Located in Fresno, California, Promesa Behavioral Health is a diverse non-profit organization that has provided foster, adoption and substance abuse treatment services to its community since 1988. With a focus on at-risk youth, its addiction program is outpatient-based, CARF-accredited and state-certified, as well as culturally-sensitive.
Treatment and Staff
Conducted on an open-entry basis so there is never a wait to begin treatment, recovery at Promesa starts with a diagnostic screening and assessment so than an individualized plan may be developed. Clients are then referred to either the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) or the standard outpatient track, depending on how many treatment hours are deemed necessary.
Promesa’s curriculum relies heavily on peer support and mentoring, with a foundation in group therapy using evidence-based methods. Groups address a range of addiction-related topics including didactic sessions about the disease as well as relapse prevention strategies. Clients with co-occurring disorders can also be accommodated. The staff consists of an LMFT and certified addiction specialists.
Promesa runs a Level 12 residential program for adolescents, ages 12-17, who are victims neglect, abuse and guardian abandonment. Clients are referred through California’s Department of Children and Family Services and Juvenile Probation. In addition, Promesa offers specialty programs for male sex offenders and pregnant or parenting teens.
In all, Promesa Behavioral Health has proved to be a valuable resource for residents of the Greater Fresno area and many other counties through the state. Catering to struggling teens, potential clients can expect to find a treatment program filled with their peers who are on similar journeys towards recovery —creating a unique environment for people who face the same unique challenges of their age demographic. Through peer support, mentoring and groups sessions, clients are given the building blocks to start a new life of continued sobriety.
Promesa Behavioral Health Substance Abuse Program
2920 E Olive Ave
Fresno, CA 93701
Promesa Behavioral Health Cost: Sliding scale (30 Days). Reach Promesa Behavioral Health by phone at (559)-981-5534 or by email at [email protected]. Find Promesa Behavioral Health on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
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