Each Nexus location provides specialized treatment options for your child’s specific needs.
Nexus Glen Lake, Glen Lake, MN: Girls 14-19
*A highly specialized and individualized program for high-needs girls, with a strong focus on experiential activity, family connection, emotional regulation, skill-building, community connection, and independent life experiences.
*An array of PATH ND family services are provided throughout North Dakota and Idaho. North Dakota office locations include Bismarck, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot, Turtle Mountain, and Williston. Idaho locations include Boise, Idaho Falls, and Lewiston.
-PATH ND offers a continuum of in-home and community-based services to help kids and families throughout North Dakota and Idaho.
Mille Lacs Academy, Onamia, MN: Boys 10-19
* Harmful Sexual Behaviors and Mental Health Issues, as well as Lower Intellectual Functioning, Developmental Delay, & Other Special Needs
--30-Day Assessment Program
--Group Home Program
Gerard Academy, Austin, MN: Boys and Girls 6-19
* Boys’ & Girls’ Emotional & Behavioral Disorders
--45-Day Assessment Program
--Emergency Shelter Program
--Technical Exploration & Skills Training Courses
Indian Oaks Academy, Manteno, IL: Boys and Girls 12-21
* Boys’ & Girls’ Harmful Sexual Behaviors, Behavioral Disorders, & Inpatient Psychiatric Treatment
--Developmental Disability with Harmful Sexual Behaviors
--Hospital-based, acute-care programs
Onarga Academy, Onarga, IL: Adolescent Males 11-20
* Adolescent Males with Harmful Sexual Behaviors & Behavioral Disorders
--Chemical Health Program
--Transitional Living Program
--Group Home Program
Woodbourne Center, Baltimore, Maryland: Boys Psychiatric Residential Treatment, Children's Diagnostic Treatment Center, Boys & Girls Treatment Foster Care
--Boys Residential Treatment
--Children's Diagnostic Treatment Center
--Treatment Foster Care
Kindred Family Focus, Greater Minnesota: Boys and Girls, Birth-21
*Therapeutic Foster Care, Permanency Planning, Family Support, & Crisis Nursery
--Specialized Foster Care
--Alternative to Residential Treatment Program
Nexus, a nonprofit, 501(C)3 organization, has been a leader in youth residential treatment services for nearly 40 years. Beginning in the early 1970s as a small, adult male felon program in Minnesota, Nexus services have evolved over the years to specialize in serving children and adolescents.
Nexus offers specialized treatment for
•Harmful Sexual Behaviors
•Developmental Disability with Harmful Sexual Behaviors or Behavioral Disorders
•Behavioral & Emotional Disorders
•Intensive Inpatient Psychiatric Care
•Specialized Foster Care
Today, Nexus operates 4 residential treatment sites with COA-accredited programming and year-round, on-site schools, as well as inpatient psychiatric programs, aftercare services including specialized foster care, referrals to other treatment providers, in-home counseling services, and ongoing support. Youth who successfully complete a Nexus treatment program have a recidivism rate well below the national average. – menos