Muir Wood Adolescent & Family Services — Girls Pgm

Treatment Center

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Muir Wood Adolescent & Family Services — Girls Pgm

Treatment Center

Verified by Psychology Today


Residential Behavioral Healthcare for Girls 12-17

Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services provides integrated, residential behavioral healthcare to treat mental health and substance use disorders. The Muir Wood Girls’ Program is a gender-specific (girls only), trauma-informed program designed to help girls 12 to 17 feel safe, supported, and comfortable while receiving holistic treatment. Muir Wood treats a wide range of mental health and substance use conditions including, addictive disorders, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), depression, suicidal ideation, trauma, and mood disorders such as bipolar depression and schizophrenia. Located in beautiful and serene Sonoma County, our treatment campuses are highly supervised and positive home-like environments where teen girls can feel comfortable sharing sensitive issues, benefit from a strong therapeutic alliance and be inspired by supportive peers. In addition to intensive individual and group therapy, recreational and experiential therapies, and psychoeducation, Muir Wood also integrates extensive family programming.

Comprehensive Treatment and Programming

The Muir Woods Girl’s Program takes a holistic approach to behavioral healthcare. Clients receive thorough medical and psychological assessments and testing to inform highly personalized treatment plans which integrate psychiatry, psychotherapy, academic programming, psychoeducation, experiential and recreational therapies, and other specialized treatment modalities as needed. The Muir Wood Girl’s program affords the expertise and safe space for clients to address the deep-seated issues, including identity, trauma, or other existing mental health issues, that can challenge recovery and improved mental health. Gender-informed care ensures that the interactions between clients, treatment providers, and peers are supportive and that group therapy topics are relevant and informative. Through measurement-based care and close personal attention, Muir Wood helps clients and families effectively plan for ongoing treatment needs after completing treatment at Muir Wood.

An Exceptional Care Team & Treatment You Can Trust

Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services employs some of the most experienced and specialized psychiatrists, therapists, nurses, educators, and researchers who collaborate with clients and families and emphasizes kindness, compassion, and patience when helping teens and families experiencing difficult behavioral health problems. Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services is trusted by parents and healthcare professionals nationwide. Muir Wood is accredited by The Joint Commission and adheres or exceeds the rigorous quality care standards needed to be an in-network provider with Kaiser Permanente, Anthem Blue Cross, MHN, Cigna, and Aetna health insurers. Muir Wood is a member of the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP), the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), and the National Association of Addiction Providers (NAATP). More than 85 percent of parents who used our services would recommend Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services to friends or family members.


Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • MHN | Health Net
  • Premera
  • Regence
  • Out of Network
In-network with Kaiser Permanente, Anthem Blue Cross, Aetna MHN and Cigna
Email us or call (707) 207-8834 with questions.


  • License: California / 496890062
Dually licensed by the State of CA Dept. of Social Services, CA Dept. of Healthcare Services, and accredited by Joint Commission.
  • Child
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Substance Use
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Internet Addiction
  • Medical Detox
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • School Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

  • Teen
  • Preteen

Programs and Services

Treatment Programs
  • 12 Step Program
  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Detox Program
  • Drug Rehab
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Medication-Assisted Detox
  • Opiate Drug Detox
  • Outdoor Therapy
  • Psychiatric Residential
  • Residential Inpatient
  • Small Residential Programs
  • Substance Use
  • Teens & Adolescent Residential
  • Young Adult Residential
Out / Inpatient
  • Long Term (>30 Days) Residential
  • Short Term (<30 Days) Residential

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-Based (MCBT)
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma Focused
  • Individuals
  • Group


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Last Modified: 9 Dec 2021
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