InterCommunity’s Outpatient Psychiatric Children’s Clinic serves children ages 3-18 and their families. The Children’s Clinic is conveniently located on the bus line at 287 Main Street, East Hartford, CT 06118. We accept most insurances, both state and private.
The Children’s Clinic is open:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
The Children’s Clinic provides an extensive array of services, including:
The Children’s Clinic also provides consultation to schools and other agencies involved with the child and family, as well as trainings and workshops for schools and other agencies upon request. The Clinic celebrates the cultural diversity of all children and now has five bilingual clinicians available.
The Children's Clinic uses a collaborative, strengths-based approach in working with children and their families. We provide behavioral, cognitive and psychiatric interventions to facilitate positive growth and change for children, adolescents and their families.
Services are designed to promote mental health, improve functioning and effectively decrease the prevalence and incidence of mental illness, emotional disturbance and social dysfunction. All Children's Clinic staff members are trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
InterCommunity offers routine medication assessment, evaluations and management. However, InterCommunity's Children's Clinic philosophy is that medication for children is considered a last stop and is combined with heavy involvement in therapy.
InterCommunity is also contracted with select schools to conduct school psychiatric evaluations.
Child First is a program that works with families needing help with their young children who have behavioral problems or delays in their development.More Information
What is Child First?
If you are overwhelmed with the challenging behaviors of your children, feel stressed and hopeless, or need support and services for your family, Child First is here to help.
Child First is a program that helps families build strong, loving relationships with their young children so they are protected from the many stresses and traumas in their lives. We serve families in East Hartford and Manchester and do not require insurance.
How does Child First work?
Who is eligible?
Child First provides services in East Hartford and Manchester to:
Download the Referral Form here.
Parent Brochure in English including eligibility and contact information.