Residential Treatment Services

Hope & healing in a residential setting.

Formerly known as Paragon Residential Treatment for Youth, PrairieCare Residential Services was established in early 2017 to help serve the needs and amplify the strengths of youth and families in Minnesota. Informed by psychodynamic theory and guided by DBT skills, this facility focuses on helping youth and families build lives that are sustainable, enriching, and meaningful. We are committed to providing high quality, compassionate residential care to children and adolescents with intensive psychiatric needs.

Residential Treatment Programming

  • Every day (24/7/365)
  • Treatment programming: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Length of stay

  • Average around 3 months

FAX Information

Residential Services Outcome Analysis

Referrals to Residential:

Informed by psychodynamic theory and guided by DBT skills, this facility focuses on helping youth and families build lives that are sustainable, enriching, and meaningful. We are committed to providing high quality, compassionate residential care to children and adolescents with intensive psychiatric needs.

Services are Provided by the following PrairieCare Medical Group Professionals:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Therapists
  • Social workers
  • Nurses
  • Residential Counselors
  • Chaplains

Treatment is provided through the following ways:
  • Individual therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Family education
  • Psychiatry
  • Activity and Recreational activities
  • Daily living skills groups
  • DBT groups
  • Academic schooling provided by licensed teachers
Sample Schedule

7:00 am: Wake up
7:30 am: Breakfast
8:00 am: Mindfulness
8:30 am: School
11:00 am: Skills Group
12:00 pm: Lunch

12:30 pm: School
4:00 pm: Mindfulness / Recreation group
5:00 pm: Dinner
6:00 pm: Leisure / Visiting
8:00 pm: Diary Card time / Nighttime Routine
9:00 pm: Bedtime

Referrals to Residential:

To refer a client to PrairieCare Residential Services, please email the following information to ResidentialAdmissions@prairie-care.com

  • Diagnostic Assessment from the last six months
  • Last month of therapy notes
  • Last month of psychiatry notes
  • Letter from a mental health professional recommending residential placement
  • Name and contact information of child’s guardian(s)
  • Insurance information

Testimonials

I cannot express my gratitude enough for this program or my team. I was absolutely hopeless and broken. They changed that in me and changed my family unit. They are so good at their jobs. They have changed my life. “Job” or not they seen me before I even saw myself. That can’t be taught. That is THEM, who they are.

Anonymous , Patient

I am very grateful that I was respected. Being called my preferred name and pronouns made my time in Prariecare much more bearable

Anonymous, Patient

It all starts with a phone call…

If you are a clinician, physician, or provider looking to refer a patient, call 952-826-8475.

No–cost mental health screenings via phone are offered to anybody seeking psychiatric services at PrairieCare.

Whether you are a parent, teacher, counselor, physician, family, or friend – and not sure where to turn – you can call us at 952-826-8475 to help determine the best services for each individual’s needs or reach us through email by filling out this form.