Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s outstanding substance abuse program caters to the treatment of teenage and adolescent substance abuse. Our substance abuse treatment centers treat psychiatric, behavioral and emotional symptoms.

CHH’s substance abuse treatment centers offer an Intensive Outpatient Program that provides a confidential, highly structured, intensive intermediate level of care between inpatient and outpatient programs.

The Adolescent Partial Hospital Program (PHP)

A highly-structured, intensive group program that offers treatment to adolescent’s ages 13 to 18 seeking help with acute emotional and behavioral disorders. The program offers treatment for adolescents with psychiatric and co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders. Our staff utilizes evidenced based treatment approaches including: Group Therapy, Individual Therapy (as needed), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Enhancement Therapy, Solutions Focused Brief Therapy, art therapy and narrative therapy.

Treatment Goals

Together with the individual and the parents/guardians, we develop an individualized treatment plan to address their unique areas of concern, which can help manage psychiatric, behavioral, emotional, and substance use symptoms.

Behavioral Health Services for Adolescents


  • Location

    Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
    540 Litchfield Street
    Partial Hospital Building
    Torrington, CT 06790
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  • Program Days/Hours

    School Year:
    Monday to Friday:
    12:15 PM to 4:40 PM

    Summer Time:
    Monday to Friday:
    10:00 AM to 2:15 PM

  • Referrals

    To refer a client to our services, please complete the referral form.

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