The youth/adolescent in residential treatment can learn to make better choices and learn to accept their flaws and challenges and move forward in life with confidence and more self-esteem, knowing they are on their way to a positive future.
Factors to consider when choosing residential treatment centers in Idaho
- Each of the residential treatment centers in Idaho may offer different programs and use different methods in their programs so always check they are suitable for your teen/adolescent.
- Try to choose a residential center and program that will suit your teen. For instance, some programs may rely heavily on group sessions and if your teen if shy this may not be the most suitable choice of program.
- Where possible tour the treatment center with your teen when considering it and take their opinion into account, after all they are going to be staying there, not you.
Get assistance from Idaho’s Department of Health and Welfare,
www.healthandwelfare.idaho.gov – Provides treatment and prevention services for Idahoans