The Whole Solution for
Children’s Mental Health

Our Services

Alexander Youth Network provides the whole solution for children’s mental health treatment.

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Children’s mental health issues can be challenging. Let our team connect you to the treatment your child needs.

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What We Do

About Us

Since 1946, Alexander Youth Network has provided mental and behavioral health care to children of Charlotte and all over the state. Alexander offers 12 different mental health programs and services in Charlotte and surrounding counties. Last year, Alexander and its affiliated agencies served over 10,000 children and families.

“Picking up the pieces after they have been shattered is a process, but with determination and resilience, you can emerge stronger and more resilient than before.”

Our Programs and Services

Crisis Care

Residential Treatment

Day Treatment

Therapeutic Foster Care

Intensive In-Home

Multi-Systemic Therapy

Substance Use

Outpatient Therapy


Care Management

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Career Opportunities

A career in child and family services is one of the most rewarding choices you can make—and Alexander Youth Network is one of the best places to work in the industry. If you are an experienced clinician, a savvy business executive, or a newcomer to the mental health field, you will find a wide variety of professional opportunities at Alexander

AYN University Professional Development

AYN University is a professional development program that includes our flagship leadership development program— the AYN Leadership Institute. Our course offerings at AYN University are free to all employees who have a keen desire to develop their knowledge and advance in their careers. So, whether you are an individual contributor or a tenured leader, AYN University has something right for you!

Blog Posts

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Happy Anniversary Ronald Broome!

Ronald Broome Celebrates 10 Years at Alexander Youth Network! Happy 10-year “AYN*niversary” to one of our Senior Systems Architects, Ronald Broome! Ronald first began working

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Happy Anniversary Lenita Livingston!

Lenita Livingston Celebrates 18 Years at Alexander Youth Network! Happy 17-year “AYN*niversary” to one of our Psychiatric Office Assistants, Lenita Livingston! “I always wanted to

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Happy Anniversary Lester Butler!

Lester Butler Celebrates 17 Years at Alexander Youth Network! Happy 17-year “AYN*niversary” to one of our Mental Health Counselors, Lester Kim Butler! Lester began his

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