Residential and Day Treatment Services


Treatment Group Homes (NNCAS & SNCAS)

Treatment homes are residential homes providing intensive highly structured treatment for severely emotionally disturbed children and adolescents 7-17 years of age. Services within this program include:

  • Individual, family, and group therapies and behavior management
  • Clinical case management
  • Psychological, psychiatric assessment and evaluation
  • Parent training

Adolescent Treatment Center (NNCAS)

The Adolescent Treatment Center is a 16-bed residential program providing staff secure, 24-hour supervised treatment for the most severely emotionally disturbed and behaviorally disordered adolescents, 13-17 years of age. Service provided within the program include:

  • Psychiatric evaluation and medication management
  • Individual, family, and group therapies
  • Psychological assessment and evaluation
  • Special education through Washoe County School District
  • Nursing care
  • Emergency evaluation and stabilization

Desert Willow Treatment Center (SNCAS)

Desert Willow Treatment Center is a licensed 20-bed psychiatric hospital accredited by the Joint Commission that provides mental health treatment to children throughout the state. The facility consists of one acute psychiatric units (12 beds) serving children 12-17 years of age. These programs provide psychiatric care to the most severely emotionally disturbed youth representing the most restrictive service alternative for youth in the state. Many of the children served present risks to themselves and/or their community. The services include:

  • Crisis intervention and stabilization
  • Individual, family, and group therapies and behavior management
  • Clinical case management
  • Psychological evaluation and consultation
  • Psychiatric evaluation and medication management
  • Nursing care
  • Recreational therapy
  • Special education through the Clark County School District
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