Turning Winds Oregon Connections

A parent’s worst nightmare is watching their teen child struggle and not knowing what to do or where to turn for help. We here at Turning Winds not only understand, but have been helping teens heal and families rebuild since 2002. We want to provide you with the best information and resources to help you help your child get the best care they deserve. Your teen can recover and we are going to help show you how.

How To Find The Best Teen Treatment

Your Goal

Recovery is a process and so your teen needs a treatment program that will help foster the best care for their long-term recovery needs. We are going to look at a few factors that we have found to be very important when narrowing down a teen mental and behavioral health program. You already know you want a treatment center that will provide the best level of care, but you may not be thinking about other factors that are also very important; location, length of stay, and insurance coverage. Let’s explore why these factors are crucial when choosing a teen rehab for your child.

Location, Location, Location

We have helped kids from all over the United States and have found that attending treatment out-of-state has provided them with a new perspective, the opportunity to explore new talents, an escape from unhealthy factors and triggers, and allowed them to build healthy relationships with others. In addition, we have a campus on 150 acres in the beautiful mountains of Montana. Nature can be very healing for the mind, body, and spirit and so we see miracles happen with our teens each and every day. When researching a teen treatment center for your child, seek out a location that will provide additional support and healing through nature and the environment; a program that goes beyond the therapist’s office and classroom. It may seem overwhelming to send your child out-of-state, but in the long run it could be the very best thing for them to recover and live a life full of purpose, happiness, and success.

Length of Stay

From our experience, we would suggest a teen treatment program that is a minimum of 3 months. Anything less than 3 months could be a disservice to your teen’s care as it is often not long enough for a child to make the changes and experience the growth needed. We would ideally suggest 6 months to a year as we have seen teens who attended that length of time go on to live amazing lives that prove recovery is possible. The miracles we see are real and length of stay absolutely matters when it comes to your child’s treatment plan. We understand that being away from your child for that long can be very emotional, but your teen truly needs time to recover and so does your family. While 6-12 months might seem long at first, it is a short period of time to sacrifice for your child’s well-being and future success. 

Insurance and Cost

Your insurance company may cover some costs so we suggest you find a program that can and will help you navigate through insurance and coverage. Turning Winds goes the extra effort of finding out if your insurance can help cover care, how much they cover, and advocates for your teen and your family. If your insurance company does not cover our care, we will point you the best direction to find the care that will be covered. In most cases out-of-pocket expenses will occur, but this is an investment into your teen’s future. This investment can not only help save your child’s life, but also help build a strong foundation for an amazing future filled of happiness and success.

Can Turning Winds Help?

Turning Winds is a mental health, behavioral health, and substance use disorder treatment center and boarding school for struggling adolescents located on 150 acres in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Montana. Whether you are looking for help in the state of Oregon or wanting to attend treatment out-of-state, we can help you find the right treatment for your teen.

It is very common to feel overwhelmed by the treatment process and that is why we want to make sure you are equipped with the facts so that you can make the best decision for your child.

For more information on how Turning Winds can help you, contact us now at 800-845-1380.

Turning Winds wants to make sure that you are able to get the help you deserve, so please feel free to utilize these free resources below.

Oregon Resources

United Way Oregon offers information and resources for OR looking for support and help.

2-1-1 Oregon offers information and resources for various locations in the state of OR .

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration) is a mental and behavioral health resource and information center nationwide.

AA Oregon (Alcoholics Anonymous) offers support for those who are afflicted with alcoholism.

Al-Anon/Alateen OR offers support for those who are affected by someone who suffers from the disease of alcoholism.

NA Oregon (Narcotics Anonymous) offers support for those who are afflicted with addiction.

Nar-Anon OR offers support for those who are afflicted with drug abuse.

LGBTQ Youth Services provides tons of resources for the LGBTQ teens community.

Oregon Youth Services  offers services and resources for youth in the state of OR.

Heal With Turning Winds

Is your child or loved one struggling and lost? Have you tried all different means of help and support and nothing is working? Are you feeling overwhelmed and just not sure what you as a parent or guardian should do next? Contact us now and let us help guide you in the right direction that is best for your loved one and family. No family should have to face this journey alone so contact us today.

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