Positive familial support can be a good resource for young people during their transition years. However, family involvement and support during the transition years for young adults with mental health conditions can be complicated by changing family dynamics. This tip sheet describes what we know about partnering with families, offers best practices when working with young adults and their families and providers some resources to learn more.
Transition Age Youth
Transition Age Youth, Individualized Service Plans, ISP, families, familial support, natural supports, tips, TAY
Sabella, Kathryn. (2018). Partnering with Families & Other Natural Supports on Individualized Service Plans (ISPs). Worcester, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center.
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