Therapy and Care Coordination
The Grow Free TN (GFTN) youth and emerging adult therapist works to target specific needs of each client, ages 13 to 26, utilizing the evidenced based treatment modality, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). DBT assists clients in building skill sets to regulate and tolerate overwhelming emotions and traumatic stress symptoms. Skills such as distress tolerance, interpersonal skills, and acceptance and mindfulness empowers the use of better coping skills allowing the client to safely processes their trauma.
You can expect to hear from a GFTN staff within 24 business hours after the referral has been received. The youth and emerging adult therapist meets with clients in a variety of settings such as in the home, in therapeutic community settings, and by use of Telehealth, while adjusting to client needs for frequency of sessions