940 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA, 94117-0941
Grades: NS | 18 students
Burt Children’s Center is dedicated to the philosophy that each child has the right to, and will receive, the best possible treatment to maximize his/her level of functioning in the least restrictive, culturally enriched environment. Burt Children’s Center provides intensive individual therapy, milieu therapy, residential care, family therapy, and special educational services to severely emotionally disturbed children. The center provides comprehensive year-round services that focus on preparing the children for successful reunification with parents, family, foster placements or a move to a lower lever of care. Burt Children’s Center is a Level 12 facility. The Philosophy of BCC is to provide a secure, nurturing treatment environment and specialized care to enable children to develop insight into their emotional world and address past issues. Treatment is based in psychodynamic and attachment theories. Burt Center emphasizes a well-rounded approach to help kids in the areas of physical health and well-being, social skills, self-care, motor skills, emotional development, speech, language, and communication. Staff work with the kids to recognize their needs and develop appropriate methods of communicating them. Burt Children’s Center provides special education services to children who require a highly structured educational setting.