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Testimonials

“Our son…cares about himself and others around him…He has regained hope and faith in life…And as a family, we have a huge increase in the positive interaction and time we share. Thank you for giving us so much.”

- Headway Client

Day Treatment

Who: Headway’s Day Treatment Program, known for its excellence, is designed for adolescents in 7th through 12th grades who have emotional and behavioral challenges that make it difficult for them to succeed in their mainstream academic settings. Teens who live in the counties in and around the Twin Cities can be considered for participation.

What:
Day Treatment is a 6-12-month, full-day, Monday through Friday program consistent with school holidays. Part of each day is devoted to an academic curriculum coordinated through Intermediate District 287 (Headway Academy); and part to emotional health, via a path-based curriculum geared to enhance self-esteem and build social and coping skills, which includes process-oriented groups. In addition to groups Headway Day Treatment offers weekly individual therapy, family therapy at least every other week, diagnostic assessments, goal setting and treatment planning, and psychological testing.

How:
Parents, teachers, school counselors or therapists, social service agencies, or hospitals may make referrals to our program. We will request certain information from parents and mental health providers to determine eligibility, a process that may take up to two weeks.

Where:
Headway Academy Hopkins is located in the Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Highway 7, Suite 309, Hopkins, MN 55305.  Headway Academy North is located at 5910 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430.

Cost: Day Treatment services may be covered by Private Insurance, Medical Assistance, TEFRA (Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act), and purchase of services contract with Hennepin County Children’s Mental Health Collaborative.

Families may have a co-pay with their private insurance. 

Contact us at daytreatment@headway.org or 952-426-6600 (Hopkins) or 763-569-5200 (Brooklyn Center) for more information, to make a referral or to determine payment options.

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