Emerging Adulthood is a Safer Approach
It is often taken for granted that the phenomenon known as “failure to launch” is pathological and merits extensive clinical and educational intervention. I have even heard this described as an “epidemic.” However, this stance ignores much of human history, development and culture.
Turning 18 in Treatment: Where Do You Go - Teen Treatment Option or Young Adult? An interview with Shayna Abraham, M.A.
For the vast majority of the clients I am work with, they are not prepared to enter into young adulthood in a successful manner. The bulk of them have never thought twice about running their own lives ... in the long run.
What is an Alternative Peer Group (APG)?
An APG is a professional approach dressed in populist clothing whose main focus is to help a client and his family to insinuate himself into the most appropriate recovery maintenance process possible as soon as possible.