Day Treatment Programming

School Based and After School Day Treatment & Therapeutic Groups

Serving Grades K – 12th for Day Treatment Programs

Day Treatment services are offered to meet the psychological, social, and physical needs of children in all grades from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Children with serious emotional, behavioral, learning, social, and/or family problems.

Therapeutic and Prevention Groups

Through an array of therapeutic and prevention groups, youth work on mastering the skills necessary for healthy and successful futures. Individualized services emphasize skill development for more adaptive management of thoughts, feelings and behaviors to allow youth to successfully reintegrate into their community school.

Location of Day Treatment Programs

On Our Campus

In-School and After School Options: Our Day Treatment Programs through our Charter School located in Hamilton County with two locations in Cincinnati, Ohio. Our Villa Campus serves our Kindergarten through 6th grade and our Altercrest Campus serves our 7th – 12th graders.

In Your School

We offer school partnerships to embed Day Treatment Programs and other services directly in your school. We would love to talk with your school about what the best solution would be for your team and students. To learn more visit our School Partnerships page.

About Day Treatment Services

Day Treatment services are integrated with special-education instruction during school hours at both our charter school locations. An after school option is available at our Villa Campus. Specialized Treatment Tracks Program Tracks specialize in generalized behavioral concerns with our Behavior Modification Program.

Therapeutic Group Topics

minibike therapy
art therapy
preschool day treatment
NYPUM (National Youth Program Using Minibikes) gives the opportunity to develop self esteem and a sense of belonging using mini-bikes as a motivational tool.  This program inspires youth to work in treatment to earn opportunities to ride.  Youth learn basic maintenance responsibilities such as changing oil and brakes, along with an understanding of the importance of team work.

Behavior Modification
Behavior Modification groups focus on exploring own feelings and behavior choices in order to develop appropriate skills to manage in areas of communication, anger management, and boundary maintenance.

Art Therapy
Art Therapy groups focus on exploring thoughts and feelings while creating art in a therapeutic manner in addition to developing and practicing appropriate social skills, such as positive communication and respect for self and others.

Recreational Therapy
Recreational Therapy groups focus on engaging in cooperative activities while developing and practicing appropriate social skills, such as anger management and appropriate boundary maintenance.

Alcohol and Drug
Alcohol and Drug groups focus on understanding the emotional, psychological, physiological, and behavioral effects of drugs and alcohol, as well as the effects of alcohol and drugs on relationships with others.  This group also focuses on drug and alcohol  education and prevention.

Music Therapy
Music Therapy groups focus on creating and using musical experiences and activities in a therapeutic manner to explore safe ways to express emotions and interact with others.

Community Wrap-Around
Community Wrap-Around groups focus on being aware of one’s responsibility as a member of a community, as well as developing ways to be a productive member of a community.

Vocational groups focus on understanding and developing appropriate social skills needed for future success in various occupations, such as cooperation, safety, and communication.

Healthy Living
Healthy Living groups explore various mental health diagnosis, treatment options, and healthy ways to manage different mental health symptoms and problems.

Supplemental group types and topics are offered based on youth needs.  Past groups topics include Trauma Loss and Mindfulness.

Sexual Behavior Therapy

Sexual Behavior Therapy is Available Through Our Specialized Therapeutic Services
Sexual Behavior Therapy is intended for youth who have engaged in inappropriate sexual behavior that may or may not have led to legal charges. The focus on understanding one’s own thoughts and feelings, triggers, boundaries, anger, offending cycle, prevention of future offensive behaviors, and development of healthy relationship skills.  To learn more contact our Central Access Department about how to get started.

Specialized Diagnostic Assessments

  • Sexual Offender Diagnostic Assessment (SODA): This assessment is used for individuals accused or convicted of sexual offenses to one or more individual.
  • Sexual Assault Diagnostic Assessment (SADA): This assessment is used for individuals to victims of sexual violence or assault.

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