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:
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.