Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist
The Early Childhood Council of La Plata County has two mental health specialists on staff to serve the kids in Archuleta, La Plata and San Juan Counties. Mary Gilden and Sarah Kahn are both licensed professional counselors who offer support services to childcare centers, preschools and home care providers. Including but not limited to, staff relationships, observing classrooms and children, and identifying appropriate interventions to support both staff and children. Services are FREE to all programs.
To access these services, please contact:
Mary Gilden, LPC (970) 247-0760 ext 6, email@example.com
Sarah Kahn, LPC (970) 247-0760 ext 1, firstname.lastname@example.org
For your convenience, below are some of the forms you may need to complete. Be sure to contact Mary or Sarah beforehand to discuss which of these you will need.
Community Screening and Referral – If you have concerns, and want to refer a child for developmental screening, access forms below:
San Juan BOCES Child Find Referral Form (local referral form for children from birth through school age)
Social Emotional Resources: