Novitas Academy believes that sports and healthy, energetic, extra-curricular activities play a very important part in one’s mental health. When people are actively engaged in physical exercise their body releases endorphins that can make them feel happy and more content. Competitive sports and regular exercise can help […]
Student-led projects are a positive component of the curriculum at Summit Prep, located in Montana.
Here is an example of how successful this can be. Current student Joe had a great idea: he wanted to build a small pond in the courtyard.
With five years of landscaping experience under […]
Shepherds Hill Academy (SHA), a Residential Therapeutic Boarding School in Martin, GA, celebrates 16 years this August of offering hope and healing to teens and families in crisis.
Beginning in 2001, Shepherds Hill combines a rigorous fully accredited Academy with Therapeutic care. A 5:1 Student […]
What is the single most important factor of survival or attribute of a survivor?
Novitas students enjoyed this Project Based Learning lesson on survival. They first studied Aron Ralston.
Aron Ralston is the young man that had to cut off his forearm to free himself from a […]
SPOTLIGHT – MOUNTAIN VALLEY TREATMENT CENTER Partners With Homeward Bound For Enhanced Parent Education And Aftercare
To help ensure that Mountain Valley’s family therapy and family education curriculum is comprehensive and integrated with the clinical curriculum, Mountain Valley Treatment Center (MVTC) is now collaborating with the highly respected transition support and aftercare provider, Homeward Bound, employing their Not by Chance™ program.
Novitas Academy is excited to announce that their first international trip to Costa Rica was a huge success. Eight boys, who are currently enrolled at Novitas, participated in this 10 day trip.
Novitas partnered with Pure Life by Aspiro, a wilderness adventure therapy program that specializes in […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Wediko School is a residential treatment center that offers clinical and educational services for middle- and high-school-aged boys in a safe, therapeutic, and educational environment.
Wediko clinicians work closely with the student’s family and referring professional with the goal of returning the child to his home […]
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Facility on ranch in Birdseye, Utah, helps teens with sexual behavior problems
BIRDSEYE, UTAH, Sept. 19, 2016 – One of the region’s leaders in the treatment of adolescent sexual behavior problems is welcoming a new addition to its leadership team.
Kaizen Academy, a residential treatment program […]