Ages 12 to 17 years

Provo Canyon Behavioral Hospital offers innovative programs for the treatment of adolescents who are struggling with addiction, emotional and/or behavioral problems. Our adolescent inpatient program is designed to stabilize youth in an immediate crisis, while providing them with skills to alleviate the risk of future incidents. Our skilled and compassionate professional staff is devoted to helping our patients get the most out of their stay with us and realize their fullest potential.

Inpatient psychiatric program

adolescent-groupWhen adolescents become depressed, hopeless or suicidal our team of experts are able to assist them with finding hope and courage to move forward again. Our adolescent unit is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional staff to work with your child when they are struggling with depression, grief, loss, bipolar disorder, anxiety or other mental health needs impairing their ability to function in their daily life. Our professional staff is prepared to assist your youth with coping mechanisms to return to his or her path of growth and self-discovery in a healthy way. Each adolescent receives:

  • A comprehensive mental health evaluation
  • Individual attention from highly trained psychiatrists and nurse practitioners
  • Registered nurses providing 24 hour nursing care
  • Work with master’s level therapists
  • Work with addiction counselors
  • A multidisciplinary treatment approach
  • Involvement in creative arts therapy programs
  • Family interventions
  • Discharge planning with emphasis on relapse prevention


Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)


We offer dual diagnosis mental health and chemical dependency IOP. The program is six to eight weeks, three hours a day, three days a week.

We offer a free, individualized treatment plan for you that is focused on your treatment goals. Our program offers a wide variety of therapeutic services which include:

  • Assessment and diagnosis for mental health coexisting substance abuse disorders
  • Weekly drug and alcohol screenings as needed
  • Process groups
  • Psycho-educational groups
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)
  • EMDR Therapy – used to desensitize the emotional effects of trauma
  • Experiential therapies (music, pet, recreation)
  • Coping skills
  • Stress management
  • Suicide intervention
  • Relapse prevention
  • Communication skills
  • Multi family support group
  • Case management/discharge planning
  • Aftercare support group
  • Dinner included with adolescent evening program

1350 East 750 North
Orem, Utah 84097

801-852-CARE (2273)