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COPE Behavioral Health is a proud member of the Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership (LBHP), the system of care for Medicaid and non-Medicaid adults and children who require specialized behavioral health services, including those children who are at risk for out of home placement. COPE Behavioral Health operates out of offices in Baker and Hammond.

See the terms and descriptions below for more about available services and facilities:

Inpatient General Hospital

This means that you can be cared for in a hospital.

Visits to a Psychiatrist

This means that you can be cared for by a medical doctor who is trained to treat behavioral health problems and can make sure you are getting the right care, including medicines if needed.

Licensed Mental Health Practitioner

This means you can talk to a behavioral health counselor about your problems. These counselors are licensed by the State of Louisiana and can be:

  • Doctors
  • Psychologists
  • Medical Psychologists
  • Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Advanced Practice Nurses

Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility for Children and Teens

This means that youth under 21 years old can live in a place where they can get treatment.

Therapeutic Group Home for Children and Youth

This means that youth can live in a home-like setting with a small group of other youth to learn how to help them feel better, find new friends, and do better at home, school, and work.

Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment (for all youth and certain adults)

largelogo_492x125This means that people with mental illness can get counseling in their home, work or school. This kind of counseling involves:

  • Planning and problem-solving to feel more comfortable and confident with day-to-day living
  • Finding friends, feeling more comfortable with others and avoiding things that cause problems
  • Planning your treatment with family members and other helpers

Psychosocial Rehabilitation (for all youth and certain adults)

This means that people can get help to feel healthy and more comfortable with other people. This counseling can include family members and other helpers. It can include:

  • Learning ways to help you feel better and stay better
  • Finding new friends, and feeling more comfortable with other people
  • Avoiding things that cause problems
  • Making a plan /getting support to take classes that interest you or look for a job

Rehabilitation Substance Use

This means you can get counseling and treatment to help stop using alcohol or drugs including treatment in a residential facility.

Prescription Drugs

Your doctor, psychiatrist, medical psychologist, or advanced practiced nurse will write a prescription for you if you need medication. If you have questions about your medication, ask the person who is prescribing your medications. You may also call your prescription drug plan.
Medicaid members should call 1-800-437-9101 or their Bayou Health plan for prescription drug coverage information.

Coordinated System of Care (CSoC) Services Youth Support and Training

This means that youth can get support provided by other trained youth who have had similar problems.

Parent Support and Training

This means families can get training from other families with similar experiences to help them learn new skills to help manage their children’s behaviors and symptoms. The goal is a safe, healthy home for children and youth.

Independent Living Skill-Building Services

This means that youth can learn the skills needed to do well living on their own.

Short-Term Respite

This means that youth can get direct care provided in their homes or community. This gives relief to families of children with a serious behavioral health issues.

Crisis Stabilization

This means that youth and their families can get crisis help when there is a severe behavioral health problem. The service can help avoid putting the youth in a hospital or other facility.

Wraparound Facilitation

This means that you can get a face-to-face meeting to discuss current treatment of you and your family member. The conference generally includes:

  • The member
  • Parent/Guardian, other family
  • Providers
  • Anyone involved in the life of the youth and family at the family’s choice

Adult 1915(i) State Plan Amendment services

Eligible adults with mental illness can have a community care manager work closely to make a treatment plan that meets the member’s needs.  Along with services already listed, the treatment plan could include:

Assertive Community Treatment

This means a team of professionals will work with you to help you with many different needs including possibly housing, substance use, psychiatry services and other needed services to help you live in the community.

Psychosocial Rehabilitation

This means that people can get help to feel healthy and more comfortable with other people. This counseling can include family members and other helpers. It can include:

  • Learning ways to help you feel better and stay better
  • Finding new friends, and feeling more comfortable with other people
  • Avoiding things that cause problems
  • Making a plan/getting support to take classes that interest you or look for a job

Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment

This means that people with mental illness can get counseling in their home, work, or school.  This kind of counseling involves:

  • Planning and problem-solving to feel more comfortable and confident with day-to-day living
  • Finding friends, feeling more comfortable with others and avoiding things that cause problems
  • Planning your treatment with family members and other helpers

Read more on services available to you in your Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership Member Handbook.

The therapeutic staff of COPE Behavioral Health are equipped to offer services that can assist in addressing stress factors and behavioral health conditions. Outpatient mental health services customized to both children and adults in group and individual sessions. Payment options include LaCHIP and private insurance. For more information about programs and treatment plans, email administration@COPEBehavioral.net or call our office at (225) 757-5699.


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