Kids Escaping Drugs

Narrative Exposure Treatment: Integrating an evidence-based trauma intervention with residential substance abuse treatment for adolescents.

“This project will involve training Renaissance Addiction Services, Inc. clinicians in Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET) in order to better address the needs of youths with co-occurring substance use disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: West Seneca, NY
AMOUNT: $77,932 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017
WEBSITE: http://www.makeachangewny.org


Helping Young People Achieve Their Goals: Center for Self-Advocacy

Transitioning to adulthood is a challenge for many young people. This challenge is further heightened for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) as they move from children to adult services. Studies show that individuals with ID are more likely to have poorer post school outcomes relative to their peers without disabilities. Recently, the Tower Foundation provided … Continued