Together We Can Take on Trauma

Together We Can Take on Trauma

Recurring gifts as low as $5/month allow us to provide the valuable care and essential needs that each of the teenagers in our care deserve.

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Austen's Story

Austen's Story

Now a student at MSU Denver, Austen reflects back on her journey and where she is today.

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Lincoln St. Apartment Renovation

Lincoln St. Apartment Renovation

Your generosity and support will allow us to make our Lincoln St. Apartment Building a more safe and comfortable living environment.

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August 3, 2017

August 3, 2017

DTC | Greenwood Village Chamber of Commerce 2017 Golf Open - A Fundraiser for Third Way Center

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"Getting Even" by Hildegard Messenbaugh, MD
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"Getting Even" by Hildegard Messenbaugh, MD

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Dr. Hildegard Messenbaugh's life is one of extraordinary professional achievement. A Concentration Camp survivor, Messenbaugh was driven by her desire to achieve personal justice for the trauma she and her family endured during World War II.

After the war, she moved to the United States from Austria and founded Third Way Center, a nonprofit organization in Denver, Colorado. There she developed a unique trauma-treatment method called Six Boxes, which she and her staff have used for more than four decades to treat thousands of the most traumatized and challenging adolescents in the Rocky Mountain West.

The highly successful work has empowered young people to build better lives, to become productive members of their communities, and to break intergenerational cycles of abuse.

In Getting Even, Messenbaugh shares, for the first time in print, her unique treatment methods so that traumatized adolescents and adults everywhere may benefit from her life and work, and find their own paths to Getting Even.

2015 Treatment Accomplishments

Teens Served
250

Teens Served

Teen Mothers With Their Babies
4

Teen Mothers with Their Babies

Teens Graduated
21

Teens Graduated wih a Diploma or GED

Individual Therapy Sessions
9,540

Individual Therapy Sessions

Family Therapy Sessions
2,298

Family Therapy Sessions

Group Therapy Sessions
2,382

Group Therapy Sessions

Accreditations & Affiliations