Recipients of Therapeutic Day Treatment must have the functional capability to understand and benefit from the required activities and counseling of this service. These services are rehabilitative and intended to improve the client’s functioning. It is unlikely that individuals with severe cognitive and developmental delays/impairments would clinically benefit and meet the service eligibility criteria. Children and adolescents must demonstrate a clinical necessity for the service arising from a condition due to a mental, behavioral, or emotional illness that results in significant functional impairments in major life activities.
Individuals must meet both criteria
Individuals must meet at least two (2) of the following on a continuing or intermittent basis:
In addition to meeting two of the three criteria listed above, children and adolescents must meet one (1) of the following: