Synergy adolescent substance use treatment at Addiction Research and Treatment Services ARTS in Denver, Colorado.

Recovery starts here, speak to a specialist: 303-934-1008. Los servicios están disponibles en inglés y español.

Synergy has been providing compassionate substance misuse treatment to adolescents since 1978. Our dedicated team at Addiction Research and Treatment Services (ARTS) in Denver, Colorado is committed to supporting adolescents dealing with substance use, conduct issues, and co-occurring psychiatric disorders. We provide support for adolescents on their path to healing and positive change. Services are provided in various settings including home-based, in office, or by telehealth. Services are designed for adolescents aged 12 to 21.

At Synergy, we believe in the power of promising and evidence-based practices. Our services are tailored to be developmentally appropriate, ensuring that each adolescent receives the care they need. The journey begins with a comprehensive assessment, guiding the creation of an individualized treatment and continuing care plan.

Services available in English and Spanish. To learn more or schedule an intake appointment, please call 303-934-1008.

Los servicios están disponibles en inglés y español. Para obtener más información o programar una cita de admisión, llame al 303-934-1008.

Synergy ha estado brindando tratamiento compasivo para el abuso de sustancias a adolescentes desde 1978. Nuestro equipo dedicado en Addiction Research and Treatment Services (ARTS) en Denver, Colorado, está comprometido en apoyar a adolescentes que  enfrentan problemas de uso de sustancias, conducta y trastornos psiquiátricos concurrentes. Brindamos apoyo a los adolescentes en su camino hacia la curación y el cambio positivo. Los servicios se ofrecen en diversos entornos, incluyendo en el hogar, en la oficina o a través de telemedicina. Están diseñados para adolescentes de 12 a 21 años.

En Synergy, creemos en el poder de prácticas prometedoras y basadas en evidencia. Nuestros servicios están diseñados para ser apropiados para el desarrollo, asegurando que cada adolescente reciba el cuidado que necesita. El viaje comienza con una evaluación integral, guiando por la creación de un plan de tratamiento individualizado y de atención continua. Los servicios están disponibles en inglés y español. Para obtener más información o programar una cita de admisión, llame al 303-934-1008


Evaluation Services: We provide comprehensive assessments focusing on alcohol and drug problems, behavioral issues, and mental health. Referral sources, including caseworkers and parents, receive detailed reports and personalized feedback, along with treatment recommendations.

Multisystemic Therapy Substance Use Adaptation (MST-SA): MST-SA is a family focused, home-based, evidence-based model aimed at fostering positive behavioral change in adolescents. By coordinating efforts with family, school, community, and peers, our goal is to help adolescents lead healthy, drug-free lives and succeed in various aspects of their lives.

Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (ACRA): ACRA, an office-based outpatient treatment, focuses on behavioral interventions to help adolescents find alternative coping strategies and community support to avoid drug use.

Assertive Continuing Care (ACC): For those who have completed intensive programs, ACC offers community and home-based support, linking youth to community services and providing ongoing assistance to achieve goals.

Alternatives for Families – A Cognitive Behavioral Approach (AF-CBT): This evidence-based treatment aims to improve relationships between children and caregivers in families experiencing conflict, physical force, or child physical abuse. Goals are focused on enhancing child/family safety; to help families better adapt to and cope with difficult life circumstances; and to improve parent-child relationships.

Traditional Outpatient Services: Services include individual, group, or family therapy, psychiatric assessment, medication management, and urine monitoring. Services can be provided in an office setting or through telehealth.

ENCOMPASS: ENCOMPASS is an integrated intervention for adolescents and young adults with co-occurring substance abuse and mental health issues, combining diagnostic evaluation, individual cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational incentives, and engagement in pro-social activities.

Risk Reduction through Family Therapy (RRFT): RRFT addresses co-occurring symptoms related to trauma and substance misuse through an integrative, office-based approach tailored to each adolescent and family.

Synergy substance treatment for adolescents at ARTS Addiction Research and Treatment Services in Denver, CO. Family Resource Pavilion (FRP): Our services extend to the Family Resource Pavilion in Centennial, CO, offering individual, family, and group therapy, as well as evaluation services.

Licensing: Synergy is licensed by the Colorado Behavioral Health Administration, and our team includes professionals with diverse expertise, ensuring that our interventions are grounded in current scientific evidence.

Referrals: We welcome referrals from various sources, including human services, probation, judicial districts, Denver Collaborative, SB94, Division of Youth Services, Medicaid, and self-referrals.

If you’re interested in learning more about Synergy programs or scheduling an intake appointment, please feel free to call us at 303-934-1008. We’re here to support you on the path to healing and positive change.

Los servicios están disponibles en inglés y español. Para obtener más información o programar una cita de admisión, llame al 303-934-1008.