Heather Rini, LCSW-C, Director of Admissions ( 
Blaire Hermann, LCSW-C, Day Treatment Admissions Coordinator (
Amanda Menke, Admissions Specialist (
Phone: 410-368-7800   Fax:  410-368-7885

Criteria for Admission 

  • Adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17.6.
  • Full scale IQ above 70.
  • Determined to be appropriate for residential care by meeting medical necessity (Certificate of Need).
  • Active DSM 5 diagnosis in which a psychiatrist recommends a residential setting for the adolescent with emotional and behavioral challenges.
    For more details, please contact the Admissions Department.

RICA-Baltimore participates in the following: