Bradley Hospital offers a six-month outpatient treatment program for adolescents who are 13 to 18 years old (attending grades 8 to 12) and who display signs of suicidality, nonsuicidal self-injury, or other self-destructive behaviors.
Contact the Mindful Teen Program
For more information on our services and how to sign up for the Mindful Teen Program, please call us at 401-432-1119.
The Mindful Teen Program offers dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents (DBT-A), an empirically validated treatment designed to help eliminate life-threatening and self-destructive behaviors by developing alternative skills to manage emotions and tolerate distress. This program is staffed entirely by intensively trained DBT clinicians who also participate in an ongoing weekly DBT consultation team.
Benefits of the Mindful Teen Program
The Mindful Teen program:
Helps adolescents effectively manage their emotional experiences and eliminate self-destructive behaviors
Provides a structured environment for adolescents and caregivers to learn new skills
Incorporates coaching of new skills outside of the therapy environment
Weekly multifamily DBT skills group
Individual and family therapy
Phone coaching with 24-hour access, available to patients and parents
The Mindful Teen program is offered at: Bradley Hospital, 1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway, East Providence, RI 02915