4 04, 2017

Autism Center of Excellence Press Release

Touchstone Health Services Selected as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Center of Excellence   Phoenix, AZ (April 4, 2017) – Touchstone Health Services was one of two community providers selected to serve as an Autism Spectrum Disorder Center of Excellence by Mercy Care Plan and Mercy Maricopa [...]

3 03, 2017

Sand Therapy

Sand Therapy By: Christina Knowles, Infant & Early Childhood Program Therapist   Sand Tray Play Therapy is a therapeutic modality that is used with children, adults, families and couples. Sand Tray Play Therapy was first brought to light by Margaret Lownfeld and was continued [...]

5 01, 2017

Tucson Expansion

Touchstone Health Services is proud to announce the expansion of our services from our Tucson Center. Prior to our expansion, Touchstone has been providing Multisystemic Therapy (MST) in Tucson for over 10 years. As of March 2016, the Tucson component opened the MST adaptation, Multisystemic [...]

18 11, 2016

Respite Program Overview

Touchstone Health Services has provided our Respite program for several years. This program is intended to provide a much-needed break for parents or guardians in time of high stress. This program is provided to children ages 8-17 years old. While these children are in the [...]

2 11, 2016

Overcoming Low Engagement

Overcoming Low Engagement: 6 Reasons Client Engagement May Be Difficult By Amy Spriggs, Multisystemic Therapist Multisystemic Therapy (MST) is an evidenced based program that treats juvenile delinquent and violent behaviors by addressing interventions based on community and relational characteristics in the youth’s environment. MST provides [...]

27 10, 2016

Message To The Community

Dear Community Members, After a very productive and dynamic tenure as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Touchstone Health Services, Gary Brennan has decided to step down from his position at the end of January 2017.  However, we are very pleased that he will be [...]

7 09, 2016

New Avondale Center – Touchstone Health Services

New Avondale Center Donate Here Today! Learn MORE Touchstone Health Services is excited to announce the expansion of our services into the West Valley starting this month. Our new Avondale Center, just minutes from the Loop [...]

6 09, 2016

Au-Some Sibling Group Therapy

Through our Family-Centered Autism Program (FCAP), Touchstone Health Services offers a therapy group directly for siblings of brothers and sisters with special needs. The Au-Some Sibling Group has a focus centered on supporting siblings who face unique challenges as an individual and as an individual of [...]

19 08, 2016

Prevention Department Receives Grant

We are excited to announce that our Prevention Department was recently awarded monies from the Arizona Parents Commission on Drug Education and Prevention Grant Program through the Governor's Office of Youth, Faith and Family. This award is effective July 1, 2016, and will go through [...]

9 08, 2016

Touchstone Celebrates 5th Childhood Trauma Conference

Touchstone Health Services celebrates the success of its 5th Childhood Trauma Conference this year. The conference was a two-day event held on May 19th & 20th, at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona. The conference had over 200 individuals in attendance, including [...]