Child and Family Behavioral Health Services (CAFBHS)

Mission and Vision

Provide accessible, timely Behavioral Health services to military children and families through consultation and collaboration with PCMs. Provide comprehensive evaluations and short term treatment for children and families who exhibit a wide variety of behavioral and psychiatric challenges. Our goal is to provide the most clinically effective and least restrictive level of care to our patients.

Hours and Location

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Child and Family Behavioral Health System
3rd Floor, The Woodlands Section (Clinic 3)
36065 Santa Fe Ave
Fort Hood, TX 76544


Eligible Patients

The Child and Family Behavioral Health System (CAFBHS) provides behavioral health care for Active Duty Family Members. Services include clinical psychosocial and/or medication evaluations, psychological testing and short term individual, couples and/or family therapy to military dependents enrolled in TRICARE Prime. Referrals should come from the patient's PCM.

Clinic Services Include:

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  • Consultation
  • Psychosocial Evaluations and Testing
  • Inpatient Admission Referrals
  • Short Term Treatment
    • Individual Therapy
    • Couples/Marriage Therapy
    • Family Therapy
    • Medication Management
  • Referrals to the network as necessary
  • Support & Education Groups

School Behavioral Health

  • Services are provided by a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Psychologist at On-Post schools. This program delivers Behavioral Health care in the child’s school environment and improves service delivery and efficiency, by improving access to care and decreasing the burden on families to find services.
  • School Behavioral Health Services may include:
  • Psychological/Psychosocial evaluations
  • Psychological/Developmental Screenings
  • Individual/Family Therapies
  • Behavioral Health Care Coordination
  • Psychoeducational and Therapeutic Groups
  • School/Classroom Observations
Referrals can be made through the School Counselor or by contacting the CAFBHS clinic.

Outreach Services

  • Provide a range of health promotion and prevention activities
  • Assist in the coordination of services between CAFBHS and community resources
  • Provide briefings to Community Partners and On-Post organizations

Additional Resources:

Psychiatric emergencies for family members after hours, on weekends & holidays are available through:

  • Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center's Emergency Department: 288-8114/8113
  • Metroplex Hospital: 254-628-1000
  • Cedar Crest Hospital: 254-939-2100
Veteran offers an online parenting course for Service Members and Veterans, developed by the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, that provides military parents with the tools they need to strengthen their existing parenting skills and reconnect with their families. Many of the techniques in the course are specifically tailored to address the unique challenges of military life.

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