Natchez Trace Youth Academy is TRICARE-approved to offer residential treatment services for children and adolescents, ages 12 to 17, of active duty service members and veterans of the United States Armed Forces.
We are the only TRICARE-certified residential treatment center in Waverly, Tennessee. All programs include enrollment at a freestanding, certified school to make sure our residents stay on track academically.
SPECIALIZED TREATMENT APPROACHES
- Medication management
- Milieu therapy
- Animal-assisted therapy and other recreational and expressive therapies
- Consultation services (medical doctor, dietitian and psychologist)
- Individual, group and family therapy
- Geographically distant therapy
- Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
POTENTIAL GROUP TOPICS
- Substance abuse education
- Cognitive and experiential therapy
OUR RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT PROGRAMS
Conduct Disorder & Juvenile Justice Program: For young men who’ve exhibited more aggressive behaviors and have repeated interactions with the juvenile system and other residential treatment programs.
Trauma-Focused Program: For young men that are exhibiting reactive behaviors and emotional issues as a result of past trauma from abusive situations or neglect.
Traditional Psychiatric Treatment Program: For young men experiencing a wide range of mental health issues, such as depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety and more.
Reach Out for Help
Our admissions staff is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. to schedule a no-cost, mental health assessment. Call 931-296-1183 to get started. For questions about our programs, you can also use our online contact form. In the case of a medical emergency or crisis, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.