Joint Planning Team


The Joint Planning Team (JPT) is a High-Fidelity Wraparound, strength-based, and family-driven program that offers individualized support to families. This program works with families where children have significant Mental Health challenges.

Joint Planning Team is a Team-based approach to mental health service coordination that implements a process with families to support in bringing all services together at the table utilizing a Family Support, Youth Support, and Facilitator.

This process has the ability to meet families where they are at in their journey in helping to identify areas of need, building off the strengths and culture of the family. Bringing Everyone to the table as well as identifying and building natural supports.

The Family Support Partner, Youth Support Partner, and Facilitator are thoroughly trained and credentialed in the process. Support Partners utilize their own life experiences to offer hope to families and youth. Each family has its own individualized plan to support in the process.

Whom Do We Serve?

  • Serve youth ages 5-21

  • Have a significant history of mental health treatment

  • Have multi-system involvement

  • Are currently placed or at risk of out-of-home placement

  • Do not have a primary diagnosis of Autism

To find out more information about the Joint Planning Team please contact: Christine Snyder or (412)438-6120  

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