when should you contact Clifford Beers?
ACADEMICS & SCHOOL
Are your child’s grades changing? Is the teacher noticing inappropriate behaviors or reporting assignments incomplete?
BEHAVIOR & PERSONALITY
Are you noticing a shift? Is your once-happy child now withdrawn? Does he or she appear isolated and sad? Is he or she now throwing frequent temper tantrums? Is there too much alone time?
Does your child have friends? Have friends changed? Are the new friends a good fit?
SPEECH & DEVELOPMENT
Does your child point to objects instead of using words? Is he or she meeting standard growth milestones, or is there a delay causing concern?
Did something happen? A single event can require care. Examples of trauma include:
loss of a loved one
physical or sexual abuse
verbal or emotional abuse
violence (home, school, community)
witnessing a traumatic event
programs and services
OPEN ACCESS “WALK-IN” HOURS
9:30am to 2pm
9:30am to 2pm
93 edwards street,
new haven, ct
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What to bring to your first Clifford Beers visit
It will be helpful if you make sure to have the following items with you during your first visit:
Parent/legal guardian of child
Child in need of services
Social Security card (if available)
Please plan to be with us for approximately 90 minutes to two hours. Note: we offer case management and family advocacy during our walk-in hours.
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