Clinical & Advocacy
Milestone provides a comprehensive care system to behavioral health clients.
Intake & Assessment
Individuals seeking outpatient services are referred to Milestone’s Intake Department. Our Intake clinicians work directly with the individual in completing an initial assessment of needs, determining insurance and fee arrangements and scheduling appointments.
Contact Milestone’s Intake department: 412-243-3400.
The Service Coordination Unit is responsible for helping clients access services in a timely manner, ensuring that services provided are appropriate and linking clients to available resources in the community. To ensure that clients are provided with access to quality, cost-efficient services, the Service Coordination Unit utilizes a multi-faceted approach that includes individual assessment, service planning, quality assurance, outreach and engagement and coordination of services.
Individual, Group and Family Therapy
- Individual Psychotherapy is specifically designed for children, adolescents and adults, and focuses on helping them cope with problems, symptoms and issues in order to better manage their lives and improve functioning.
- Group Therapy helps people living with mental illness improve their quality of life. The groups offer different focuses including women’s issues, wellness strategies, coping skills, a teen group and a group for clients struggling with addiction recovery in addition to mental illness.
- Family Therapy focuses on helping the family function in more positive and constructive ways by exploring patterns of communication and providing support and education.
Staff psychiatrists assess the need for medication, provide medication monitoring and discuss recommendations with the client and his/her family.