Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS)

PACE Behavioral Intervention Services are voluntary, and assist children and teens experiencing social, behavioral or emotional problems. The goal of skill-building interventions is to develop skills with caseworker assistance and alleviate behaviors and symptoms associated with a mental illnesses.

Treatment services include:

  • Conflict and crisis resolution
  • Problem-solving skill development
  • Interpersonal, social and communication skill development
  • Anger management
  • Behavior management
  • Relationship-building
  • Individual and family counseling

These skills are intended to address problems displayed in the home, at school, and in the community.


Youth must be age 18 or younger, be involved with mental health therapy and have a mental health diagnosis. Title 19 (Medicaid) is accepted. There is no DHS or Juvenile Court system involvement required for services.