Services for Children, Youth, and Families

Vantage Point

Crisis Services for Youth

Youth Services

Provides 24-hour a day, 7 days a week crisis residential services for male and female youth ages 10-17 who are ungovernable, at risk of becoming runaways, or experiencing serious parent-child conflicts.

Medicaid (or another Insurance) is not required to access Vantage Point services.  

Juvenile Receiving

Provides a 24-hour a day, 7 days a week reception, screening, and evaluation service for juvenile offenders who do not meet criteria for secure detention.

More Services for Children, Youth, and Families.  

An array of other services are also available for children and youth as well as families upon referral after assessing your needs and goals and as part of your individualized Recovery Plan.  Talk with your intake therapist or member of your treatment team about these programs.

Provides services to children ages 3-5 who have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.  Pre-school program offered in several different locations. Giant Steps also provides supportive education programs that teach parents and families to encourage, educate, and advocate for their child’s needs.

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Stride.  After school day treatment services to assist children ages 5 to 12 who are experiencing challenges with behavior and social skills due to mental illness.

XCEL Adolescent Day Treatment Program.  Provides social skills, emotional regulation skills, and coping strategies for adolescents with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and teens with developmental delays.

New Vista.  Provides outpatient, day treatment, and step-down services for male and female youth ages 9-18 who have a history of traumatic experiences. The youth we work with have displayed behaviors such as negative self-talk, self-harm, running away, and unhealthy relationships. We also have therapists that specialize in NOJOS services.   Meet our staff.  

Aspire.  A residential care/treatment program for female youth, ages 12 to 17, who are in DCFS custody.  Meet our staff.


We have contracts and grants available to pay for specific services. Please call to find out about eligibility and availability.

Insurance other than Medicaid?

Mountain Peaks Counseling offers services to those who have insurance other than Medicaid and those who wish to pay cash for services.  Find out more about services offered and getting started in services.

Update May 2022- Mountain Peaks is only seeing Medicaid clients at this time.