BIP Assessment: Required for everyone who enters a BIP program and it's purpose is to determine the following:
If the client is appropriate and capable of participating in the group process of a BIP program.
If the client is in need of additional services such as mental health counseling or substance abuse counseling.
The fee for a BIP assessment is $60.00 payable by cash or money order only on the day of the assessment.
The Domestic Violence Risk Assessment also known as DVRA is a thorough assessment of a clients understanding of violence and to provide guidance for further treatment. The fee for DVRA assessment is $250 payable by cash or money order only on the day of the assessment.
The purpose of a DVRA is to:
Define the type of violence for the family being assessed.
Determine if there is a pattern of power and control.
Determine who is the batterer and who is the victim in the case.
Determine the level of risk for future violence for the family or individual.
Determine who is at risk as a victim in the future such as children, intimate partner or other family members.
Psychological Assessment: Sometimes referred to as a Mental Health Evaluation. This assessment includes a thorough evaluation of psychological functioning and referral to other healthcare providers if needed. The fee for a Psychological Assessment is $60.00 payable by cash or money order only on the day of the assessment.
If you are not certain if you should refer or schedule your client for an assessment please contact our office at (850) 270-9686 for more information. We are happy to help you determine your need for an assessment.