Day Treatment

About the Program:

The Day Treatment Program is a therapeutic and academic directed Program respectively. By placing a strong emphasis on formal/informal therapeutic intervention methods and academics, the Program Treatment Staff focuses on development and enhancement of each Student’s understanding and use of decision-making skills and self-discipline. The Treatment Staff believes a stronger sense of character and desire to succeed can result from the development and/or improvement of: appropriate social skills, problem-solving skills, productive/appropriate behaviors, academic/vocational skills, and high self-esteem.

Services Provided to the Day-Treatment Youth:   

  • Residents attend school 5 days a week with Teachers who coordinate with Grand Ledge Public School District. The school system does accommodate special education services. (Youth go to school year round)
  • Individual Therapy.
  • Group Therapy.
  • Weekly Family Therapy Sessions with youths Therapist and family.
  •  Life Skills Groups.
  • Ele's Place Groups.
  • Community Service. 

Day- Treatment Curfew Times by Levels 

  1. Orientation
  2. New Student
  3. Junior Student
  4. Senior Student
  5. Student Leader
  6. Aftercare

Curfew for youth on Orientation:
On this phase you are to remain in your home during all hours of the day and night unless you are with your parent(s) and have made prior arrangements with your probation officer, Kirk Ballard.  (A schedule change or request to leave left on a voicemail or email will not be considered authorization or permission to leave.)