Adolescent Program

A multi-dimensional family therapy and education program for the treatment of adolescent substance use disorder.

Are you worried about someone and just don’t know what to do?

We know how to help because we have been where you are. Even if you can’t stop them using, you can still have a good relationship with them.

About The Program

A flexible, tailor-made program for your families’ unique needs.

The Family and Adolescent Change Therapy program is based in Armadale and is the first of its kind in Australia.
The focus is on working with your family and/or the adolescent to:

  • Increase understanding
  • Encourage change
  • Build better relationships

The program is evidence-based, drawing on international best practice and well-respected, cutting-edge research.

Adolescent Addiction Program | Arrow Health

What’s Involved

A free, 30-minute assessment with a counsellor for your family and/or adolescent (phone or in person).

5 Counselling Sessions.

2 Group Education Sessions (Optional).

Education Sessions

Session One

  • Adolescent Development
  • Risk-Taking Behaviour
  • Meeting Resistance
  • Setting Limits
  • Developmental Stages of the Adolescent Brain
  • Effects of Alcohol and Drugs on the Adolescent Brain

Session Two

  • Family Relationships
  • Structured Family Recovery
  • Communication
  • Making Choices
  • The Change Process
  • Journey of the Heroic Parent

Get In Touch

With our help, addiction is treatable and recovery is achievable.

Need Help? Call us.

03 9533 7888
All phones are answered by a person. No recorded messages.
86A Kooyong Rd, Armadale VIC 3143

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