Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services (ARMHS)
451 Lexington Pkwy N, St. Paul, MN, 55104-4636
Distance: 1112 Miles
The Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services (ARMHS) are recovery-oriented interventions to people living in their own homes or elsewhere in the community. The goal is to help a person acquire, practice, and enhance skills so there is a restoring of capabilities that have been lost or reduced due to symptoms of mental illness.
ARMHS can provide individuals with:
* Basic living and social skills
* Certified peer specialist services
* Community intervention
* Medication education
* Transition to community living
Learn more about the services that are covered and are not-covered by ARMHS
A person who is eligible to receive ARMHS:
* Is age 18 or older
* Has received a recent diagnostic assessment by a qualified mental health professional that indicates ARMHS services are medically necessary
* Has substantial disability and functional impairment in three or more areas, thus markedly reducing self-sufficiency and
* Has the cognitive capacity to engage in and benefit from rehabilitative services techniques and methods
Twin Cities East Metro area
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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RP-6400.8000-660Psychiatric Rehabilitation Definition
Programs that integrate treatment strategies associated with psychiatry, occupational therapy and psychiatric case management to help severely mentally ill individuals stabilize their clinical status, increase their ability to function within their environment with as little ongoing professional intervention as possible, and improve their overall quality of life. Services are provided within an intensive case management system and may include medication and supportive psychotherapy to alleviate symptoms; training in interpersonal and independent living skills with a focus on personal care and management, leisure skills, social interaction skills and vocational preferences and aptitudes; cognitive retraining; family psychoeducation; peer support; and assistance in gaining access to the resources and benefits to which they are entitled. The individual is actively involved in developing the treatment plan and selecting the types of training that will be relevant to his or her ongoing roles and relationships.
YF-3000.1300Brain Disorders Definition
Any of a variety of conditions that are characterized by significant impairment of brain tissue and resultant loss of brain function including degenerative illnesses (e.g., Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, stroke and other cerebrovascular accidents), genetic variations or mutations that affect the development and functioning of the brain either in utero or following birth, traumatic brain injury, post infection damage, brain tumors, and permanent damage that occurs as a result of seizures, substance toxicity or other disorders as well as conditions affecting the brain that are present prior to birth.
YF-5000.1100Chronic/Severe Mental Illness Definition
A number of mental or emotional conditions of a seriously debilitating nature which progress or do not respond positively to treatment over a period of time and which require adjustments on the part of the individual and his or her significant others, or long-term medication, to make daily functioning possible.