CARF International recently announced that L & P Services, Inc., 207D Colegate Drive, Marietta, has been accredited for a period of three years for its mental health and substance abuse programs. This accreditation is the third consecutive three-year accreditation that the international accrediting body has awarded the agency's programs. The decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and shows the organization's substantial conformance to over a thousand CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer review process and has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during a three day, on-site visit that its programs and services are of the highest quality, measurable, and accountable.
L & P Services, Inc. serves adults, children and families with a complete range of mental health and substance abuse services including, but not limited to, diagnostic assessments; individual, family and group counseling; case management, and psychiatric services. L & P Services, Inc. is certified by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and is a contract agency of the Washington County Behavioral Health Board.
CARF International is an independent, non-profit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process that centers on enhancing the lives of the persons served. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and now known as CARF, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and services.
- For additional information: Chuck Larrick, CEO, at (740) 376-0930.