Family Treatment Center

Program Mission

The mission of the Family Treatment Center is to provide women with substance use or co-occurring substance use and mental illness with therapeutic interventions and education to maintain sobriety and effectively parent their children outside the structure and support of residential treatment.

Program Description:

The Family Treatment Center (FTC) is a long term residential treatment program that provides women with substance abuse and mental health services. FTC provides a welcoming and nurturing environment with the highest quality of treatment and education services available to its consumers.The program maintains a nurturing environment of safety through open communication and trust through confidentiality.  Treatment is focused on best practices and consumers are provided with 24 hours or more of psychoeducational group per week.  Groups topics include, but are not limited to: relapse prevention, co-occurring issues, trauma in addiction, parenting, relationships, health and wellness, and women specific issues. Consumers are also able to attend 12 step meetings at least 5 times per week. FTC provides individual counseling for substance abuse and co-occurring issues, and as well as case management. It is a program where mothers and their children can reside together while mother is in treatment, which is beneficial for attachment and health of both mother and child.  Family Treatment Center clients have the opportunity for personal growth and healing from the disease of addiction through an interactive and whole person approach.

Who is Eligible for Services?

The Family Treatment Center provides services to women, age 18 and older who are pregnant, post-partum or who are participating in treatment with their child(ren) ages 12 and under, as well as those women who are working toward reunification with their children.

Participants are not required to have children living at Family Treatment Center to engage in and benefit from services.

The Family Treatment Center gives admission preference to the following target groups:

  • Pregnant injection drug users;
  • Pregnant substance users;
  • Injection drug users;
  • Women with dependent children and;
  • Persons with HIV/AIDS or Hepatitis C

The Program

The Family Treatment Center empowers women to build their individual strengths as they work on recovery and integration into the community.

All participants receive 24 hours of combined therapeutic and education groups Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Other special interest groups occur after 4:00 daily and on the weekend.

Services Available:

  • Reflections Group
  • Study Hall
  • Seeking Safety Group
  • Criminal Conduct Group
  • Parent Child Interaction Group
  • AA/NA Meetings
  • Parenting Education Group
  • Individual Therapy
  • Self Esteem Group
  • Case Management
  • Trauma Education
  • Medication Clinic
  • Co-Dependency Group
  • Recreational Activities
  • Critical Thinking Group
  • Exercise
  • Health/Wellness/Nutrition Group
  • Community Group
  • Emotions Management Group
  • Relapse Prevention Group
  • Co-Occurring Group
  • Meditation