About Open Arms Community Mental Health Center
Dedicated to the belief that all people with mental health and substance abuse problems can hope for improved quality of life with treatment. To this end, Open Arms Community Mental Health Center fosters personal growth and development by providing services in an empathic and confidential environment for culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
To become the premier Community Mental Health Center in the State of Florida
Goals and Objectives
The primary goal of Open Arms CMHC, Inc. is to ensure accurate diagnosis and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse symptoms with emphasis on alleviating the distress it causes that may interfere in the quality of life or maintenance of the individual's capacity to function in school, society toward building healthy families and communities. The secondary goal of Open Arms CMHC, Inc. is the provision of indirect services in the form of advocacy, case management, referral and prevention. Since Open Arms CMHC, Inc. delivers a wide spectrum of interventions to the community, its programs focuses on the improvement of individuals intrapsychic process, as well as the impact of the environment (such as the social systems and institutions)on the individual. To meet these goals Open Arms CMHC's programs are designed to build capacity and bridges between consumers and their communities.