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North Carolina NGYCP
Center Finder • Adult & Teen Challenge USA
James Speight is an example of a life transformed to impact his family and community. In , James found himself at the end of his rope, after living a life of crack cocaine addiction. After trying other drug rehabilitation programs, such as Teen Challenge, the grips of crack cocaine continued to lead James in the cycle of addiction. He entered another faith-based drug rehabilitation program, The Malachi House, Inc. The program provided structure, discipline, character building and recovery principles to assist in restoring the lives of men. In , James became an intern staff member after completing the program.
Teen Challenge offers gender-specific treatment at the Elizabeth City Center; this center is designed to help women with addiction and drug dependency issues. It uses faith-based counselling that is based on the step approach. They employ this counselling strategy during residential treatment, which allows the clients to recover by following a structured lifestyle. The counselling and the environment is designed to improve the lifestyle of the clients through holistic methods that allow them to consider healthier lifestyles habitually.
Please post your experiences on the only blog that makes an attempt to prove that the Teen Challenge Program needs to be investigated! Read the first post entitled, 'Investigating the Teen Challenge Program'. The links on the right side bar offer other's reasons as well. Claims of high success rates and high drop-out rates and accountability are what sparked this investigation. This post is for those of you who don't believe that Teen Challenge is a Mission of the Assemblies of God!