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Growing Professionally, Personally, and Vegetables on The Side

July 24, 2019

Robin Barnette is transforming learning through the community garden. Robin Barnette is an Exceptional Children Teacher at Alexander Youth Network in our Psychiatric Residential Treatment (PRTF) program in Charlotte. While she has only been at Alexander for about six months, she has been able to make an impact on the kids in the program through […]

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Alexander Youth Network will be combining with Youth Focus of Greensboro, NC.

June 6, 2019

Alexander Youth Network is excited to announce a new partnership with Youth Focus. This partnership will position Alexander as North Carolina’s Largest Provider of Children’s Mental Health Services. Together, Alexander Youth Network and Youth Focus will offer a full array of behavioral health services to meet the needs of North Carolina families. The combining of […]

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Alexander Establishes an All-Inclusive Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program

June 3, 2019

Alexander Establishes an All-Inclusive Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program. Alexander Youth Network is excited to be chosen as a partner with Alliance Behavioral Health to pilot an All-Inclusive Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program (IPRTF). IPRTF is designed to address the barriers to successful discharge, long term therapeutic gains, and reduced likelihood of readmission. Through the partnership with Alliance […]

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Building a Bridge for Families and Children to Heal

May 28, 2019

Alexander Youth Network Supports Children & Families With The Beth Jones Family Cottages. Alexander Youth Network encourages parents and family members to be committed and involved throughout the treatment process of their children while in our programs. We believe that in order to promote healing, our kids need the support of their entire family.  We […]

Finding Calm On Their Own Time – In Their Own Space

May 2, 2019

Alexander Youth Network implements calming rooms to give children the opportunity to identify how they can best self-regulate under stress. Many of the children that are seeking treatment at Alexander Youth Network struggle to manage their mental and behavioral health challenges in social settings. They may act out, show signs of aggression, and find it […]

Alexander Leadership Institute Promotes Professional Development & Company Innovation

April 15, 2019

How the Alexander Leadership Institute promotes professional development & company innovation 4 competencies, 9 months, 2 programs, 30% growth – 1 Program in Leadership and Team Building At Alexander Youth Network, we do a great job of providing training in hard clinical skills. Before any employees can work with our kids they do two full […]

Ashley Conrad Named President & Chief Operating Officer of Alexander Youth Network

April 9, 2019

We are proud to announce that Ashley Conrad, MSL, has been named President and Chief Operating Officer of Alexander Youth Network. As the agency continues to evolve to meet the needs of kids in North Carolina and the changing landscape for healthcare in the state, Conrad will be vital in maintaining the vision of our […]

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North Carolina Honors CEO, N. Craig Bass

March 11, 2019

CEO, N. Craig Bass, is inducted into The Order of The Long Leaf Pine Society. The Order of the Long Leaf Pine Society, is the most prestigious award in North Carolina. The award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the state and their communities through their exemplary service and exceptional accomplishments. On […]

Top Takeaways from 2018, Our Visit with Dr. Bruce Perry.

January 28, 2019

Last November, Alexander Youth Network was one of the many trauma-informed care providers to participate in the Mecklenburg Resilience Symposium. Dr. Bruce Perry, founder of the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT), was the keynote speaker for the event and our own Dr. Kamilah McKissick presented in a break out session on Intergenerational Trauma. Following the […]

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