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Adolescent Outpatient Substance Abuse Program

Program Director: Christopher Brown, LPC

Who is served?

You are served if you are a teenager experiencing substance abuse problems; you are at risk of developing a substance abuse problem; or you are experiencing both substance abuse and mental health problems.

Why is the service offered?

The Outpatient Substance Abuse Program helps you to resolve conflicts and overcome challenges, as you make positive changes in your life and achieve sobriety.

What is the service?

  • You will meet privately with a professionally credentialed clinician who will listen to your concerns.
  • Your clinician will help you identify areas in your life that you would like to change.
  • You and the clinician will develop a plan to achieve these changes.
  • Your plan will usually include the clinician meeting regularly with you individually as well as meeting with you and your family.
  • You and your family will be supported by the clinician as you take actions to bring about these changes.
  • The clinician will arrange for you to see a PATH psychiatrist if indicated..
  • You and your family will meet with the psychiatrist who will complete an evaluation and may prescribe medication for you, if indicated.
  • You may continue to see both the psychiatrist for medication appointments and see the clinician for therapy.

Where is the service located?

8220 Castor Avenue, Northeast Philadelphia, PA. 19152
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When is the service available?

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Your are eligible to receive services if:

  • You reside in Philadelphia and you have Medical Assistance (MA).
  • You reside in PATH’s service area and you do not have health insurance.
  • If you have any other health insurance, please call PATH to determine your eligibility.
How do I contact PATH?

Please call 215-728-4565 to schedule an appointment or to obtain additional information.


"Therapy has helped me stop keeping things inside and learn how to handle situations differently."

Dana, individual receiving Adolescent Substance Abuse Services


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