Among the range of Mystic Valley Elder Services’ home and community based services available to older adults enrolled in the home care program is the Mobile Mental Health Program for people experiencing mental or behavioral health issues who find it hard to leave their homes to get treatment.
Clinical caseworkers provide outreach to older adults experiencing mental health conditions that impact their functioning and ability to meet life’s daily challenges.
Due to COVID-19, sessions are conducted over the phone or by other electronic devices if the consumer has the technology available. Specific services and interventions provided include clinical care coordination and linkages to community resources, in home mental health therapy, in home medication evaluation and psychopharmacology, and other supports as needed to older adults who need direct intervention in their homes due to mental health challenges.
For more information on MVES’ Mobile Mental Health program, call 781-324-7705 or visit https://mves.org.