Who is right for Equinox?
Equinox, one of the top residential treatment centers for teens, is for young men ages 14 – 18 who are struggling with a wide array of problems. We offer an incredibly unique and successful program specifically designed for this age group and can help a variety of teenage boys, including those struggling with:
- Abuse and trauma
- Impulse control
- Low self-esteem
- Poor relationship choices
- Family dysfunction
- Addictive behaviors
- Mild eating disorders
- Suicidal ideation
- Non-compliance / defiance
- Grief and loss
- Adoption issues
- Asperger’s disorder (Mild Autism Spectrum)
- Non-verbal learning disorder
- Social struggles
What kind of young man is not appropriate for Equinox?
It is incredibly important to us that we help every family find the best fit. We want to match your son with the program that can best help him with his specific challenges.
It may be helpful to know that boys who we will not be able to serve effectively include those who:
- Have a history of physical aggression; or a diagnosis of Conduct disorder.
- Are acutely suicidal, presenting a high risk of danger to themselves, or others.
- Are experiencing psychosis, or impaired reality testing.
- Have an overall IQ score lower than 90.
- Are medically unstable.
How do you know if Equinox is right for you?
We encourage families to contact us directly to better understand our program. We can be reached at 877-279-8925 and would welcome the opportunity to tell you more about Equinox.