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Texas Home Living Waiver: Client Diagnosed with IDD Reaches A Milestone

Texas Home Living Waiver: Client Diagnosed with IDD Reaches A Milestone

Eileen is a 24 year-old woman diagnosed with a severe intellectual and developmental disability. Because of her diagnosis, Eileen has had to endure several unique challenges. One challenge in particular has caused Eileen some distress over the years -  not being able to control her urination and defecation, having to wear supportive undergarments since she was an infant. 

 

Home and Community-based Services program: Care Coordinator helps IDD Client with Post-Partum Depression

Home and Community-based Services program: Care Coordinator helps IDD Client with Post-Partum Depression

Anaira noted Maritza’s baby seemed happy and well cared for, but during her observations, she became concerned about Martiza when she noticed changes in Martiza’s self-care.

 

Cognitive Processing Therapy Helps Client Overcome Childhood Trauma

Cognitive Processing Therapy Helps Client Overcome Childhood Trauma

Janet successfully completed a full protocol of Cognitive Processing Therapy for childhood trauma. She reported feeling uncomfortable with the memories and struggled talking about them.

 

Southwest Adults: My Strength is my Attitude

Southwest Adults: My Strength is my Attitude

Marcus was the first graduate of the Southwest Adults Clinic Anger Management program completed this course in October.  He expressed gratitude for the progress he has made. Marcus shared with us that he is now able to use coping skills.

Crisis Respite Unit: Former Client is now a Peer Navigator

Crisis Respite Unit: Former Client is now a Peer Navigator

"I have been working at the Hospital to Home program at Open Door Mission. One day I was walking around in the court yard, and a resident approached me. He had been at our Southmore program a couple of times, and he remembered me.

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