Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) is designed to address the needs of adolescents ages 12 to 17 who are using marijuana. It has been selected by the U.S. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention as an exemplary delinquency prevention program. CYT services are provided for youth referred from the Tarrant County Juvenile Drug Court.
Youth attend 12 counseling sessions that include:
Family Support Network (FSN) is required of parents/caregivers of youth attending CYT groups. Family support has been cited as a critically important determinant of a youth’s success in remaining drug free. This family program is designed to engage families in their child’s recovery process by: