Program Supervisor: Anastasia Kezar, MA, CSS, CAGS, LCPC.
The School-based Mental Health Program from the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center is located at various southeast Baltimore public schools. Therapists based in these schools work closely with school and county staff to provide individual, family, and group counseling as well as crisis intervention for children and families. The team can make referrals for testing and further treatment. The multi-disciplinary professional team includes a child psychiatrist who goes to each school for scheduled medication consultations. The team also work with individual schools to address their specific mental health needs. Children and their families must have Medical Assistance or be eligible for it.
For more information or to make an appointment contact Annastasia Kezar, Program Supervisor, at 410-550-1035.