Teens Need Transition (TNT), is a program that focuses on a holistic, strength-based, multidisciplinary approach to assist young adults in creating and implementing an appropriate and successful transition vision and plan. TNT strives to promote youth voice and choice in the transition planning process in order to increase self-advocacy. TNT utilizes both evidence-based models transition to independence process (TIPS) and assertive community treatment (ACT) Models.
Build a sustainable system of services and treatment that addresses the struggles and challenges faced by young adults with mental illness when transitioning to adulthood. It is our goal to engage the youth, through a direct approach and person-centered planning, in order to tailor services, that are accessible, none stigmatizing, and developmentally appropriate. Ultimately guiding the youth towards their goals through various transition domains.