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Community-Based Residential

Community-Based Residential

Community-Based Residential

Liberty Point Behavioral Healthcare’s community-based residential program is for young men who need treatment in a 24-hour supervised therapeutic setting but do not require a secure environment. The program addresses co-occurring psychiatric conditions and intellectual disabilities while allowing residents to live in a residential neighborhood of Staunton, approximately three miles from the main residential campus.

Youth in this program are at minimal risk for elopement or other dangerous behaviors and are motivated to develop independent living skills so that they can return home or to an independent living program. Many of the young men in this program have successfully completed our secure residential program and are prepared for more independence in a completely unsecured and community-based environment.

These young men are able to start accessing a variety of community supports, may obtain gainful employment, or volunteer experience. Residents participate in a series of interventions and activities designed to help them experience and achieve competence with adaptive functioning and independent living skills. They learn to cook for themselves and others, maintain a healthy living environment, access community supports, live and work in a suburban community and fill their leisure time with pro-social and productive activities.

Community-Based Residential Treatment Features

  • Sharon House, 8 beds serving males ages 13 to 18
  • Amherst House, 6 beds serving males ages 16 to 21
  • Specializing in treatment for males with multiple diagnoses, including intellectual disabilities, autism and psychiatric conditions
  • Attendance at Liberty Point Academy or Staunton City Public Schools as appropriate
  • Evidence-based practices including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), Positive Behavioral Supports (PBS) and Psychoeducational Groups
  • Highly individualized treatment
  • Individual, group and family therapy

Community-Based Residential Calendar

Always Here to Help

We are available at 540-213-0450 and 800-496-7941. You may also submit questions and concerns through our online form, which we will answer within 24 hours, Monday – Friday. If you are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.