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Residential Program

Residential Program

Adolescent Residential Program

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The Residential Treatment Center, a TRICARE®-certified program, serves adolescents, ages 11–17, who demonstrate a persistent pattern of severe emotional and/or behavioral issues that are disruptive, frequent and cannot be treated in a lesser level of care.

To inquire or schedule a no-cost assessment, please call 804-733-6874, toll-free 866-546-2229. Our lines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We treat adolescent patients in need of services for:

  • Complex trauma/sexual trauma
  • Borderline personality
  • Co-Occurring/Compulsive Disorders
  • Assessment and Diagnostic

Our residential treatment center provides a structured, therapeutic environment as well as:

  • Individual therapy three times a week
  • Psychiatric visits twice a week
  • Family therapy weekly
  • 12-month licensed school
  • Substance abuse education
  • Life skills, social skills and leisure education groups
  • Psychoeducation and process groups
  • Supervised therapeutic community outings
  • Special-issue groups focusing on anger management, grief and loss, discharge readiness, trauma, self-injury and children of military parents

Residential Life

Our secure campus allows the opportunity for our residents to walk daily to their education classes, treatment groups and cafeteria-style dining. The adolescents embrace the fresh air, openness and peaceful surroundings. Our living areas and bedrooms are spacious and decorated to provide a comfortable space for personalizing each adolescents’ experience during their journey to healthier living.

Welcome to Poplar Springs Hospital Residential Treatment CenterPoplar Springs Hospital is here to assist you on the road to recovery.
Residential TreatmentThe Residential Treatment Center serves adolescent boys and girls, ages 11–17, who cannot be treated in a lesser level of care.

Personalized Learning

Our team of professionals brings experience in child/adolescent psychiatry, social work, nursing, chemical dependency treatment, special education and activity/recreational therapies. The team, along with the resident and their support systems, creates a personalized treatment plan that emphasizes individuals’ strengths, challenges, preferences and learning styles.

We immediately begin with a thorough assessment. Treatment programs help adolescents achieve the specific goals and objectives identified as most crucial to their success.

All residents attend the Learning Center, our private, 12-month school licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia.


Our philosophy is that at-risk youth are entitled to safe, secure and clinically sound treatment in the least restrictive setting. We value the importance of matching the resident’s needs with the appropriate level and type of treatment, care, or services and the integration of these services throughout our facility and within the community.

TRICARE® Certified

To inquire or schedule an assessment, please call 804-733-6874, toll-free 866-546-2229. Phone lines are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please give us a call regarding availability, reservations, and fees. The staff at Poplar Springs are here to help.