PAL’s Treatment Philosophy includes:
-Person-centered care provided by a compassionate therapist.
-Individualized treatment planning.
-Care is provided in a positive environment where hope is encouraged, enhanced and maintained.
-Family/support system involvement.
-Specialized services for those individuals with co-occurring emotional and substance abuse issues.
-Strength building is utilized as a means for clients to recognize their strengths and to use these strengths as catalysts toward improving their daily lives.
-Focusing on solutions instead of problems helps the client to stay encouraged and assists client in building self esteem and self confidence.
PAL’s Objectives are to:
Ensure a comprehensive approach is utilized to meet the needs of individuals and their families and to facilitate an individual's return to their highest possible level of functioning. Based on these values the following treatment assumptions are made:
-Clients and their families have the right to participate fully & actively in treatment.
-Good communication between the provider and family result in the best decisions being made with the client.
-Assistance and education is made available to the community, schools, churches and any agency that would be of service to the client.
-Treatment plan development and implementation is based on an holistic approach including race, culture, background and life circumstances.
-The therapeutic environment provides safety, structure, consistency, nurturing, advocacy and challenging opportunities for individuals to receive effective treatment.
PAL’s Goals are to:
-Provide a positive therapeutic environment that reinforces positive behaviors and offers the opportunity for self-empowerment, self- awareness, responsibility and growth.
-Provide quality care for individuals requiring behavioral services and/or addictive treatment.
Beverly works with the following populations:
Individuals, Couples, Family, Groups, Adoption/Foster care, Military
Autism Spectrum, Anxiety Disorders, ADD/ADHD, Anger Management, Adjustment Disorders, Children and Adolescence Disorders, Cognitive Disorders, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, Divorce, Drug & Alcohol Related Disorders, Other Addictive/Compulsive Disorders such as: Gambling, Computer, Electronic games, Employee Work Consultant /Team Building, Faith Based Counseling, Foster Care/Adoption Issues, Grief/Loss, Infertility Issues, Learning Disorders Issues, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, PTSD/Trauma, Reactive Attachment Disorder, Work Stress & other stress related issues.
Capital Blue Cross
Various Chip Insurances
Play Therapy, Filial Play and Sand Play are also offered at the
PAL Therapy Center!!
Bev also provides consultant services; providing seminars/workshops/ trainings. Examples of presentations and various issues include; job stress, stress management, reunion/reintegration for armed services, divorce, grief/loss/trauma, communication, bullying, team building, teen issues,
anger management and diversity.