Our TACT team provides community-based mental health services to adolescents and young adults who are struggling with functioning at home, in school, or in the community due to a serious mental health diagnosis.
Call Central Access at 651-774-0011, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. to complete a brief eligibility screening. If deemed potentially eligible, a face-to-face interview will be scheduled.
The TACT Team currently has a waitlist.
TACT (formerly Youth Assertive Community Treatment/ACT) is an adolescent and young adult transition program that serves:
- Individuals aged 15-23 with a diagnosed (or diagnosable) serious mental health disorder
- Families of youth being served by the People Incorporated TACT Team
- Individuals in the community who have Medical Assistance or a Prepaid Medical Assistance Program (PMAP)
Who is not a good fit for TACT?
- Individuals who have a primary diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Individuals who have a primary diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder
- Individuals who have severe developmental delays
Our team’s therapists are trained in trauma therapy and also work to support the LGBTQ community.
TACT’s goal is to improve mental health by decreasing hospitalization and incarceration for transition-age youth.
TACT is an integrated community model, much like a mobile mental health clinic, offering wrap-around care for all areas of functional needs.
- Accessing community resources
- Case management
- Community collaboration with school, work, and legal needs
- Crisis intervention
- Psychiatric rehabilitation skill building
- Licensed alcohol and drug counseling
- Medication management (psychiatry and nursing)
- Peer support
- Vocational support