Star View in Los Angeles County
Star View Behavioral Health and Star View Children & Family Services
Star View Behavioral Health and Star View Children & Family Services provide programs for children and adolescents who face emotional, behavioral, and learning challenges and have difficulty succeeding in family or community living environments. An experienced staff of psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, mental health specialists, parent partners, and other counselors provide case management, mental health care, and a range of support services in schools, homes or other community settings.
Our dedicated teams work collaboratively and in partnership with family members, school administrators and faculty, county social workers, case managers, probation officers, and other agencies.
Star View Community Services provides case management, mental health, and a full range of support services to youth in schools, home and other community settings.
- Full Service Partnership (FSP)
Through a “do-whatever-it-takes” approach, we provide children and TAY, along with their families, a wide range of services and supports.
- Field Capable Clinical Services (FCCS) Programs
We provide specialty mental health services outside of the traditional mental health settings
- School-based Programs & Stars School Solutions
We coordinate with districts and local school personnel to support children with serious emotional and/or behavioral challenges.
- Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)
Skilled mental health staff members work with youth who are under 21 on a one-to-one basis.
TEAMMATES is one of the largest providers of Wraparound services in California and a leader of Wraparound in the Los Angeles Area. Wraparound is a unique approach to working with Severely Emotionally Disturbed (SED) youth who are in long-term placement within LA County’s Mental Health, Foster Care, or Juvenile Justice systems. TEAMMATES is a comprehensive family-centered, strengths-based, and needs-driven service, and is a program of the not-for-profit Star View Children & Family Services.
- Multidisciplinary Assessment Team (MAT)
We offer comprehensive assessments for each child placed in out-of-home care.
- Juvenile Hall-based services
We provide initial mental health assessment and referrals to ongoing services upon release.
Youth are matched with a caring adult for additional support
- Family Preservation
We provide families referred by child-protective services with assistance in stabilization and resources.
This facility is the highest level in California for children and adolescents, offering a multilevel program combining psychiatric crisis intervention, high-quality residential care, educational services, mental health treatment, and rehabilitation. It serves 56 young people between the ages of 12 and 17 from LA County and counties throughout the state.
South Bay High School is a non-public school within the adolescent center where credentialed instructors provide schooling to youth with special needs so they can advance their educational status while receiving mental health care.
This center for Transition Age Youth (TAY) in the city of Carson serves young people ages 15-25 who need a nurturing environment that supports them and teaches them independence and important skills.
Our programs operate throughout Los Angeles County in these locations:
- Long Beach, SA 8
- Torrance, SA 8
- Compton, SA 6
- Carson, SA 6
- Downtown Los Angeles, SA 4
- Bellflower, SA 7
- El Monte, SA 3
- Reseda, SA 2
Lydee Marchman, Ph.D.
Star View Community Services
100 E. Wardlow Road
Long Beach, CA 90807
Phone: (562) 427-6818 ext. 103
Fax: (562) 988-5975
Ontson Placide, LMFT
Star View Children & Family Services
1303 W. Walnut Parkway
Compton, CA 90220
Phone: (310) 868-5379 ext. 147
Fax: (310) 868-5397 or (310) 868-5398
Steve Albrecht, MSEd, MBA
Star View Community Services
1501 Hughes Way, Suite 150
Long Beach, CA 90810
Phone: (310) 221-6336 ext. 110
Fax: (562) 988-9293
*Oversees all Star View Community Services Centers.