DCS Transition from Restrictive Placement

Transitional from Restrictive Placement (TRP) is a provision of services to assist children in a more restrictive placement to a less/least restrictive placement. TRP is a court-ordered program for youth adjudicated to a CHINS or JD/JS. The purpose of the program is to prevent the return of the youth to a more restrictive setting/placement.

Home-based services include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Home assessment
  • Child development education
  • Educational transition service
  • Vocational services
  • Conflict management
  • Addiction education
  • Parent education/training
  • Family communication
  • Assistance with transportation
  • Family reunification
  • Family assessment
  • Community referrals and follow-up
  • Behavior modification
  • Budgeting/money management
  • Emergency/crisis services

A bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, or a directly related human service field.