Program Highlights: Seasons

In our Seasons Program, we strive to provide your child with the utmost, qualified care possible. Not only does our dedicated team work to make each moment of your child’s stay with us beneficial, but our comprehensive program is designed to help put your child back on a positive path that will help them overcome their challenges by including new skills into their growing lifestyle.


Learn More about the Highlights of the Seasons Program

We understand your desire to know as much as possible about our program before sending your child to stay with us. Listed below are some of the many highlights of our program, which include:

  • Flexible and individualized treatment planning
  • Weekly treatment planning sessions between parents, therapists and referring professionals
  • Students work with licensed therapists who are supervised by our Clinical Director
  • Rolling admissions allow for new students to join an established group with an existing positive peer culture
  • Intensive weekly therapy that includes individual and group therapy sessions
  • Specialty programs including therapeutic expressive arts
  • A full battery of psychological and educational testing (optional)
  • Psychiatric assessment and medication management (optional)

Parental Involvement

Learn More about the Family Involvement in Treatment

In addition to the experience that your child will get when he or she is here, we have also made it possible for you as a parent to participate in the therapeutic care that we offer. At Seasons, we encourage your involvement in our Parent Program, which include features such as:

  • Online parenting resource guides
  • Three CD audio series
  • Weekly treatment planning sessions with a therapist
  • Two-day Parent Seminar
  • Multi-day Family Graduation

Our program is designed to not only help improve your child’s psychological state, but it is also geared towards helping you as a parent develop the skills necessary to provide the best care for your child after his or her stay with at Seasons. Through your support of your child as he or she makes their way through our program, both you and your child can leave Seasons with a brand new outlook on life.

Expert Staff

Learn More about the Expert Staff in the Seasons Program

Throughout the wilderness expeditions, students will be able to engage in cooking meals, going for hikes, setting up camp and participating in group sessions around the campfire. For all of these activities and more, our field staff ensures that students are safe at all times. They are certified in backcountry medicine, trained in risk management and have significant clinical experience in wilderness leadership. In addition, field instructors operate under strict safety protocols that help promote a safe and secure environment.

I went into this program scared out of my mind. At SUWS, I learned the tools I needed to work through my issues and I'm forever grateful.

– Anonymous Patient