Admission Process

Basic Criteria for Admittance

Before you make the difficult decision to place your child into treatment at Equinox Counseling and Wellness Center, please take a moment to review the basic admission criteria.

If you can answer “Yes” to any of the following, please give us a call at 303-861-1916.

Does your child have underlying mental or behavioral health issues such as:

  • Asperger’s, High Functioning Autism, or other Pervasive Developmental Disorders
  • Troubled high-risk teen
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Low self-esteem
  • Low motivation
  • Trauma
  • Under achievement
  • Computer, internet, video game addiction
  • Sexual behavior/boundary problems
  • Poor social skills
  • Inflexible thinking patterns that interfere with relationships and daily functioning
  • Difficulties related to adoption and/or foreign adoption
  • Life skill deficits
  • Lack of independence and personal responsibility
  • Behavioral issues
  • Bi-Polar/Mood Disorder
  • Oppositional and defiant
  • Substance use or abuse
  • Sense of entitlement
  • Self-harming behaviors
  • Poor/negative peer influence and relationships
  • Anger
  • Resistant to a traditional counseling approach of office based talk therapy

If you answered, “Yes” to ANY of these questions, and your son or daughter is between the ages of 12 and 24, contact us today. We are available to answer any questions you may have regarding the admission process.