Specialty Flex Team
The Edinburg Center’s Department of Mental Health (DMH) Flex Team is a specialty team which integrates mental health and behavior therapies. This specialized team consists of a program manager, master’s level Mental Health Clinician, Board Certified Behavior Analyst, a Therapeutic Support Specialist, and Young Adult Peer Mentor. The DMH Flex team works collaboratively with the youth, family, DMH and other formal and informal supports to stabilize youth and prevent out of home placements, such as psychiatric hospitalizations. All members of the DMH Flex Team adhere to family voice and choice and use a person-centered plan. Service planning and delivery is trauma-informed, and strengths-based. Referrals for the DMH Flex Team are made solely through the Department of Mental Health.