Mesilla Valley Hospital’s Trauma-Informed Adolescent Residential Treatment Center (RTC) is for girls ages 12–17 who require intensive and structured treatment for emotional, behavioral, psychological and substance abuse problems. Adolescents that meet criteria for RTC placement may be experiencing issues like:
Our program is a strengths-based approach that recognizes many adolescents with mental health issues have experienced trauma at some point in their lives, including:
The philosophical foundation of the RTC program is based on the Trauma-Informed Treatment Model, which focuses on the belief that severe, chronic, unresolved trauma and attachment requires a different approach to treatment. Trauma-informed RTC treatment at Mesilla Valley Hospital includes:
Treatment is provided in a locked, secure setting, with 24-hour nursing supervision. Each RTC patient has a treatment team that includes:
A no-cost, confidential assessment can help determine the right level of care for you or a loved one. Call us any time, day or night.
Mesilla Valley Hospital’s professional staff are here to help. Call 800-877-3500 for a no-cost, confidential assessment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need immediate medical assistance, contact 911 or seek the nearest emergency room.