Intensive Outpatient Services Program

Here at the Heartwood Program, we take special care in designing a personal intensive outpatient program for each of our clients. During the intake process, we take the time to truly get to know you and your needs. From there, providers are able to best serve you through a variety of group therapy and individual sessions.

Individual and group sessions can cover:
-Executive Functioning Skills
-Grief and Recovery



T.H.R.I.V.E! (Trust-Hope-Resilience-Ingenuity-Vitality-Empathy)

In these trying times, structure, support, and social connections are essential. The THRIVE Program is a telehealth-based therapeutic option for families looking for academic, social and emotional interventions during the current crisis. Our team has developed a program that integrates the latest guidance to provide clients and their families with support, strategies and tools to address the unique challenges of our current circumstances.

Gender Wellness Clinic

The Gender Wellness Clinic offers a comprehensive interdisciplinary evaluation of the client and family to provide quality support as you navigate your personal journey towards the best sense of self and for overall well-being.



Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) is composed of specific interventions aimed at supporting those who struggle with extreme emotional dysregulation to lead a safe, emotionally healthy and meaningful life. The Heartwood Program recognizes the overwhelming evidence for the value of DBT in supporting a myriad of emotional and behavioral issues and subsequently developed our program.



Heartwood Hangout

Heartwood Program provides, on an open enrollment basis, Art Therapy and Process groups for high school aged students who would benefit from group therapy. This level of care, delivered weekday afternoons after school, provides a supportive and open environment for teens that fosters interpersonal growth.




High School Sexual Assault Support Group

A group for teens in grades 9-12 who have experienced sexual assault.  This group is meant to provide a safe space for teens to identify and explore their feelings about what was done to them.




Educational Services

The Heartwood Program offers a variety of educational services to best fit the individual needs of each client. Our in-house specialists offer a wide range services that include college counseling, study groups, and tutoring opportunities.




Vocational Training Services

The Heartwood Program offers services geared towards helping individuals thrive as they enter the workforce. Our vocational specialist works with teenagers and young adults to provide them with the tools needed to be successful at their job.




Adult Process Group

The Heartwood Program is offering an open process group for young adults ages 20-30 who would benefit from weekly group therapy focused on examining unsatisfactory life patterns, forming healthier relationships, improving communication, becoming independent adults, and enhancing their social skills.




Parenting Through Trauma: Support Group

The purpose of this group is to provide a safe and supportive space for adults who experienced childhood trauma and have since taken on the unique challenges of parenthood.  The group will focus on lending support around the difficulties of parenting and navigating family relationships as you work to create connections and insights into how childhood experiences continue to impact your day to day life.

PANS/PANDAS Consultation

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The Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS) and Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) Program at the Heartwood Program is dedicated to providing consultation services to children, adolescents, families, and clinicians to provide clarity and direction on the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of PANDAS/PANS.

 Our multidisciplinary team of professionals, led by Dr. Susan Swedo, the founder of and worldwide expert on the topic of PANDAS and PANS, brings together a broad range of skills, knowledge, and sensitivity to provide evaluations, diagnostic clarity, and treatment recommendations for children and adolescents up to age 18. At the end of the visit, our team discusses the results of the evaluation with the patient and their family. The team then communicates the recommendations to the primary treating providers and remains available for ongoing consultation and guidance.

Have questions or to fill out an intake: Fill out our Service Request Form or call us at (301)-969-2279.