EMOTIONAL HEALTH SCREENINGS AVAILABLE FOR ALL CHEMUNG COUNTY YOUTH AGES 4-21
It is important to regularly check on your child’s emotional health. A child who does not feel well emotionally can become physically sick and physical illness can affect emotional health. In any event, it is more difficult for a child, who does not feel well, to be interested in going to school or succeeding in school. When emotional health concerns are dealt with early we can help young people get the most out of their education and lead happy, productive lives.
Good emotional health leads to:
Emotional Health Issue can affect:
Completing an emotional health screening is a simple effective way to look at a child’s emotional development. To participate in the screening, complete a consent form and emotional health screening found here. Completed forms can be sent to Family Services of Chemung County, 1019 East Water St., Elmira, NY, 14901, ATTN: Marilyn Cristofaro
For additional information contact: Marilyn Cristofaro, Community Mental Health Program Coordinator, at Family Services of Chemung County, 607-733-5696.
ONE CALL CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Click here to download the Emotional Health Screening packet, which includes a cover letter of explanation, a screening form and a consent form.