Program Components

Community Group
– Every morning and every evening
– Check-in & discussion of group business

– Four days per week 1hr 30min
– Individual academic plan and or career planning

Re-Authoring Group
– Group therapy
– Four days per week

Gender Group
– One day per week
– Gender focussed discussions.  Inclusive of all genders/expressions & identities.

Discovery Group
– Five days a week
– Life-skills, relapse & aftercare planning, therapeutic focus

Creative Expression
– One afternoon each week
– Photography, pottery, jewelry making, painting, arts and crafts

Physical Fitness
– At least three afternoons per week
– Activities include swimming, light hikes, going to the gym
– Yoga twice a month

Community Support Groups
– Two evenings per week
– Youth attend either AA or NA meeting

Community Outings/Education
– Weekend afternoons and evenings
– Community outings such as the Art Gallery, wildlife refuge, theatre performance, Science World, Museum of Anthropology or other events in the community

Community Resource Evening
– Every Wednesday
– Guest speakers from community resources come to Peak House to present on topics such as: health, GLBTTIQ, media awareness, culture, spirituality and nutrition.
– Once a month a former resident comes to talk about their experience being in the program and their transition back into their community.

Acupuncture / De-stress Group
– Once a week
– Registered acupuncturist provides opportunity for relaxation, de-stress and help with cravings

Individual / Family Therapy
– Once a week individual session
– Family meetings are also available and encouraged

Healthy Tuesdays
– Once a week
– lifeskills and information regarding health, sexuality, gender, and related topics