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About the Evening Treatment Center (E.T.C.)

Proud recipient of the 2018 CCAP Best Practices Award. The   Evening   Treatment   Center   (E.T.C.)   serves   adolescents   who   are   involved   with   the   Office   of   Juvenile   Probation   or   the Children   and   Youth   Agency.   The   program   is   offered   to   males   and   females   ages   13-18.   Participants   can   be   referred   to   the program   in   three   ways:   recommended   by   a   Juvenile   Probation   Officer   while   the   youth   is   awaiting   adjudication/disposition, court-ordered   by   Juvenile   Probation   after   disposition   or   recommended   by   a   Children   and   Youth   Caseworker.   Participants will   be   transported   to   the   program   after   school   and   then   transported   home   at   8:30pm   as   long   as   they   live   within   a   12   mile radius   of   the   facility.   The   length   of   the   program   will   be   determined   by   the   participant’s   treatment   needs.   The   participant’s goals,   program   length,   and   groups   will   be   determined   based   on   recommendations   from   the   Juvenile   Probation   Officer   or Children   and   Youth   Caseworker,   consultation   with   the   parents/guardians,   and   results   of   various   assessments.   The   E.T.C. participants   will   participate   in   evidence   based   programs,   as   well   as   psycho-educational   groups.   The   following   evidence based   programs   will   be   offered:   Aggression   Replacement   Training,   Thinking   for   a   Change,   Strengthening   Families,   and Alternatives.   In   addition,   participants   will   be   able   to   participate   in   the   following   psycho-educational   groups:   Employment Skills   Development,   Life   Skills   Development,   Coping   Strategies,   Relationship   Skills,   and   Therapeutic   Group   Discussion. While   at   the   program,   participants   will   receive   an   evening   meal   and   snack.   They   will   be   given   time   to   complete   their homework, as well as recreation time. Schedule 2:45pm – 4:00pm Participants will be picked up from school and transported to the program 4:00pm – 4:30pm Arrival and group meeting/Snack 4:30pm – 5:30pm Group 1 5:30pm – 5:45pm Break/Dinner Prep 5:45pm – 6:15pm Dinner 6:15pm – 7:00pm Recreation/Free time/Homework 6:15pm – 8:15pm SFP (two nights a week) 7:00pm – 8:15pm Group 2 8:15pm – 8:30pm Release Prep/Release 8:30pm – 9:30pm Participants will be dropped off at home  
Youth Intervention Center