
providing meaningful and effective mental health services to
children, teens and their families. TSA staff are licensed
mental health professionals and practitioners with experience
helping youths who have experienced childhood trauma, family
life challenges, peer relationship problems, behavioral and
TSA is a community provider,
meeting children and families in their school and home
environments or at the TSA office when needed. TSA is a
community partner with schools who welcome our staff into the
school setting to help students with mental health needs.
services available for
School based mental health services?
The referral process is user friendly and quick. TSA staff work
with families to start services generally within two weeks of
referral. We strive to start ASAP, work with students and their
families to address the issues and end services with positive
arrange for School
based mental health services?
A School staff person suggests that a child may benefit from
mental health services to the student’s parents. If the parents
are interested in accessing services for their child, they may
request the school to assist in making a referral to TSA or the
parents may directly contact TSA to request services.
Services may be provided utilizing Medical Assistance, PMAP, HSA,
Private Pay or Insurance coverage.
For more information or to make a
referral, please call:
651-224-4114 (Metro area)
School Based Mental Health Service Referral