Memphis Recovery Centers (MRC) Youth Program provides professional treatment of drug and alcohol dependency for teens in a caring and confidential atmosphere. We offer both residential and outpatient treatment, depending on the needs of the individual. MRC also supports those who experience co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders, by integrating dual diagnosis treatment into the program. Our programs are successful through the use of an intensive family component, behavioral modification program, evidenced based treatment model, and multiple counseling modalities, the staff attempt to foster long-term successes. Following residential treatment, the Youth Program provides each interested family with a 6-month nonresidential Aftercare Program intended to aid in the transition of each child from treatment and back into their home and community.
Memphis Recovery Centers’ Youth Program is committed to providing comprehensive treatment services to youth and their families who are experiencing major life problems due to the abuse of alcohol or other addictive drugs. The Youth Program provides residential treatment intervention that assist 13-17 year-old adolescents and their families in better understanding the disease of addiction. Within a residential setting, the Youth Program provides a client with a variety of treatment activities including weekly individual counseling; comprehensive, individualized strength-based and goal oriented treatment planning; group therapy 4x per week; multi-family therapy 2x week; individual family sessions as needed; weekly life skills and anger management classes; weekly music and art therapy; daily twelve-step recovery meetings; and an on campus school. Our Transitions Learning Center, an intensive outpatient track, provides an alternative to residential treatment and a step down from residential treatment when needed. Our programs are successful through the use of an intensive family component, behavioral modification program, evidenced based treatment model, and multiple counseling modalities. Following treatment, we provide each family with a 6-month Aftercare Program intended to aid in the transition of each child from treatment and back into their home and community. In addition, quality assurance measures serve to ensure that therapeutic interventions are empirically based and specific to the issues that are presented. By providing a continuum of skill-building and interventions, treatment is intended to return the individual to an acceptable level of spiritual, physical, emotional, social and occupational functioning.
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- Ages 11-13
- Ages 17-18
- Ages 14-16