Adolescent IOP Opens at Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital

A mental health specialist giving an evaluation

Is your teen, or a teen you know experiencing any of these symptoms?

  • Skipping school
  • Isolating him or herself
  • Self injuring
  • Angry and does not know why
  • Overly critical of him or herself
  • Feeling overwhelmed frequently
  • Experiencing bullying regularly
  • Bullying others regularly
  • Hyperactive all the time
  • Unable to sleep
  • Unable to pay attention
  • Experimenting with tobacco
  • Using marijuana or other drugs, such as speed or ecstasy
  • Running away often and for long periods of time


The adolescent intensive outpatient program at Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital is now open and accepting referrals for ages 12-17. The program is designed for teens to attend treatment while continuing to live at home and participate in their daily life.

The inpatient adolescent program at Smokey Point provides a safe place for teens to share and learn new coping strategies with a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) specifically trained to work with teens. Key features of the program include a brand new, state of the art outpatient area located within the hospital, group therapy sessions, recreational therapy and family sessions with discharge and safety planning.

To refer a patient or schedule a free, confidential assessment for your teen call Smokey Point 24/7 at (360) 651-6400.