They didnt buy enough food for us so a lot of us went hungry most of the time." On the other hand, Alexandria gave five out of five stars and wrote: "My first day at Adolescent Growth, I cried, didn't want to be there and didn't talk to anyone," but also said, in the end, "They treated me like family and I felt very safe there." WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY The single review from a loved one to date was positive.Following her daughter’s successful completion of treatment, Lisa gave the facility five out of five stars for all evaluated criteria such as treatment effectiveness, accommodations and amenities, and meals and nutrition.Each client leaves with a relapse prevention plan and those who find success at Adolescent Growth are granted free access to the facility’s alumni group, which meets monthly.STAFF CREDENTIALS The treatment team includes a psychiatrist, licensed and certified therapists, medical assistants, academic coordinators, and a registered dietitian.The facility maintains a staff-to-client-ratio of 1:3.ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES Adolescent Growth’s Lombard location is a 10-bed facility.
We tried everything from IOP programs to other residential programs until finally, we were referred to Adolescent Growth by my daughter's School Counselor.
An anonymous review told Yelp that the place where adolescents are dropped off is not where they live.
"The boys are bussed to a facility in a not so great area of downtown Los Angeles.
Since the program is focused on teens, family participation is encouraged.
This includes family therapy up to twice per week, weekly parent support groups, and a multi-family restoration workshop.