S.A.F.E. Choice® Admission

S.A.F.E. Choice® is a group psychotherapy program that is offered in six-week segments. Appropriate candidates are adolescents and adults who self-injure and want to change the behavior.  Participants may have attended one of the S.A.F.E. ALTERNATIVES® Programs, but it is not a requirement.  Group size will be limited to 8 members.  Depending on number of attendees, as appropriate separate groups may be offered for adults and adolescents.  Each group is facilitated by a licensed clinical therapist.

Participant Responsibilities

All participants are expected to be in outpatient individual and/or family therapy.  All participants will sign the S.A.F.E. Promise and a group contract.


The groups meet at: The S.A.F.E. Clinic located in St. Louis, Mo

To make an appointment for an assessment please call 630.819.9505

Adolescents and adults:  *Wednesday evenings, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
* Please call to confirm time and day of group meetings as they are subject to change.


Assessments are completed face to face in the S.A.F.E. Clinic by the licensed group facilitator.  It takes about an hour.  Participants pay for the assessment and six-week sessions in advance. Appropriate documentation of payment will be provided for the client to submit to their insurance company for reimbursement if applicable.