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Alexander Youth Network Blog

The Official Blog of Alexander Youth Network

Please note, at Alexander Youth Network we respect our clients and their families. In order to maintain their anonymity, Alexander has changed the names of individuals and some identifying details such as physical properties, place of treatment and location.

Building Skills Outside of the Classroom
Alexander partners with bus drivers and school district officials to create trauma-informed spaces outside of the classroom. A primary goal
Program Highlight
Bark and Heal Makes a Furry Entrance at North Shelby Day Treatment
Meet the Animals at Alexander – Bark and Heal at North Shelby Day Treatment Our latest Bark and Heal class
Volunteer Spotlight
Giving On and Off the Court
Rachel Rodriguez has been a loyal volunteer at Alexander Youth Network for more than 20 years. Rachel found Alexander during
Generations of Support – A Legacy of Impact
Al Winget and his family have been involved with Alexander Youth Network for generations. As a child, he frequently visited
Cocktails Conversations Guests
Realizing Impact
Alexander Youth Network hosts Cocktails & Conversation to share impact with donors and volunteers. On Wednesday, June 5, Board Member
Mayors Youth Employment Program Logo
Meet Our Interns: Mayor’s Youth Employment Program
Alexander Youth Network participates in the Mayor’s Youth Employment Program. This summer, Alexander Youth Network, is hosting three interns from
Alexia Mitchell
Birth to Third Grade: How Alexander is Keeping The Forsyth Promise
Forsyth Futures has a vision to grow a “vibrant, equitable, and prosperous Forsyth County”. The agency is leading a major
Boy in counseling session
Alexander Youth Network and Anuvia Collaborate for Adolescent Treatment Services
Alexander Youth Network and Anuvia Collaborate for Adolescent Treatment Services Anuvia, one of Charlotte’s largest substance use prevention and recovery
Alexander News
Alexander Youth Network combines with Youth Focus
On September 1, Alexander Youth Network merged with Guilford County-based mental health provider Youth Focus to expand its comprehensive mental
Lizzie for adoption
Meet Lizzie, Charlie, Max, Sissy, and Vikki – Animals At Alexander
The Bark and Heal program at Alexander Youth Network supports healing by demonstrating compassion and positive reinforcement through canine training.
Program Highlight
Alexander Establishes an All-Inclusive Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program
Alexander Establishes an All-Inclusive Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program. Alexander Youth Network is excited to be chosen as a partner with
Meet Alexander – Animals At Alexander Youth Network
Alexander – Pet Therapy Alexander is a 6-year-old Shetland Sheepdog who visits with the children in our Psychiatric Residential Treatment