For Doctors: How to refer to A Child’s Place

Referrals are generally accepted for any child meeting eligibility criteria. Most referrals come from the following sources:

  • Access Center/PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center
  • Crisis services/LCMHC
  • Department of Social and Health Services
  • Division of Child and Family Services
  • Hospitals/medical community
  • Juvenile department
  • Other mental health agencies
  • Parents
  • Pre-school teachers
  • Primary care physicians, pediatricians, OB/GYN’s
  • School counselors/teachers
  • Social workers
  • Providers should have a parent/legal guardian contact A Child's Place at (360) 414-2222 for a phone inquiry and appointment. In addition, a written referral from a provider is desirable, either mailed or faxed to A Child's Place at (360) 414-2220.