The Boys Town Residential Treatment Center provides medically directed care for children ages 5 to 11 at its Children’s Center and pre-teens and teens ages 12 to 18 at its Adolescent Center who have severe behavioral health problems or mental illness. The Center is licensed as a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) by the state of Nebraska and is accredited by The Joint Commission.
The troubled children and pre-teens and teens we serve need systematic and professional treatment for their behavioral, emotional and academic problems. The problems of these children and adolescents include:
Because our programs are highly verbal, focusing on awareness and safety, it is not designed for youth who have a full IQ below 80, are currently dependent on drugs or alcohol and needing detoxification, or have a history of sexual perpetration.
Contact us today to learn more about admissions, or for general questions.