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Vancouver Boot Camp for Teens Alternative

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Clean, comfortable, and safe accommodations

A strong focus on family participation & support

Small-group setting guarantees personalized attention

Why traditional boot camps may not solve your teen’s problems

Summer programs for troubled youths often struggle to address significant mental health issues effectively. Here’s why:

  • 🚫 Too strict: These programs can be excessively harsh for teens facing serious mental health challenges.
  • 🤕 Emotional health is neglected: Emotional well-being is often overlooked.
  • 💔 Temporary effects: The behavioral changes achieved are typically not lasting.
  • 👤 Lacking individual therapy: These programs miss providing customized care for deeper mental health concerns.
  • 🔍 Surface-level therapy: They frequently fail to identify and address the underlying reasons for a teen’s behavior.

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Key limitations of boot camps in Vancouver

Summer camps for troubled youths that use military-style rules might seem effective for behavior issues, but they have significant drawbacks:

  • 🏋️ Physical risk: Intense physical activities in these camps can lead to harm for the teens.
  • 📚 Education is neglected: These camps prioritize discipline over educational needs.
  • 🤷‍♂️ Inexperienced staff: Many staff members lack the proper training to handle a variety of teen issues.
  • 👪 Minimal family involvement: In these military-style summer camps for troubled teens, there’s limited opportunity for family participation in teens’ development and support.
  • 🚩 Ethical issues: The severe tactics used raise concerns about the proper treatment and care of the teens.

Teen Residential Treatment – A better summer program for troubled teens

If you need a program that combines discipline and mental health support, our teen residential treatment center at Avery’s House in Boise could suit your teen. Our approach is focused on assisting teens to form positive habits, grow emotionally, and improve their mental well-being.

Proximity & accessibility

  • Vancouver families are just a 1-hour flight or 8-hour drive from Avery’s House, making it easier to visit their teen.

Nurturing environment

  • Teens stay in comfortable rooms, eat nutritious meals, and adhere to a structured routine that aids their recovery.

Personalized treatment

  • Each teen's treatment is customized, typically with a 28-day plan tailored to individual health needs.

Proximity & accessibility

  • Vancouver families are just a 1-hour flight or 8-hour drive from Avery’s House, making it easier to visit their teen.

Nurturing environment

  • Teens stay in comfortable rooms, eat nutritious meals, and adhere to a structured routine that aids their recovery.

Personalized treatment

  • Each teen's treatment is customized, typically with a 28-day plan tailored to individual health needs.

Teen residential treatment may be ideal if your child…

  • Just finished or is nearing the end of a psychiatric stabilization program in a hospital or inpatient facility.
  • Has been involved in outpatient programs (like PHP or IOP) but needs more extensive support.
  • Requires time away from home, school, or social situations to fully concentrate on their recovery.

Program benefits

Avery’s House offers personalized residential mental health treatment for teens. Here are just a few reasons why our program is a better alternative to any summer boot camp for troubled youths in Vancouver:

Educational support

Teens learn important school skills like giving presentations and teaming up with classmates.

Dedicated recovery coaches

Our skilled therapists conduct regular support and therapy sessions each week.

Post-treatment plans

We provide ongoing support to your teen after they finish their treatment with us.

Family involvement

Family participation is crucial for providing emotional support throughout the healing process.

Life skills education

Teens learn essential life skills, including emotional management, clear communication, and self-reflection.

Medication management

If needed, we carefully watch and adjust medications for your child’s complete healing.

Educational support

Teens learn important school skills like giving presentations and teaming up with classmates.

Dedicated recovery coaches

Our skilled therapists conduct regular support and therapy sessions each week.

Post-treatment plans

We provide ongoing support to your teen after they finish their treatment with us.

Family involvement

Family participation is crucial for providing emotional support throughout the healing process.

Life skills education

Teens learn essential life skills, including emotional management, clear communication, and self-reflection.

Medication management

If needed, we carefully watch and adjust medications for your child’s complete healing.

Therapeutic services included

We’ll personalize each teen’s therapy based on their unique personality, challenges & goals. Here are some of the services provided in our program:

  • Individual Therapy Sessions
  • Case Management
  • Experiential Therapies
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Music Therapy
  • Community Based Activities
  • Family Therapy
  • Trauma Informed Care
  • LGBTQ Allyship

We accept insurance

We work with most major insurance providers to help minimize out-of-pocket costs. Let’s see if your provider will cover your teen’s treatment.

Take the next step at Avery’s House

At Avery’s House near Vancouver, our mission is to guide teens to live fulfilling and joyful lives.

This commitment sets us apart from traditional summer camps for troubled youths in Vancouver as we focus on treating mental health and substance abuse issues in teens.

We prioritize a compassionate and empathetic approach, aiming for complete care and lasting positive outcomes rather than just instilling obedience.

Reach out for support today!

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How to get started?

Whether your child is beginning or continuing their recovery, getting into the Avery’s House Teen Program is a simple 3-step process that begins with one simple phone call or message.

1- The initial phone call

Tell us your teen’s story, explore treatment options, and discuss payment options.

2- Pre screening

Confirm treatment, insurance coverage, and details about what to expect.

3- Start Therapy

Arrive at Avery’s House, meet our staff and other participants, tour the facility, and get settled in.

1- The initial phone call

Tell us your teen’s story, explore treatment options, and discuss payment options.

2- Pre screening

Confirm treatment, insurance coverage, and details about what to expect.

3- Start Therapy

Arrive at Avery’s House, meet our staff and other participants, tour the facility, and get settled in.