Group Homes in Hawaii
As a leading therapeutic facility for struggling teenagers from Hawaii, Turning Winds offers valued help to adolescents coping with anxiety, child abuse, and/or rebelliousness.
While the greatest strides in the areas of therapy, treatment, and long-term restoration are known to be made in therapeutic group homes for teenagers, there can be some confusion as to what a group home is. In the past, group homes in Hawaii were associated primarily with individuals may have had psychiatric disorders or disabilities, or were referred to as "shelters" for those who were displaced for various reasons. In essence, they were a form of modified assisted living when individuals could not wholly care for themselves. In present times, however, this is not the case.
The term group home has grown to encompass a broader spectrum of assisted living. It now includes therapeutic facilities and treatment programs that provide individualized transformation plans for adolescents who struggle with drug abuse/addiction (including marijuana), substance use (including marijuana), and various co-occurring problems, with an additional focus on aspects of aftercare to guide struggling teenagers with healing, and find balance and prepare themselves for the real world.
While attending our group home, young students will not only receive the specific therapy they need to achieve sobriety and restoration, but they will also be taught the life skills they need to strengthen their character and facilitate long-term success in their recovery. Turning Winds' Group Home takes great care in the development of treatment and therapy methods, and together with the our accredited, leading academic curriculum, can help get the lives of teenagers from Hawaii back on track.
Although Turning Winds may be located outside of Hawaii, Turning Winds accepts enrollments from at-risk adolescents from all over the US. Also, it is beneficial to have struggling teenagers receive help away from the harmful influence of their unsupportive peer group.
Turning Winds is a leading residential treatment center, specializing in a variety of therapeutic intervention strategies (CBT, DBT, behavioral therapy) and life skills development and experiential education for teenagers in Hawaii; coping with technology addiction (cell phone, social media), substance use (including marijuana), and/or antisocial behavior problems. To find out more about our program, parents can contact of our professional consultants at (800) 845-1380 today!
Girls Group Home
While a girls group home is a great option when wanting treatment for struggling teenagers in Hawaii, but when it comes to comprehensive, successful results, co-ed facilities are the preferred choice. Throughout the therapy process, exposure to one’s peers on a day to day basis can re-enforce any progress made in therapy, and also offers a healthy, supportive environment for teenagers to learn to interact with one another in a positive manner.
While group homes do aid in the transformation process by providing a safe place for adolescents to get guide for their substance use (including marijuana), drug abuse/addiction (including marijuana) or mental health issues, co-ed facilities in particular are more advantageous when it comes to academics and personal development.
Boys Group Home
Recent research has shown that even as young as elementary school, children benefit from a co-ed learning environment – and these benefits are magnified when it comes to adolescents. In fact, private or independent facilities that give a co-ed program not only achieve better academic results, but their social, critical thinking, and communication skills as bolstered as well. Additionally, teenagers of both sexes can learn from each other socially, and the diversity experienced not only better reflects society, but it helps those in recovery to avoid developing biases toward gender stereotyping.
At Turning Winds, we know treatment is not limited to drug abuse/addiction (including marijuana) or mental health problems alone. Adolescence is a difficult time, and ensuring our young students are strong and well-prepared to assimilate successfully into the real world is part of our goal. We at Turning Winds know that a co-ed group home will not only help fortify the foundation of a teenager’s life in sobriety, but it will also build their character and guide them with learning the skills they will need for a successful future.
Mental Health Group Homes
Struggling teenagers from Hawaii, coping with substance use (including marijuana) and drug abuse/addiction (including marijuana) are rarely free of additional co-occurring problems or disorders. Whether it is rebelliousness, behavioral issues, depression, or mental health troubles of any kind, treating one issue without treating the other inevitably hinders restoration. We at Turning Winds are dedicated to recovering the whole person. Not only do we customize therapy according to an individual teenager’s needs, but we also provide the kind of academic curriculum and therapeutic supervision options necessary for a full and complete transformation.
Restoration is key when it comes to healing, and some of the therapeutic treatments offered at our group home include basing our practices within the cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) methodology. Implementing the use of CBT in treatment still allows for therapists to utilize varying theoretical schools of thought for individualized therapy plans (when necessary), however at our core, we employ a humanistic - relationship-based Rogerian approach. This type of approach focuses on a person-centered mindset, which is why Turning Winds also provides outdoor adventure therapy experiences to help re-focus struggling adolescents and help them regain their self-confidence.
When it comes to academics, our young students excel far and above conventional expectations. On average, each young student at Turning Winds will complete two years of schools during their 12-month stay and maintain a 3.5 GPA. It is also not uncommon for young students to raise their GPA by a full letter grade during this same period, and we believe it is our commitment to smaller class sizes and our individualized, comprehensive learning model that offers such choice results.
Turning Winds is a distinguished residential treatment center and therapeutic boarding school, dedicated to a variety of therapeutic intervention strategies (CBT, DBT, behavioral therapy) and outdoor recreation and adventure therapy for teen boys and girls from Hawaii coping with kleptomania, bullying (or being bullied), and/or anxiety issues. Contact one of our trained consultants at (800) 845-1380 to get professional help for your troubled teen today!
National Authority for Parents of Struggling Teens from Hawaii
Nation Association of Mental Health Planning Councils: The National Association of Mental Health Planning and Advisory Councils is a non-profit authority with a nation-wide membership that includes members of the mental health planning councils from Hawaii. NAMHPAC offers help, policy development, knowledge products, and technical help to the nation’s Hawaii-based mental health planning and advisory councils.
Hawaii State Resources for Parents of At-risk Youth
Mental Health America of Hawaii (MHA-HI): MHA of Hawaii has the mission to not only promote mental wellness and prevent mental illnesses/co-occurring disorders, but also to reduce the typical stigma associated with mental illness. MHA of Hawaii accomplishes this by improving the overall care and promoting effective treatment for children, adults, and elders with mental illnesses.
Turning Winds is the first choice for Hawaii parents wanting a leading academic institute to give guidance to their struggling child undergoing drug abuse/addiction (including marijuana), kleptomania, or clinical depression. Because working with highly resistant teenagers is challenging, most programs rely on level systems, punishments, and other behavioral techniques to manage a young student’s behavior. Here at Turning Winds, we recognize that the circumstances of one at-risk child doesn’t always apply to all of our young students. Because of this, Turning Winds is dedicated to the management of each teenager’s needs, and we do this with professionalism and care.
Turning Winds’s counselors and field staff discourage judgments and labels, and never allow a diagnosis to interfere with what struggling adolescents have in common with each other - their humanity. We have provided help to numerous families from all over the nation, including those from Hawaii; Our trained counselors give top-notch therapy toward the path of transformation for adolescents coping with substance use (including marijuana), anxiety, or rebelliousness.
Contact Turning Winds today at (800) 845-1380; and allow our consultants to answer any questions about our enrollment fees, insurance affiliations, or proximity to Hawaii. Make Turning Winds and their therapeutic boarding school a life-changing and memorable experience for both your family and your at-risk child!