Youth Extensions, Inc.
Behavioral Health Services for Children and Families
Fax: (919) 321-0351
Youth Extensions Inc. provides Day Treatment at its Durham county location. Day Treatment is a facility based mental health service designed for children and adolescents between the ages of 5 and 17 years. Day Treatment services are provided for 3-6 months. Day Treatment staff provide mental health interventions in the context of a treatment milieu. These interventions include a variety of structured treatment service programs that build on strengths and address identified functional problems associated with the complex conditions of each individual consumer and family.
Youth Extensions Inc. provides Outpatient Therapy in both Durham and Wake counties.
Youth Extensions, Inc. provides the services of a physician and other medical providers who will evaluate patients for different treatment options including the use of medications. Medication use includes prescribed medications, and may include over-the-counter or alternative medications provided to the person served as part of the therapeutic treatment program. Medication treatment is used in response to specific symptoms, behaviors, and conditions for which the use of medications is indicated and deemed efficacious. Such treatments are directed toward maximizing the functioning of the persons served while reducing their specific symptoms and minimizing the impact of side effects.
Youth Extensions, Inc. provides Comprehensive Clinical Assessments through both its' Durham and Wake county locations. Clinical Assessments are completed by either fully licensed clinicians or provisionally licensed professionals. The Clinical Assessment examines the major life domains of the consumer to include family, school/work, social, psychological and health; and assesses for needs and strengths. The Clinical Assessment offers recommendations for services, supports and treatment for the consumer. The Clinical Assessment is the core assessment tool for the development of the Person Centered Plan, which is developed for all consumers who qualify for mental health services.
Youth Extensions, Inc. offers a spectrum of counseling and behavioral health services designed to meet the varying needs of the children and families we serve. Youth Extensions, Inc. is nationally accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitative Facilities (CARF) and is recognized by North Carolina as a Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency (CABHA).
Youth Extensions Inc. provides Intensive In-Home Services in both Wake and Durham counties.