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Residential Treatment Centers

A Bill to Finally End the Abuse of Teens at Residential Treatment Programs and "Boot Camps"

Rep. Adam Schiff | Posted 07.13.2016 | Queer Voices
Rep. Adam Schiff

There are hundreds of good residential treatment programs that provide services which can truly help youth recover and transition from serious behavioral problems or traumatic experiences. But without stronger federal regulation and oversight, programs that engage in abusive practices will continue to slip through the cracks.

Getting the Right Help for Troubled Teens

Virginia Gilbert, MFT | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Virginia Gilbert, MFT

Residential treatment centers focus on helping the child take personal accountability. Through individual, group and family therapy, residential staff work on shifting the child from blaming others for his problems to acknowledging that he is where he is because he made poor choices.

Jason Cherkis

Mitt Romney Massachusetts Health Care System Inadequacy 'Glaring,' 'Shocking' | Jason Cherkis | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the past few months, Republican presidential nominee and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has argued that repealing President Ba...

Jason Cherkis

Santorum-Linked Hospital Chain Saw Suicide Attempts, Abuse, And Loss Of Parents' Rights | Jason Cherkis | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three weeks ago, former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) canceled campaign events in Florida on the eve of the state's primary to be with his ...

Jason Cherkis

Rick Santorum-Linked Universal Health Services Facility: Fraud, Assault And Alleged 'Exorcism' | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) has become a top-tier candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in recent weeks by appealin...