Substance Abuse Treatment Program-youth ages 10-19
St. Vincent Home for Children is prepared to meet the needs of the St. Louis region. LifeRECOVER is appropriate for youth struggling with drug and/or alcohol addiction and is designed to help these at-risk youth to manage a crisis, prevent the need for hospitalization, transition from an inpatient drug and alcohol program and to remain clean and sober.
The outpatient substance abuse treatment program is appropriate for youth struggling with drug and/or alcohol addiction. The individual and/or group therapy provides education on: addiction as a disease, craving-management skills, relapse prevention, 12-step education and family involvement.
LifeRECOVER will offer individual counseling, psycho-educational and psycho-therapy treatment groups, and trauma therapy. Counseling and treatment services shall be provided by Missouri Credentialing Board (MCB) certified counselors and supervised by a LCSW/CRADC. Each client shall be assessed by a qualified mental health professional (LCSW or LPC). LifeRECOVER, like all St. Vincent’s programs, are provided at no-cost to the clients served.