Crossroads Family Center


El Cajon, CA

About Us

Crossroads Family Center (CFC)  is a community-based outpatient mental health program located in El Cajon.  CFC provides a full range of services to seriously emotionally disturbed (SED) children, youth and their families in the East Region of San Diego County including the rural communities--also known  as the backcountry.

 Program Description

CFC utilizes the family systems and wraparound approach in providing comprehensive, strength-based and culturally and linguistically competent mental health services. Our services are client and family centered and focus on addressing the needs of the client and family while respecting and working within their cultural beliefs, supports, and norms.  We adhere to the Children's System of Care (CSOC) principles and emphasize a strength-based collaboration among family, therapist, case manager, social services, school, community and medical services in the assessment, planning and delivery of all services.  We provide clinic, school, and community-based services for children and adolescents up to the age of 21,  if still in high school, who meet SED criteria, who have Medi-Cal or are Medi-Cal eligible, uninsured (with co-pay on a sliding scale based on family monthly gross income), have Healthy Families insurance, or are referred by AB2726.


Services are provided by a team which includes: mental health clinicians, case managers, a registered nurse and a psychiatrist.

Treatment services include:

  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • School-Based Services
  • Home-Based Services
  • Case Management
  • Rehabilitation
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Psychiatric Services Including Evaluation
  • Medication Management Services
  • Integrated Mental Health and Substance Use Treatment

- from the website.