JTCHS has been particularly sensitive to the needs of clients with addictions. Services provided are evidenced –based and include Individual and group treatment programs that use a co-occuring model to address the simultaneous presence of both substance use and mental health issues.
Jefferson Reaves House Women’s Residential substance use treatment program a 40 bed facility, offers services for pregnant substance addicted women. Women are allowed to bring their children under the age of five into treatment with them.
Outpatient services, that include a day treatment program, are specifically designed to meet the needs of clients seeking treatment as a result of court referrals, DUI’s etc. In addition to the onsite treatment programs, the department of addictions ALPHA program provides substance use prevention education services to middle school children at Charles Drew and Liberty City Elementary schools.