The Paragon Team

Paragon Clinical Director
Individual, Family and Group Therapist

Operations Director


Community Relations Coordinator



Treatment Team Roles

Clinical Director
Oversees clinical team and provides psychiatric care to Paragon residents. As a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist, Dr. Joseph has received specialized training in all aspects of care of mentally ill and/or addicted children and adolescents.

Operations director
Oversees day to day operations of facility.

Family and Individual Therapists
Fully licensed, Masters level therapists experienced in helping families cope better with the challenges of childhood psychiatric disorders.

Social Workers
The Social Workers will help guide treatment planning, facilitate psychoeducation groups and act as the case manager for each resident.

Group Therapists
Master’s level therapists experienced in providing various types of group therapy to teach, practice and discuss skills including independent living skills, recreation, social skills, vocational skills, relationships skills and self-esteem.

Residential Counselors
Staff members trained to support residents throughout the day. Residential counselors are present 24 hours/7 days a week to provide support, counseling and supervision.

Licensed nurses with specialized training in caring for psychiatrically ill youth.

Admissions coordinator
Responds to all incoming inquiries, provides program information and supports new residents and their families in navigating the admissions process from first phone call to admissions day.

Administrative assistant
Supports program staff members through scheduling, training and compliance with state regulations.