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Phoenix Academy's Therapeutic Community Model Is First to be Federally Recognized as Evidence-Based
Date:2/25/2008

Phoenix Academy Selected by SAMHSA as First Therapeutic Community Program in the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP)

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Phoenix Academy Therapeutic Community (TC) model has been recently recognized as the first evidence-based therapeutic community program for adolescents to be listed in the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP) created by United States Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to promote best practices in the treatment and prevention of substance abuse.

NREPP is a searchable database listing substance and mental health treatment and prevention interventions found to be effective by independent expert scientific review. An external evaluation of one of the Phoenix Academies assessed adolescents' background, substance use, physical health, risk behaviors, mental health, environment, legal, and vocational needs using GAIN (Global Appraisal of Individual Needs), a validated assessment and treatment monitoring tool. The baseline to 12-month follow-up results showed that adolescents assigned to Phoenix Academy showed a larger reduction in substance use and substance-related problems than similar adolescents assigned to the alternative programs. Also noted was that in comparison to the other study group, those adolescents assigned to Phoenix Academy showed greater decreases in physical problems and anxiety symptoms.

In 2005, the Phoenix Academy program had also been deemed an effective model by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and included in their Model Programs Guide.

Phoenix Academies provide substance abuse treatment to adolescents while helping them catch up academically. Students earn high school diplomas there or return to their home high school after completing residential
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