Therapeutic Family Homes Program

This program recruits, trains, and approves families to serve as therapeutic foster parents for emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children and youth. Additional services include: homes that specialize in working with children that have sexual behavior problems, individual, family and/or group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, psychiatric evaluation and medication management. Below is information & frequently used forms for potential applicants and our families to access:

  • Travel Reimbursement Forms and Samples:
    • DHS mileage calculator for travel reimbursement. View Here (opens in a new window).
    • Sample Mileage Reimbursement Claim Form Download Here
    • Mileage Reimbursement Claim Form for Medical.  Download Here
  • The difference between Foster Care and Treatment Foster Care. Download PDF
  • Frequently Asked Questions. Download PDF
  • Therapeutic Foster Parent Initial Inquiry Form to download and mail or to email. Download PDF
  • Introduction to TFHP Brochure: Download PDF
  • For more information about Therapeutic Foster Care, contact Jeff Gwatney, Coordinator of Partnerships, at or 501.660.6817 ext. 1166