ERIC Number: ED185781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Services in Counseling/Intervention and Life Skills Education (S.C.I.L.S.E.).
The report describes the Services in Counseling/Intervention and Life Skills Education (SCILSE) Program, a comprehensive program providing services to emotionally disturbed children in their own homes, under the auspices of the Southern Home for Children, a residential treatment center in Philadelphia. The history of the Southern Home for Children is reviewed, along with its philosophy, goals, and objectives. Aspects of the SCILSE program covered include a general program description, population served, intake procedures, program schedule, home management services, budget, organization, job descriptions, and evaluation. Major program components described include the psychiatry department, psychology department, social work services, training institute, child care department, creative arts department, home management services, and private academic school. Included in the appendix are such things as a telephone intake form, an intake summary, and a creative arts referral response form. (DLS)
Descriptors: Emotional Disturbances, Family Environment, Family Involvement, Home Programs, Parent Participation, Program Descriptions, Psychological Services, Social Services
Southern Home for Children, 3200 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19145 ($2.75)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Philadelphia Board of Education, PA.; Pennsylvania State Dept. of Public Welfare, Harrisburg.
Authoring Institution: Southern Home for Children, Philadelphia, PA.
Identifiers: SCILSE Program
Note: The document was also prepared with the support of the Philadelphia Department of Public Welfare and the United Way.