Youth Home, Inc. is a non-profit psychiatric treatment center for emotionally troubled adolescents and their families. Our mission is to equip and empower youth, adults, and families to become healthier and contributing members of the community by providing compassionate emotional and behavioral health care.
Youth Home, Inc. offers a comprehensive array of programs for youth ages 12-17 who are experiencing emotional, behavioral, social and academic problems. We also provide outpatient services for individuals, couples and families.
Hurting yourself—or thinking about hurting yourself—is a sign of emotional distress. These uncomfortable emotions may grow more intense if a person continues to use self-harm as a coping mechanism. Learning other ways to tolerate the mental pain will make you stronger in the long term. Self-harm also causes feelings of shame. The scars caused by frequent cutting or burning can be permanent.Read more
In mental health, there are various different viewpoints about what principles cause human beings to function at their optimal. While most of these different theories have some good to offer, one in particular encompasses the human experience at every level imaginable. This is the scientifically proven fact that all human beings crave connection with others, and function poorly without it.Read more