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Philadelphia-PERC

10th Floor, Gates Pavilion,
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-662-2826
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Who we are

PERC is a multi-disciplinary program offering consultations on diagnosis, treatment, support and skill development for adolescents and young adults  who exhibit warning signs of emerging psychosis or early psychosis, and their families.

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Our program’s main goals are to:

  • Stabilize symptoms
  • Maintain cognition and functioning
  • Optimize their well-being and daily functioning
  • Foster their talents, skills, relationships, and vocations

Referred individuals are screened over the phone within 24-48 hours. For those appropriate for the program, an in-person assessment typically occurs within 7-14 business days.

The initial, customized assessment typically includes the following:

  • Interview and evaluation by a psychiatric expert in early psychosis.
  • Standard physical and neurological examination, and blood work testing to detect possible medical disorders that may produce behavioral symptoms.
  • Review of medical records, prior treatments and responses.
  • Formulation and discussion of treatment and support plan.

Who we serve

PERC serves young people age 16-30 who are experiencing symptoms of early psychosis within in the last 24 months and reside in the state of Pennsylvania.

Billing/Insurance

Parts of this program may be covered by your insurance carrier. The program is further supported by a Mental Health Block Grant provided through the State of Pennsylvania (for Pennsylvania residents only) For non-Pennsylvania residents, please contact us regarding other options. Individual parts of the comprehensive services are available on a fee for services basis.