Teen Substance Abuse
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is a type of psychotherapy that is based on the interplay between thoughts, feelings, and actions. Research shows that Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is highly effective in treating those struggling with substance abuse. Center For Discovery utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as a framework due to its collaborative approach that individualizes the Client's treatment, and further promotes positive change. The Substance Abuse residential treatment program offers both individual and group models of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Our treatment team works with adolescents, teaching them to replace their substance use with less risky behaviors by recognizing what led to the onset of their use, and by implementing adaptive coping skills. Above all, we strive to offer a client centered approach that ensures individual success.