ViewPoint Center is considered one of the best residential mental health facilities for Maine teens. With its small, intimate setting, it provides adolescents with the best evidenced based therapeutic approaches. ViewPoints strong accreditations make the quality of our program unlike any other residential mental health facilities for teens from Maine. Our program is co-educational and strives to offer each individual and their family an opportunity for a bright future.
Although not located in Maine, ViewPoint Center helps teens from all over the country.
Students who attend our residential mental health facilities are between the ages of 12 to 17, and often are suffering from various behavioral and mental disorders. The diagnostic profile of teens we help includes a full spectrum of mental health disorders. Through our assessment and diagnosis, various therapeutic methods, and a caring staff our residential mental health facilities offer teens from Maine valuable insight and treatment plans.
The therapeutic approaches we provide at our program can include psychotherapy, therapeutic milieu, family therapy, and psychiatric stabilization. Therapy is provided by licensed clinicians, and each child receives individual therapy daily. The mission of our program is to provide youth and their family with stabilization, diagnostic clarity, and the right treatment plan for their individual childs needs.
ViewPoint Center helps teens seeking a Residential Mental Health Facilities who are struggling with issues similar to those below:
– Complex or Uncertain Psychiatric Diagnosis
– Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Conditions
– Multiple Failed Placements
– Behavioral Outburst
– Learning Disorders
– Bipolar Disorder
– Drug/Alcohol Use
– Eating Disorders
– Physically aggressive behaviors
– Medication Change
– Self Harm
– Suicidal Behavior
– Pain Disorder
– Mood Swings
– Psychosis (Paranoia, Hallucinations, or Delusions)
Many Maine families who choose our residential mental health facilities, do so because they are confused and concerned for their child. Adolescents have often been diagnosed by a doctor or clinical professional, and the diagnosis and medications may not coordinate. When you add in the various other influences, family members are often left with a mixture of confusion and frustration.
At ViewPoint Center, we work to help families find the right answers. Unlike other residential mental health facilities for Maine youth, the outcome of our clients experience at ViewPoint is to provide an exhaustive perspective, diagnosis, and clear coordination of mental health resources for teens. Although our program is not located in Maine, our program environment has helped multiple families from around the country find lasting change and success. It has been shown that treatment away from previous negative influences can be more beneficial for students.
Some of the assessment and treatment approaches available at our residential mental health facilities include:
Through these methods, clients gain more informed diagnoses and treatment for their specific needs.
National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP): NATSAP serves as a resource of information about the various programs they serve. The work to advocate and resource organizations which strive to help youth and their families struggling with mental illness. They have strict regulations and expectations of care for the programs they work with, and each must follow these guidelines to maintain membership. Similar to ViewPoint, many different types of program are represented by NATSAP. Families can gain knowledge of recent news, research, and events for mental health through their site.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): NAMI provides both national and local resources for individuals in need. Families or loved ones seeking treatment for mental health can gain knowledge of local resources through their site. NAMI also works to promote the knowledge of mental health within society, eliminate the negative stigma, and offer resources for those who are battling with mental health today.
Some examples of cities from Maine which may have families who could use ViewPoint Center: Portland Islesboro Phippsburg West Bath Bowdoinham