Mental Health Services

Higher Horizons supports the mental well-being of children and families. Higher Horizons contracts mental health services with qualified and licensed mental health professionals. Children in Higher Horizons are referred for therapeutic services, including direct clinical services and mental health consultation.

Some of the services offered by the mental health program for Head Start and Early Head Start include:

  • Classroom observations
  • Individual child observations
  • Individual mental health services (play therapy, behavior intervention plan)
  • Individual consultation to parents
  • Consultation with program staff
  • Parent and Staff Education and Trainings

If you would like to learn more about our mental health services, please contact the Family Resource Manager at (703) 820-2457 extension 151.