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National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) – Helping Troubled Teens overcome Addiction supports the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP).  The NAATP is a premier organization committed to helping the common people suffering from addiction find help and hope. Since 1978, the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP), representing nearly 275 addiction treatment providers (free standing and hospital based programs, which offer a full continuum of care from outpatient, partial hospitalization and inpatient rehabilitation regimes), has been the voice of the alcoholism and drug dependency treatment programs throughout the United States. The NAATP has been heard time and time again – in Congress, in the insurance industry, in the chatter and talk throughout the chemical dependency treatment industry (Addictions Treatment).

NAATP has assumed a strong leadership role on behalf of treatment providers in areas like treatment standards, addictions treatment education, addictions research, and addictions advocacy of legislative, regulatory and reimbursement positions supported by the professionals that make up the Addictions Treatment industry.  For more information about the NAATP call 866-439-8112.


Behavioral Health


Wilderness Therapy

RTC (Residential Treatment Centers)

Therapeutic Boarding School

Education Consultants/Mental Health

Intensive Outpatient Programs
Mental Health Counselor/Therapists
Kid is being worked with “at home”, local therapy. They want their client back

Focus on: (referral based)
Mental Health personnel
Educational Consultants

IOP patients

Addiction Treatment

Types: NTAAP - NAADAC - Foundations


Primary Care: 28 days

Extended Care: 60-90 days

Long Term Care: up to 1 year
12 step programs
Celebrate Recovery

Sober Living/IOP:


Focus on:
Mental Health facilities

Mental Health

Types: APA

911/Emergency: immediate crisis

Stabilization: up to 28 days

Psych Stay: 1-2 months

Structured Living:


Focus on:
Guidance Counselors
Public Professionals