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Nexus Treatment Offers a Continuum of Child & Adolescent Treatment Sites, Programs, and Aftercare Services

Nexus treatment operates 5 residential treatment sites with programming accredited by either COA or TJC, and year-round, on-site schools, as well as inpatient psychiatric care programs, specialized foster care, in-home counseling services, and ongoing support.

Our programs offer a continuum of services to provide boys and girls a safe place to face their past and begin their future. We operate sites in Minnesota, Illinois, and Maryland, each offering specialized treatment options for your child's or adolescent's needs.

  • Mille Lacs Academy, Onamia, MN Boys 10-19
  • Assessment Program
  • Group Home Program
    • harmful sexual behaviors
    • mental health issues
    • lower intellectual functioning
    • developmental delays
    • other special needs, including abusive behavior, cognitive disorders, impulse control, Autism, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), and disruptive behavior

  • Gerard Academy, Austin, MN Boys & Girls 6-19
  • 45-Day Assessment Program
  • Short-Term Program
  • Bridging Program
  • Emergency Shelter Program
    • behavioral/emotional disorders treatment, including severe emotional or behavioral problems, sexuality, chemical health concerns, learning disabilities, family interactions, aggression, adoption, eating disorders as a secondary condition, anxiety, depression/suicidal thoughts, self-harm/self-mutilation/cutting, Autism, and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

  • Onarga Academy, Onarga, IL Boys 11-20
  • Group Home Program
  • Transitional Living Program
    • harmful sexual behaviors and behavioral/emotional disorders treatment, including abusive behavior, cognitive disorders, impulse control, Autism, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), disruptive behavior, chemical health, and substance abuse

  • Indian Oaks Academy, Manteno, IL Boys & Girls 12-20
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Program
    • harmful sexual behaviors, behavioral/emotional disorders treatment, and in-patient psychiatric care, including severe emotional or behavioral problems, sexuality, family interactions, aggression, anxiety, depression/suicidal thoughts, self-harm/self-mutilation/cutting

  • Woodbourne, Baltimore, MD Boys 12-18
  • Boys' Psychiatric Residential Treatment
    Children's Diagnostic Treatment Center
    Boys' & Girls' Treatment Foster Care
    • harmful sexual behaviors, mental health issues, trauma-focused treatment, substance abuse education and counseling, community restorative justice, aggression replacement therapy, restorative healing model, integrated psychosocial education, children's diagnostic treatment center, treatment foster care for youth and families, respite care, crisis intervention

  • Kindred Family Focus, Greater Minnesota Boys & Girls Birth-18
    • Specialized foster care, adoption, in-home counseling services, whole family placements, respite, assessment, alternative to residential treatment program, therapeutic foster care, permanency planning, family support, and crisis nursery programs.
Nexus Corporate Office
505 Highway 169 North
Suite 500
Plymouth, MN 55441-6447
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Nexus Corporate Office, 505 Highway 169 North, Suite 500, Plymouth, MN 55441-6447 – 763-551-8640
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