Program Description

Since 1992, Daybreak Treatment Center has provided exceptional day treatment for children, adolescents, and their families.  Daybreak  could be right for your family if your child is struggling in any of these areas:  impulsivity; emotional regulation; suicidal thoughts or self harm; chronic depression or anxiety; intense family conflicts; unstable sudden mood swings; angry outbursts; poor boundaries; school failure or avoidance.   Daybreak is designed to help children and adolescents become more capable of making healthy, responsible, and realistic decisions.  Daybreak’s staff works closely with outside professionals to provide an affordable, effective, treatment experience.  If you are interested in exploring our program further, please call 901-753-4300 to schedule a tour or an assessment.

Treatment components include: 

  • Individual Therapy
  • Problem Solving Process Group
  • Parent Skills Group
  • Medication Management*
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Milieu Therapy
  • Phone Coaching
  • Team Consultation
  • Skills Training Groups:
  •  Interpersonal Effectiveness
  •  Emotional Regulation
  •  Mindfulness
  •  Distress Tolerance

*When medication is indicated, treatment and assessment provided by a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist

 

Educational Services include:

Educational Assessments and Recommendations

Daybreak School:  Approved by TN Board of Education 

Accreditation:  Daybreak is accredited by:  The Joint Commission; The Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, and The Department of Education. 

Treatment Team:  Our treatment team includes, but is not limited to:   Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, Educational Specialists, and DBT Skills Trainers.

Average Length of Stay:  The average length of stay for a child/adolescent is seven weeks, or 35 treatment days.

Program Hours:  Monday through Friday, 8:00 until 2:00.  Summer hours:  9:00 until 2:00

Daybreak is an approved provider for most insurance carriers.  Should a child meet the criteria for admission, insurance coverage is checked, and an estimated out of pocket amount is provided.  This estimate is based on the information received from the insurance company prior to admission.

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State of Tennessee License (PDF)

Joint Commission Accreditation (PDF)
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Contact Our Office:
Phone: 901.753.4300
Fax: 901.751.8105