Young Adult Substance Use Program (YA-SUP)

The Young Adult Stream revolves around a 12-week structure, and includes:

Five individual sessions including: 

  • Intake assessment (2 hours)

  • ​1 week feedback session (1 hour)

  • Check-ins (30 minutes) at weeks 4, 8, and 12​​

If needed and interested, we offer consultations with a Nurse Practitioner or Addiction Psychiatrist 

Daily Group Programming including: 

  • Mind-Drug Connection based in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Relapse Prevention 

  • Navigating the Weekbased on Relapse Prevention

  • Levelling up Your Health focused on the connection between physical and mental health

  • Balancing Emotion and Mind based on Dialectical Behavioural Therapy

  • Mindfulness based on Mindfuless-Based Stressed Reduction 

  • Peer Space focused on mutual support groups

905-522-1155 ext. 36499

A program designed to meet the unique needs of young adults (17-25 years of age)

(905) 522-1155, Ext.36499

The program offers both individual counselling sessions, daily drop-in group programming, and consultations with specialists to optimize patient outcomes

Our mission is to provide young adults with the support and skills to:

  1. Reduce the negative impacts of substance use on young adults' lives. This can be abstinence, reduced use, or using harm reduction strategies. 

  2. Improve mental health and wellbeing by considering the whole-person.

  3. Increase substance-free activities to create a pleasurable life that aligns with their goals.

We value:

  • Providing young adult centered care

  • Creating a safe(r) space

  • Considering the whole person

  • Collaborating with young adults and community providers

  • Using evidence-based practices and contributing to evidence 

“You define your goals. We are here to meet you where you are at and support you in reaching your goals.”