About Teen and Young Adult Services

ACMHS provides a wide range of services for young people ages 13-24 who are experiencing mental/behavioral health challenges, with or without co-occurring substance use.

Therapy Services -We provide a wide range of therapeutic services to adolescents, with their families when appropriate. We focus on trauma-informed care using evidence-based practices.

Family Therapy Programs – Parenting with Love and Limits© (PLL) is an evidenced-based family education, skill building, and therapeutic intervention for families and adolescents aged 10-18. Most families see a significant reduction in family stress and improvement in behavior in as little as 6-weeks.

Power Center -Youth Outreach and Drop In  – ACMHS operates a peer-driven program which supports homeless and at-risk youth through a drop-in center, street outreach, and educational presentations. 

Alaska Seeds of Change – is a vocational program that engages transition age youth and teaches vocational and independent living skills, with links to clinical services on-site. Youth learn to grow and sell fresh vegetables in an indoor hydroponic greenhouse setting.