The Harvey E. Najim Hope Center is a specialized outpatient mental health clinic that provides accessible mental health services for children and families as a result of abuse, neglect, and/or abandonment. The Harvey E. Najim Hope Center provides the necessary mental health services needed to become happy and productive families. The Hope Center works with children as young as two years of age to 17, and their families (biological, foster, relative caregiver, and/or adoptive).
The Harvey E. Najim Hope Center provides Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), “an evidence-based, behavioral parent training intervention in which parents receive live coaching in treatment skills,” and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) psychotherapy.
- Individual, group, and family therapy
- Parenting skills groups
- Play and art therapy
- Sensory garden
- Staffed by licensed therapists, psychiatrists, and social workers
- In-home family support and education
The Harvey E. Najim Hope Center is the catalyst to break the cycle of child abuse and neglect in San Antonio, as it treats the root cause of child abuse-not by asking what’s wrong with you, but what has happened to you?
For more information about the Hope Center, call 210.503.4500, email firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the Hope Center online inquiry form.
In FY 2017, the Hope Center served 376 children ages three to 17 and 170 families with Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy® with 78% of children served were ages three to 11. 38% of caregivers receiving services were grandparents or other relative caregivers.