• Supervised Visitation

    Supervised visitation is based on two premises: Children do best when they have reliable, ongoing relationships with both parents. A child’s emotional and physical safety must always be guaranteed. Whether parents live together or apart, they have a shared responsibility for their children. Most importantly, children do best when they have regular contact with both… [Continue Reading]

    Supervised Visitation
  • Student Assistance Program (SAP)

    Comprehensive Youth Services (CYS) is a pioneer in the field of school-based social and emotional supports to students in Fresno, Central, Sanger, and Selma Unified School Districts and Madera County SELPA. CYS is proud of its long and successful history of providing a broad range of counseling services to students and their families – from… [Continue Reading]

    Student Assistance Program (SAP)
  • Sanger Family Resource Center (FRC)

    The Sanger Family Resource Center (FRC) is located on the campus of Jefferson Elementary School in Sanger and is operated by Comprehensive Youth Services (CYS) in partnership with Sanger Unified School District.  The mission of the Sanger FRC is to unite with community members to offer linkages, information, services, parent education and advocacy to residents… [Continue Reading]

    Sanger Family Resource Center (FRC)
  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

    “I do love my child but sometimes I just don’t like him very much.” This common feeling was shared by a mother who was frustrated with her son’s repeated aggressive and noncompliant behavior. She’s typical of many of the parents who come to CYS feeling incompetent as a parent, angry, depressed and looking for help.… [Continue Reading]

    Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Family Solutions

    The Family Solutions program helps stressed out children, teens and parents gain new skills to help them overcome relationship or behavior difficulties — and build a successful “game plan” to create lasting, positive changes.  The program works  to strengthen individual and family resilience keep children and families safe and together, and protect children and youth… [Continue Reading]

    Family Solutions
  • Co-Parenting Classes

    Parenting programs at CYS include our Consider the Children: Co-Parenting Class, which is designed for parents who are separated or divorced. The program examines the needs of children during and after the break-up of a marriage or relationship. Parents learn how to improve the sharing of parental responsibilities for their children. Who is eligible for this program?… [Continue Reading]

    Co-Parenting Classes
  • Child Welfare Services

    Comprehensive Youth Services partners with Fresno County Department of Social Services to provide a variety of services to families involved with Child Welfare Services. Most services are offered in conjunction with Supervised Visitation to help parents work towards reunification with their children. Who is eligible for these services? Only individuals referred by their Fresno County… [Continue Reading]

    Child Welfare Services
  • Child Abuse Treatment (CHAT)

    The Child Abuse Treatment (CHAT) Program provides intensive therapeutic counseling services, on an outpatient basis, to children, under 18 years of age, who have been a victim of a crime. The CHAT Program is designed to meet the needs of underserved children including those who are dependents of the court, in the child welfare system,… [Continue Reading]

    Child Abuse Treatment (CHAT)
  • Bright Beginnings for Families

    Bright Beginnings for Families  is a collaboration between Fresno County Behavioral Health-Children’s Mental Health, EMQ-Families First, Exceptional Parents Unlimited (EPU) and Comprehensive Youth Services of Fresno, Inc. (CYS).   Bright Beginnings for Families  includes comprehensive and intensive services and supports for families with children ages birth through 10 years with issues of attachment and bonding,… [Continue Reading]

    Bright Beginnings for Families
  • Anger Management Classes for Adults & Teens

    We all know what anger is and we’ve all felt it.  Anger is a completely normal, usually healthy human emotion.  However, when anger gets out of control, it can lead to problems.  At Comprehensive Youth Services we’re here to help.  Our Anger Management class is designed to teach you to recognize your physical and emotional… [Continue Reading]

    Anger Management Classes for Adults & Teens