Family Support Network is an evidence-based practice that improves the quality of life for adolescents with severe emotional disturbances and substance use disorders. Treatment helps youth and their families address both disorders concurrently by utilizing a multi-disciplinary team of treatment providers.
What can I expect?
¨ Team Approach: A team including substance abuse specialist, social worker(s), psychiatrist, therapist(s), case manager(s) and family members join together to give youth ongoing
¨ Stage-Wise Interventions: Youth with co-occurring disorders gain the ability to recover through five stages of personal change.
¨ Time Unlimited Services: Services will be provided at the discretion of the consumers and their families.
¨ Services are Provided where needed: FSN team members provide services in the home or other community settings.
¨ Group Treatment: Group treatment that addresses severe emotional disturbance and
substance use disorders concurrently.
¨ Peer group support: Groups will consist of other youth with similar struggles.
¨ Family support: Parent education groups assist family members to help their adolescent cope with symptoms.
¨ Medication Therapy: Medications can help reduce mental health symptoms.
Who do I contact?
Trish – OP Program Director 989-362-8636