Nursing services are provided 24-hours per day. Staff includes a Nursing Supervisor, Registered Nurses, and Licensed Practical Nurses. Medication education occurs during each administration of medicine.
Clients are evaluated by a psychiatrist weekly during their stay. In addition, they are assessed by a registered nurse weekly. A nutritionist also conducts an assessment once per month.
Therapy services consist of a Clinical Supervisor and Licensed Behavioral Health Professionals or candidates for licensure. The department provides a variety of services including but not limited to: psychological assessments, group therapy, and individual and family therapy.
Our educational program consists of up to six hours every school day. Every client receives an initial test battery to identify strengths and weaknesses. Classes at Red River Youth Academy are taught onsite by Norman Public Schools certified teachers experienced in working with students in a residential treatment center type setting. Educational credits are transferred to the client’s home school upon parent/guardian’s request to Norman Public Schools after discharge.