About Us

Amcal Family Services operates from a systemic, strengths-based, solution-focused theoretical orientation.

Systemic

In all its programs, services, and staff training, the agency takes a holistic approach to its clients, and a multidisciplinary approach to collaborating with other professionals and community organizations to best address the issues its clients identify, and promote a continuum of care for families facing challenges.

Strengths-based

We believe that families have an inner strength & resources for coping with & resolving issues that arise. Our programs & services emphasize the exploration of individual and family competencies.

Solution-focused

All of Amcal’s programs & services identify clear goals, employ parent-supportive practices, & develop strategies to promote positive change and healthier families. In our commitment to adhere to best professional practices, especially regarding consistency of care of clients and accountability of staff, we apply an intentional evaluation protocol in all our programs & services, & staff engages in ongoing professional reflection.