The Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) is an interdisciplinary mobile outreach treatment team. The program is a licensed and certified and staffed by psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, counselors and an employment specialist. The PACT Team was initially a federally funded research project to determine the effectiveness of a PACT model with homeless mentally ill adults. As of August 1993, it has become a freestanding treatment service in the Division of Community Psychiatry.
There are two teams designed to provide intensive psychiatric and case management services and advocacy:
|(Capacity- 130 clients) Services include:
Case management including:
|(Capacity- 40 clients)|
|Psychiatric treatment including:
(in addition to those listed under adult):
Program Director: Yolanda Jones, L.C.S.W.-C
Medical Director: Ann Hackman, M.D.
UMMS Programs in Assertive Community Treatment
630 W. Fayette St.
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201