Intensive Transition Services (ITS) provides person-centered, recovery oriented, and holistic support to individuals who are dually diagnosed with a developmental disability and mental illness, and possibly other co-occurring disorders. ITS Teams are comprised of specialists who understand the complexity of supporting dually diagnosed individuals in the community, particularly those who are transitioning into community-based residential settings from a higher level of care.
ITS supports youth, adolescents, and adults who are identified by Regional Centers to be transitioned from IMDs, or inpatient facilities, to a community-based living environment. The Team utilizes care coordination, evidence-based assessments / treatment modalities, and deliberating responsibilities during transition phases to ensure individuals and their supports are prepared, equipped, and engaged. The Team advocates for the individual’s rights and needs, while providing support to those who will help them in the community. If an individual struggles to maintain community tenure, ITS will provide:
Services provided where the individual is at the time of need include:
San Gabriel/Pomona Regional Center
Alta California Regional Center