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Family Centered Treatment® Study Featured in Journal of Juvenile Justice
October 2012

The Journal of Juvenile Justice published a recent study on Family Centered Treatment® (FCT), a family preservation model developed and provided by IFCS.  The study focused on youth in Maryland’s juvenile justice system.  Conducted by FamiliFirst, Inc., the study demonstrates the effectiveness of FCT in helping youths overcome the emotional and behavioral challenges they face to successfully transition back into their communities.  Click here for the full study (beginning on page 25), which includes in-depth outcome data and analyses.

IFCS Accredited by Council on Accreditation
August 2012

IFCS has once again been accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA).  COA is an international, independent, not-for-profit, child-and family-service and behavioral healthcare accrediting organization.  The IFCS team works hard to ensure the services we offer meet the highest standards.  We are proud to be part of COA’s Community of Excellence!


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