At Campagna Academy, our Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) is located on our beautiful 47-acre campus in The Hope Center; a state-of-the-art secure facility which is home for kids age 10 to 20. Our living units serve male and female youth who are struggling with severe, emotional, behavioral and psychological problems.

Agencies can refer males or females to this program or referrals can be made directly by families. Medicaid accepted for PRTF if the following requirements are met:

Individual displays persistent pattern of disruptive behavior that has resulted in:

  • Child has had disrupted placement in home or at school two or more times in the past 6 months or year
  • History of abuse/neglect
  • Child has ran away two or more times
  • History of admission to acute care/inpatient treatment which has not alleviated symptoms
  • Must show a need for extended residential treatment due to continued risk to self/others

For a full list of admission criteria contact our Intake Specialist at 219.322.8614 x398 or

Documentation needed for admission:

Physician History and Physical Exam, Inpatient Treatment Plan, Physician Progress Notes, Nursing Notes for Inpatient Treatment, and Physician Letter recommending child for residential placement.

Treatment Components:

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) & Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (MD)
  • Nursing Care (24/7)
  • Medication Management
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Group Recreation
  • Education: On-Site School (Services Provided by Lake Central School District)
  • IOP Substance Abuse Program

Special Focus Groups:

  • Spirituality Program
  • Anger Management
  • Social Skills Training
  • Special Issues of Adolescent Males/Females
  • Substance Abuse Treatment/Education – NA and AA groups provided on campus
  • DBT Groups: Mindfulness, Emotional Regulation, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance

Administrative Services:

  • Assessment/Screening
  • Progress Reports
  • Outcome Studies
  • Alumni/Aftercare Follow-up

For more information, a tour or to make a referral to Campagna’s PRTF Program please contact our Intake Specialist at 219.322.8614 x398 or