All Kinds of News for November 07, 2018
This month, Equinox RTC is pleased to announce that they have received a three year CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accreditation. The CARF accreditation offers validation that Equinox RTC is providing quality services and meeting the highest standards in the industry. The accreditation supports Equinox RTC’s goals of continuously seeking to improve programming, and places an integral focus on improving outcomes for students and families. Additionally, the CARF accreditation gives confidence to families who are comparing various treatment options for their teen.
According to Executive Director and Founding Partner of Equinox RTC Kyle Gillett, PhD, LMFT, “At Equinox RTC, we seek to provide the most cutting-edge, evidence-based trauma-informed treatment in the field of adolescent residential treatment. This accreditation holds us accountable to high standards in maintaining the integrity of the program.”
Equinox RTC is dedicated to providing quality programming in all areas including clinical, adventure and residential life. The program’s location just outside of Asheville, North Carolina, is a perfect setting for outdoor adventures including mountain biking, kayaking, and hiking - which are just some of the exciting recreational activities that Equinox RTC staff and students are able to experience as part of life at the program. The program features a licensed Adventure Therapist that plans and leads weekly outings to challenge and reinforce the work that students are doing throughout the week. As evident by the CARF standards that were met, Equinox RTC is committed to creating a quality well-rounded experience that results in lasting change.
“My favorite part about our program is seeing families support one another in overcoming past pain and trauma — becoming more unified with one another — not just loving one another but liking to be with one another once again,” says Dr. Gillett. “The best thing I could hear from a parent is 'you’ve given me my son back...' ”
Learn more about Equinox RTC’s accredited programming by visiting https://www.equinoxrtc.com/equinox-difference or by calling 877-279-8925.
About Equinox RTC
Equinox RTC is a leading residential treatment center for adolescents ages 14-18. Equinox is unique in its focus on Trauma, Loss and Attachment, providing clinically intensive treatment for young adults struggling with anxiety, depression, OCD, ASD, learning disabilities, and other emotional and behavioral needs. Equinox offers a combination of clinically sophisticated support with a whole child approach including adventure therapy, integrated Cross-Fit program, and a whole foods diet. Equinox provides a fully accredited school, with broad course selections taught by licensed teachers in a college-preparatory environment.