SPOTLIGHT – Horizon Family Solutions Welcomes Julie Forland, M.Ed. as Educational Consultant for International and US Based Families and Students

Horizon Family Solutions is pleased to announce its recent hire of Julie Forland, M.Ed., who has joined the HFS team as an International and US Educational Consultant based out of the firm’s Boulder, Colorado office.

[Boulder, Colorado]— March 25, 2017 — Within the Educational […]

SPOTLIGHT – Evoke Therapy Programs Is Awarded Top 100 Places To Work For The Second Year By Outdoor Magazine

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Evoke Therapy Programs has been named one of Outside Magazine’s Best Places to Work in 2016 for the second year in a row!

Each year, Outside Magazine recognizes the top 100 companies in the United States that help their employees strike the ideal balance between work and […]

SPOTLIGHT – Introducing College Excel’s Therapy Dogs in Training

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College Excel, a comprehensive, residential college support program located in Bend, Oregon, is currently in the beginning stages of having three dogs certified as “emotional support animals,” also known as therapy dogs, through the National Service Animal Registry.

These dogs include Rosie, a labrador pitbull mix, Theo, a […]

SPOTLIGHT – Uinta Academy Introduces Newest Family Member

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Uinta Academy added the newest member to the Uinta family, a sweet filly. She is doing well and learning the ropes of being a brand new baby.

The Uinta Academy girls have had a great time seeing this filly come into the world. They have spent time feeding […]

SPOTLIGHT – Vive Joins A4CIP – Association for Community Integration Programs

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Vive Family Support Program is excited to join the Association for Community Integration Programs (A4CIP). Vive’s community-based approach to supporting families is a natural fit with the other quality programs that are part of this organization.

What does this mean for Vive?

As a part of this association, […]

SPOTLIGHT – BlueFire Wilderness Inspires Academic And Intellectual Growth In Teens Through ‘Ignition Hour’

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BlueFire Wilderness Therapy, a leading wilderness therapy program for teens ages 11-17, engages students in exciting academic programming through a weekly topical discussion called the Ignition Hour.

The Ignition Hour is intended to ignite within teens the self-belief that they can successfully participate in an academic […]

SPOTLIGHT – ViewPoint Center Expands DBT Offering

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This month, Jessica Walker LCSW, primary therapist at the ViewPoint Center and Britten Lamb LCSW, Clinical Director of the ViewPoint Center, completed their Dialectical Behavioral training (DBT).

They will be certified to carry out DBT skills training for qualified patients. Dialectical Behavioral Training (DBT) is a effective […]

SPOTLIGHT -Skyland Trail Announces New Residential Treatment for Young Adults in Atlanta

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On October 13, Skyland Trail in Atlanta, GA, celebrated the grand opening of the Rollins Campus for young adults ages 18 to 25.

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter joined nearly 300 guests for a ribbon-cutting program followed by tours of the 3.5 acre campus.

The new campus offers […]

SPOTLIGHT – Oxbow Academy Uses Research Beyond the YOQ

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Oxbow Academy is a program that is constantly working towards improvement and how we can better meet the needs of our families.

Recognizing a need to have an in-house accessible tool to properly measure the progress of our students, (aside from the Youth Outcome Questionnaire [YOQ], which […]

SPOTLIGHT – Techie For Life Opens Doors

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Techie For Life (TFL) opens its doors. It is a co-ed vocational school for young adult students with Autism Spectrum (ASD), Learning Differences (LD) or other Neuro Atypical issues. The vocational school also has a track for students who want to attend a university for a […]