Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 12/17/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Resource Treatment Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Resource Treatment Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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At Resource Treatment Center, we diligently work to build on the already-existing strengths of the youth who take part in our programs and services, while offering guidance and assistance towards living an autonomous life.

Who We Treat

Resource Treatment Facility provides mental health and psychiatric treatment services for males and females, ages 10 to 21, who are struggling with emotional and behavioral impairments that are severe enough that they require a structured setting. Upon arrival each patient will complete an inpatient evaluation to determine if we will be able to meet their individual treatment needs. Below are our admission criteria and exclusionary criteria.

Admissions Criteria

  • IQ above 70
  • Axis I diagnosis, dual diagnosis
  • History of neglect
  • History of abuse (sexual, physical, and/or emotional)
  • Trauma
  • Inappropriate sexual behaviors
  • Legal issues
  • Gang involvement
  • School issues
  • Running away
  • Substance abuse
  • Aggressive behaviors
  • Self-mutilation
  • Suicidal ideas and attempts in the past
  • Medical issues that are not severe
  • Must be at least in 6th grade

Exclusionary Criteria

  • IQ below 70
  • Too aggressive
  • Too young (younger than 11 on PRTF and/or current age range on the unit)
  • Too old (older than current age range on unit)
  • Currently homicidal
  • Currently suicidal
  • Pregnant
  • Severe medical issues
  • Is currently in treatment
  • Currently refusing to take medication
  • Maximized treatment in prior stay with us
  • Language barriers
  • Below 6th grade

For More Information

If we are unable to meet your treatment needs we will provide you with referrals for other treatment centers that will be able to better address your treatment concerns.

I always felt so misunderstood, but at Resource it was like someone finally took the time to get to know me. That made a huge difference. This place helped me so much.