Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is a community based service that provides high-quality, coordinated, and comprehensive services to individuals 17 and older who are experiencing serious mental illness using a multi-disciplinary team approach. Due to the intensity of this customized program, Assertive Community Treatment is only open to people with the most serious needs.
- Focus on the people who are the most seriously mentally ill that current system is not working for them.
- Multi-disciplinary team includes nurses, doctors, therapists, substance abuse specialists.
- Continuous, responsible, accountable, comprehensive care.
- Team provides treatment at home, in the community