Residential Treatment Program

Heading in the Right Direction

Our mission is to provide a home where at-risk adolescent girls are empowered to make peace with their past, thrive in the present, and create a successful future.


NWYD provides evidence based approaches to target those psychosocial, emotional and behavioral issues that may have impeded the youth from achieving their full potential.  Our high staff-to-youth ratio enables us to provide behavioral, emotional, social and psychological support while remediating risk factors.


NWYD's comprehensive services include but are not limited to:

  • Case Management
  • Treatment Planning
  • Goal Development
  • Aftercare Services
  • Individual and Group Counseling
  • Psycho-Education
  • Therapeutic Work Experience
  • Crisis Support
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Educational Support
  • Culinary Experience
  • Cultural/Spiritual Involvement
  • Milieu Therapy
  • And Independent Living Skills

Northwest Youth Discovery employs interventions and strategies from evidence based models such as Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Aggression Replacement Training, Mental Health First Aid, Positive Youth Development, And Therapeutic Crisis Intervention.