Clinical Treatment

Clinical Treatment

Clinical treatment programs are designed to address specific behavioral health needs and are delivered by licensed behavioral health professionals.  In addition to the treatment programs listed below, behavioral health services include: emergency/crisis intervention; gender responsive services; healthy living; individual/group psychotherapy; mental health groups; and psychological evaluations and assessments.

 

Program Description
Aggression Replacement Therapy (ART)

Aggression Replacement Therapy (ART) promotes the development of pro-social behavior and the reduction of violent behavior in chronically aggressive adolescents. 

Anger Management

Anger Management is available to individuals demonstrating high risk/high needs related to anger. This treatment provides instruction and practice on basic anger control strategies in a group facilitated by clinicians. 

Anxiety Group (CBT)

This cognitive-behavioral therapy group spovides treatment for individuals suffering from anxiety symptoms. 

Continuing Care-Sex Offender Program

This program helps participants maintain and strengthen the gains they made in other treatment programs. It also helps participants navigate new challenges and helps support the transition back to a community setting. Also offered on parole. 

Depression Group (CBT)

This cognitive behavioral therapy group provides treatment for individuals suffering from depression.

ExPLORE

ExPLORE, which stands for Exercises in Principled Living for Offender Reentry, was developed to assist incarcerated individuals as they transition back to the community as happy and successful citizens. ExPLORE is designed to address the effects of “cognitive arrest,” or the idea that one's cognitive development is halted when one is arrested/incarcerated.  

Grudge Reduction & Improved Personal Relationships

This program introduces methods to reduce grudges, which leads to more productive thinking and being. 

iHeLP- Inpatient Sex Offender Treatment Program

iHeLP is an inpatient program available to individuals who have been assessed as a high risk for further sexual violence. 

Mental Health Unit

The MHU is a residential treatment community designated for those inmates with serious mental illness or developmental/organic disabilities and who are assessed as having significant functional impairment. Program components include symptom management, social skills, medication management, mental illness awareness, and others.

METEOR

This program introduces the concept of stages of change and works to assess and educate participants about which stage they are in and how to move forward.

Non-residential Treatment for Substance Abuse: IOP & OP

Intensive outpatient and outpatient services are available to individuals with lower-need substance abuse disorders.

oHeLP Outpatient Sex Offender Program

The Outpatient Healthy Lives Program is available to individuals who are assessed to be at a relatively moderate risk to sexually re-offend.

Residential Treatment for Substance Abuse: RTC, SAU, COP

Inmates assigned to residential treatment programs have been identified as having serious substance abuse issues. These programs generally last about ten months. 

Secure Mental Health Unit

The Secure Mental Health unit is used to house inmates diagnosed with a serious mental illness or significant developmental/organic disability and are not currently suited to be housed on the Mental Health Unit (MHU) due to clinical or behavioral risk factors. Inmates are located on unit C2. Programs include METEOR, introduction to mental illness, core process groups, impulse control and management, creative expressions, meditation and stress management, in addition to others.

STAR Unit

The STAR Unit offers groups and classes on a diverse range of topics including psycho-educational elements, coping skills and strategies, nutrition and wellness/physical activities. The unit is aimed to help those with major mental illnesses.

Violence Reduction Program***

The Violence Reduction Program is an intensive treatment option for inmates at high risk for violent re-offense. Inmates with a high risk to re-offend may include those with strong antisocial beliefs or lifestyle, evidence of psychopathy, and/or instrumental violence.