We offer a unique living experience for young adults ranging in age from eighteen to about twenty-six. Our staff members offer on-going supportive services and mentoring to encourage independent living skills, mood management skills, achieve a balance between physical health and fitness, maintain an organized environment, establish healthy relationship patterns, and build self-esteem and values. Typically our residents have begun to develop the usual coping skills necessary for age-appropriate life choices, but remain in need of clinical support and mentoring services. The therapeutic services are provided by the team of professionals that were available to them while they resided in the Young Adult Intensive Program. We also encourage parents or guardians to be active participants in the process. Travis moved to the Inland Northwest to be closer to his family and upon seeking employment in the area, accepted a job as the Chrissy began her journey into counseling in the Winter of when she moved to South Dakota to pursue her Graduate Degree in Human Mike was raised in a family dedicated to serving the community. He served as a volunteer firefighter and EMT in his younger years, following
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There are many types of programs that can help these young adults as they transition. Often, these programs include the features of long-term treatment, but with the goal of preparing young adults for independence. In these programs, young adults can receive a combination of treatment and life skills. Services offered in these programs typically include:. Transitional and mental health independent living programs vary from program to program but typically individuals in these programs can expect to spend time six to eight months in an apartment or shared living community. There, they will learn to practice good self-care while working on career aspirations, establishing personal values and making good decisions.
Before coming to Fulshear Treatment to Transition , I attended an intensive residential treatment program in Utah. Towards the end of my stay there, my therapist at that program told me about my progress I was making, and told me that I should consider about what my next step should look like. Honestly, I knew that I wanted to go to a young adult transition program, the problem was, which one. I was looking for an easy way out. I remember coming across the Fulshear website after being recommended to come to this program by my old clinical director. I needed to find a program that would benefit me, not a program that felt like a vacation. It definitely was a difficult decision to commit to Fulshear, just like any other program. My anxiety and my struggles with my self-esteem left me in a huge pitfall prior to coming to Fulshear. Even though I had to take a huge risk and jump in, it is so worth it to me, now. The judgments I had on this program, really just mirrored myself, and I knew this would be the right fit for me.
Cascade Crest Transitions offers a young adult transitional program based in beautiful Bend, Oregon. Our program is comprised of two distinct phases: Belay Phase, Ascent Phase, with our Summit Phase available to appropriate alumni. The Belay Phase begins with a three to four month structured daily schedule and supervision. The Ascent Phase follows with a six month independent living experience and opportunity to become more independent..