Programs and Services for Children

Vista Hill’s prevention, intervention, education or treatment programs can have a life-long positive impact on a child’s well-being.

Ages 0–12

Juvenile Court Clinic

Short-term medication stabilization and mental health services to uninsured/underinsured youth with serious emotional challenges involved in Juvenile Probation.

ON TRACK

Short-term diversion program for first time young offenders and their families to improve communication and strengthen family relationships. Groups are offered for free.

GPS (Guidance, Progress, Success) Services

Independent clinical assessment of special education students referred by a school district to assist in determining whether a mental disorder may be interfering with a student’s educational experience.

Learning Assistance Center (LAC) | County Contracts

School- and home-based mental health intervention to children, youth and families.

Learning Assistance Center (LAC) | District Contracts

School-based mental health treatment to special education students.

PROMOTE!

In partnership with the Escondido Union School District (EUSD), PROMOTE! provides evidence-based prevention and early mental health intervention services to at-risk and disadvantaged young children, ages 3-8, in 12 EUSD elementary schools.

Stein Education Center – Special Education Programs

Serve children and adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe emotional disturbance, or multiple disabilities. Provide individualized educational, recreational, behavioral and vocational training programs.

Stein Education Center – Special Care Services, After School

Serve children and adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe emotional disturbance, or multiple disabilities. Provide individualized educational, recreational, behavioral and vocational training programs.

SmartCare Behavioral Health Consultation Services (BHCS)

Real-time access to psychiatric/behavior health treatment consultation for primary care providers throughout San Diego County.

SmartCare Integrated Behavioral Health (SmartCare)

Consultants, educators and psychiatrists partner with selected rural community health clinics to provide behavioral health screening, evaluation, medication consultation and short-term therapy integrated within the primary health care setting.


We also offer programs and services for Teens (ages 13–18), Young Adults (ages 18–23), Adults (age 18+), and Families.