Therapeutic programs that we recommend:
Heartlight is a year-round therapeutic boarding school that helps troubled teen boys and girls begin living a more fulfilling and less self-destructive lifestyle. Heartlight provides a safe and loving environment for teens with counseling and mentoring, along with therapeutic activities and school studies.
Gateway Freedom Ranch
Gateway Freedom Ranch is an accredited Christian boarding school focusing on emotional and behavioral health for younger girls age 9-13 who are struggling with anger, depression, defiance, or relationships. Girls learn personal discipline and an “others-centered” approach to life that help them develop healthier relationships, strong Christian values and essential life-skills.
Columbus Girls Academy
Columbus Girls Academy is a lower cost but high quality school for teenage girls struggling with life-controlling problems. CGA offers a disciplined and structured therapeutic environment that emphasizes character development, spiritual growth and personal responsibility. Endorsed by Billy Graham.
Whetstone Boys Ranch
West Plains, MO
Whetstone Boys Ranch is a Christian therapeutic boarding school for boys age 13-17 located in West Plains, MO. Whetstone’s program addresses behavioral issues such as anger, defiance, rebellion, lethargy and depression in teenage boys who are struggling.
Springboard Home for Youth in Crisis
Springboard Home is a short-term residential program for girls, providing the best care to teenage girls facing a crisis or struggling with self-destructive choices. As an extremely effective alternative to a year-long Christian boarding school, Springboard Home helps girls return quickly to a healthy state of mind so they can return home to their families and their regular academic pursuits.
Boise Girls Academy
Boise Girls Academy is uniquely equipped to help struggling teen girls who are spiraling out of control. We are a 15-month residential Christian boarding school with a therapeutic approach. Because we have a small student base, we have a more hands-on, therapeutic approach.