LVHN Adolescent Transitions Partial Program

1255 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Suite 1500
Allentown, PA 18103-6281
United States

Phone
Fax
610-402-8118
General Facility Hours
Day Time slot Comment
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Patients ages 12-18 attend the program 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

A partial program, also known as a therapeutic day program, treats mental and emotional health concerns that may be preventing adolescents from managing activities of daily living. They continue to reside at home and attend therapeutic programming daily, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., until their program stay is complete. Young people ages 12-18 are eligible if they are still actively attending educational programming through high school.

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LVHN Adolescent Transitions Partial Program-Community Room
Community Room where lunch, task group, and community group takes place
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LVHN Adolescent Transitions Partial Program-Group Room
Group Room where group therapy and group tasks take place
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LVHN Adolescent Transitions Partial Program-Waiting Room 1
Program lobby area
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LVHN Adolescent Transitions Partial Program-Waiting Room 2
Program lobby area
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Adolescent transitions partial program staff
Kelly Stec, LPC

A day in Lehigh Valley Health Network’s Adolescent Transitions Partial Program consists of morning and afternoon groups, focusing on therapy and skill-building workshops. Our goal is to empower adolescents and their caregiving system through tools that provide ongoing support after discharge. Our collaborative multidisciplinary approach allows patients to leave the treatment experience with evidence-based strategies and skills to continue their progress. Medication assessment and management also are integral parts of treatment.

Let us be your safe haven, where we can partner together without shame, guilt or judgment, and you can get back to living your life.

We understand and can help with:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Mood instability
  • Emotional regulation
  • Suicidal ideation and self-injurious behaviors
  • Relationship or family concerns
  • Educational stressors associated with bullying, social media and peer pressure
  • Medication management

Our partial program is person-centered

  • Patients receive focused attention every day in an environment of support, reducing the need for more intensive levels of care.
  • Treatment is delivered by a multidisciplinary treatment team collaborating with the patient and their family.
  • Our holistic treatment approach encompasses an individualized length of stay and allows patients to return to the comfort of their home every evening.
  • Patients learn practical tools to help them confidently cope with day-to-day challenges after discharge.

Our compassionate team is ready to help

  • Board-certified psychiatrists
  • Nurse practitioners and physician assistants
  • Licensed social workers/licensed professional counselors
  • Psychiatric nurses 
  • Other mental health professionals

A service of Lehigh Valley Hospital