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The preeminent teen rehab program for mental health and substance use disorders

Setting the standard for the diagnosis and treatment of teen mental health and substance use disorders, Turnbridge adolescent treatment programs provide high-quality, whole-person care to restore a child’s well-being and help them learn to lead a life worth protecting. Here, behavioral health luminaries and experienced care providers deliver individualized care that addresses every aspect of client life.

Luminary

Leadership

The Turnbridge Adolescent Residential Treatment Center is led by some of the world’s foremost behavioral healthcare thought-leaders, clinicians, and researchers, all providing direct care to a small group of clients and families in an intimate setting. Every member of the Turnbridge adolescent team considers this program to be their life’s work and was selected because they share an unwavering commitment to quality.

Meet the team

Christopher Cutter, PhD
Christopher Cutter, PhD

Chief of Adolescent Psychology
Assistant Professor, Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine

Oscar Gerdner, MD
Oscar Gerdner, MD

Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Hassan Minhas, MD
Dr. Hassan Minhas, MD

Medical Director

Mark Beitel, PhD
Mark Beitel, PhD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Associate Research Scientist, Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine

Samantha Tramuta, LCSW
Samantha Tramuta, LCSW

Clinical Director

Matt Fields, LMFT
Matt Fields, LMFT

Primary Therapist

Jacqueline Barbaro, LPC
Jacqueline Barbaro, LPC

Primary Therapist

Debbie Vieira, RN
Debbie Vieira, RN

Director of Nursing

Kara Moonan, APRN
Kara Moonan, APRN

Nurse Manager, Adolescent Extended Care

Sam Cohen, CAC RCP
Sam Cohen, CAC RCP

Director of Adolescent Extended Care

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Saftey is Paramount

Our focus on safety helps clients and families focus on healing. Thoughtfully designed environments, highly trained staff, and a small population of just twelve clients allow close personal attention, genuine relationships, and attentive supervision that promote physical and emotional safety.

Education

Academic, physical, and art education are inextricably linked to the identity and mental health of young people. One’s school experience and performance relates directly to wellbeing, development, and future opportunity. Turnbridge helps clients continue their education while receiving mental health treatment and provides personalized, care-informed academic services to improve progress and achievement.

A Heritage of Healing

For more than 17 years, Turnbridge has been welcoming people from around the country to its Connecticut facilities to receive intensive, innovative care for mental health and substance use disorders. Healthcare professionals around the world refer patients to Turnbridge for its unyielding commitment to quality and holistic outcomes.

Insurance

The Turnbridge Adolescent Residential Treatment Center accepts insurance. We are in-network with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, and can work with most major insurance companies. Please call at any time to speak with an admissions specialist who can help to verify your insurance information.