Webinars & Workshops

We remain open and are continuing to accept new admissions.

SUWS of the Carolinas remains committed to providing clinically superior services within a safe and supportive environment while taking all appropriate precautions to protect the well-being of our students and staff.


For admissions information, or to learn more about the heightened preventive measures we have put in place, please click the link at the top of this page or call us at (828) 489-3198.

ADHD Run Amuck: How an Evolutionary Advantageous Neurological Profile at 7 Can Lead to Multidimensional Pathology at 17


Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder Through the Lens of Trauma, Attachment, and Psycho-social Development


An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Approach to Values Driven Work with Adolescence


In Defense of Friends: Navigating Adolescent Peer Relationships


Diffusing the Anger Bomb! Exploring Factors and Techniques to Overcome Emotional Disregulation in Pre-Adolescents


What's Attachment Got to Do With It? Identifying Patterns of Attachment in Clients With Trauma


Wild About Play: Utilizing Play Therapy With Middle School Age Clients


Molding Minds with Metaphor: Exploring the Use of Metaphor in Adolescent Therapy


Parenting in the Slow Lane - How Slowing One’s Emotional Reactions Allows for a More Desired Outcome in Parenting


A Handbook of the Adolescent Brain: A Neuro-developmental Perspective


Serving Transgender Youth, Establishing Safe and Affirming Settings and the Gifts of Wilderness Therapy


There is no Miracle Cure! Understanding and Shaping the Role of Family in Adolescent Recovery


How Parents Can Create Balanced and Effective Home Agreements with Therapeutic Support


Psychological Flexibility- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy with Dual Diagnosis Adolescents


Neuropsychological Educations & the 12 Steps - Reclaiming a Viable Recovery Option for Adolescents


ILAUGH on the Mountain: Utilizing Social Thinking Concepts in a Therapeutic Wilderness Setting

The wilderness therapy offered at SUWS was the dynamic solution needed to help my son with his behavioral issues. When my son left SUWS, he was completely changed for the better and also created new bonds and unforgettable memories! I can't recommend SUWS enough for anyone in a similar situation!

– Britney A.
Marks of Quality Care
Why does this matter?
  • Cognia
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • Forest Service Department of Agriculture
  • National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP)
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
  • NC Department of Health and Human Services
  • Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Council
  • Safe Zone
  • Sky's The Limit Fund
  • The Jason Foundation

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