The Saint Joseph's Wellness Academy (PROS) is a comprehensive, recovery-oriented program for individuals with serious mental illness. Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS) help people to overcome barriers and develop resources that can help them attain their valued life roles in the community by integrating support and rehabilitation.
Goals for participants can include:
- Attaining higher levels of education and training
- Obtaining and keeping a job
- Finding a preferred living situation
These goals are achieved through the support of the PROS staff team, the community of PROS participants, and the employment culture supported here.
There are three components in the Saint Joseph's Wellness Academy: Community Rehabilitation and Support
Recovery services engage and assist participants in living successfully in the community by managing their mental illness and restoring skills and supports necessary for recovery. Intensive Rehabilitation
Intensive Rehabilitation assists participants in attaining their unique goals in areas such as education, employment and housing. Services include intensive relapse prevention, support for individual with co-occurring substance challenges and family education support.
Ongoing Rehabilitation and Support
Clients receive job placement and support at the workplace to sustain employment.
About the Program
The Saint Joseph's Wellness Academy is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., but individual schedules are worked out with each participant. The Wellness Academy team will collaborate with a participant's current treaters. PROS services are covered by Medicaid, Medicare and some private insurance.