Who We Serve?

Paragon serves youth who:

  • Are 10-17 years of age
  • Struggle with long-standing mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, reactive attachment disorders and/or mood dysregulation. 
  • Experience long-standing suicidal ideation and/or self-injurious behavior
  • Require long-term, intensive psychiatric intervention in a safe, secure and supervised setting 
  • Have the ability cognitively and behaviorally to engage in intensive therapy
  • Would benefit from a Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and insight-oriented therapy model.    
  • Are willing to pursue up to three months of post-discharge follow-up care.

Paragon serves our youth’s families through:

  • Involvement in all phases of treatment planning
  • Weekly parent education series
  • Weekly family therapy
  • On-going case management