New Beginning Youth Development Center

New Beginning Youth Development Center

ABOUT NEW BEGINNING YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Run by the Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services, New Beginnings Youth Development Center is a secured residential treatment facility for adolescent and young adult men. According to the facility’s website, all clients sent to the Center are “involved with the most serious and chronic offenses.” The facility treats substance use disorder, as well as mental and behavioral health problems.

TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT

New Beginnings provides residents with a highly structured program designed to help develop self-awareness, promote positive thinking and community engagement, and improve decision-making and coping skills through behavior modification. In addiction to substance abuse counseling, the program provides trauma-based behavioral health care, individual and group therapy, educational services and vocational training, workforce development, and on-site schooling.

Family members are contacted by case managers on a weekly basis to review their loved one’s progress. Family visits are encouraged and held on Saturdays and Sundays.

STAFF CREDENTIALS

There is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its treatment staff, however the one alum polled by Best-rehabs.com to date gave New Beginnings five out of five stars for its staff’s level or training and experience.

ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES

Other than the fact that the facility has 60 beds, there is currently no information provided by New Beginnings Youth Development Center regarding its living arrangements and related offerings. According to Turner, the construction company that built the facility, the 93,000 square foot campus is spread out over five buildings that house administrative offices, residence halls, the on-site school, medical facilities, a theater, and a center for vocational services. There is also a freestanding gymnasium with a basketball court and an exercise area, as well as an outdoor running track, a baseball diamond, and a football field.

The one former client surveyed by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave New Beginnings Youth Development Center five out of five stars for its accommodations and amenities.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

The sole alum polled by Best-rehabs.com to date gave the facility a positive review, awarding it four or five out of five stars across most evaluated metrics, including treatment effectiveness, exercise and leisure activities, holistic offerings, family participation, cleanliness, counseling option, administrative and discharge procedures, and treatment of co-occurring disorders.

FINANCING

All clients of New Beginnings Youth Development Center are convicted juvenile or young adult offenders who are mandated to be at the facility.

Reviews about New Beginning Youth Development Center

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  • Strengths:family oriented Weakness:constraining.