You feel overwhelmed. You feel helpless. This wasn’t supposed to happen to your family, your kid. You feel alone. You failed your kid. Angry, sad, frustrated. At Sandstone Care, we approach the treatment of addiction and mental health by supporting the whole family system. The substance abuse problem did not start in isolation and it cannot be treated in isolation. We partner with you in the treatment of your child. We offer support for you throughout the process.
Sandstone Care provides a comprehensive, evidence-based treatment program exclusively for adolescents, young adults, and their families. By strictly focusing on younger clients, we believe we can achieve the highest rate of success because we address issues early on while clients are still in their developmental years.
At Sandstone Care, we work with many of the members of the community to treat issues most effectively. We use a team-based approach, working with family members, teachers, counselors, previous treatment professionals, and other experts within the community.
Many times, teens and young adults are involuntarily entered into treatment by their family. Our CLICC framework allows us to connect with involuntary participants to garner their commitment to change.
*18-year-olds still in high school would participate in our teen program, while those out of high school would participate in our young adult program.
Failure to launch is defined by the inability for young adults to move towards greater independence and self-realization. Drug addiction & underlying mental illness are often contributing factors to failure to launch. Finding treatment for failure to launch can be necessary for moving forward.
The diagnostic criteria for Addiction or Substance Abuse is defined as a pattern of substance use, leading to clinically significant impairment or distress, as demonstrated by three or more of the following (occurring at any time in the same 12-month period):
Every week, we host a parent support group, where parents come together and help each other as they navigate the challenges of helping their son or daughter who is struggling with drugs, alcohol and mental health concerns.
Starting the conversation is the best first step. We are here to help in any way possible!