School Based Services

School Based Services

Do You See Your Child Showing Any of These Behaviors?

    • Withdrawing from family, friends, and/or activities

    • Changing friends

    • Unexplained physical injuries

    • Feeling sad

    • Talking about suicide

    • Defying authority, both at home and school

    • Acting aggressively

    • Hitting

    • Lying

    • Needing money without a good explanation

    • Declining grades

    • Experimenting with alcohol or drugs

    • Back-talking staff

Are You Concerned about Your Child’s Reaction to...?

    • Recent death of a loved one

    • Divorce of parents

    • Family relocation

    • A relationship problem

    • Bullying

    • Other traumatic event

Therapy and Medication Management:

For the convenience of you and your child, WCHS is able to provide Therapy and Medication Management right in your child’s school setting. Therapy can be provided in the school districts of Avella, Burgettstown, Canon McMillan, Chartiers-Houston, Fort Cherry, and McGuffey. Medication Management is available in the school districts of Burgettstown, Canon McMillan,

Washington Communities Human Services offers on site school based services to the following school districts:



Chartiers Houston-

Canon mac-

Fort cherry-

The dedicated SAP liaison, special education staff, or guidance director within your school can refer you to community services like Washington Communities Human Services, Inc. You may also complete the below referral form (link below) yourself and email or fax to the Outpatient Director, Jaime Lawson at or call 724.225.6940 and inquire about school based services.

WCHS School Based Referral Form