SPOTLIGHT – Blue Ridge Therapeutic Wilderness is Thrilled to Announce Christine Riley, LMFT as Clinical Director

Blue Ridge Therapeutic Wilderness is excited and honored to announce Christine Riley, LMFT as the new Clinical Director at Blue Ridge Therapeutic Wilderness. Blue Ridge has grown and evolved tremendously over the last sixteen months, and they continue to strengthen their commitment to healthy growth and company culture […]

SPOTLIGHT – Shepherds Hill Academy Celebrates 16 Years

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 […]

SPOTLIGHT – Alpine Academy recently completed another Triennial Accreditation

Alpine Academy recently completed another Triennial Accreditation with the Teaching-Family Association and has successfully been re-accredited as a certified sponsor site and program.

Alpine Academy has been accredited by the Teaching-Family Association for nearly 15 years.

Accreditation is overseen by the Teaching-Family Association Committee on Accreditation and Ethics, and […]

SPOTLIGHT – The Glenholme School to Celebrate its 50th Anniversary

Founded as an independent institute in 1968, The Glenholme School devoted the next five decades growing into an innovative leader in special education. In 2018, Glenholme will celebrate its first 50 years and set a course for […]

Invitation to Participate in Research

 

 

Project Title:
Adult Perspectives on Totalistic Teen Treatment: Experiences and Impact

IRB Approval Number:
UF-IRB201701655

This is an invitation to participate in research conducted by graduate student, Mark Chatfield, of the Family, Youth and Community Sciences department, at the University of Florida.

Mr. Chatfield is supervised in his research by his advisor, […]

SPOTLIGHT – Trails Momentum Now Open

Announcing TRAILS MOMENTUM Wilderness Therapy Program for Young Adults Now OPEN!!!

We have enrolled our first students, embarked on our first adventures, and are actively accepting student applications.  At Trails Carolina we are passionate about preparing our students and their families for the intentional transition to life. We […]

SPOTLIGHT – New Vision Wilderness Women of the Wild

 

Working with female students in a therapeutic wilderness setting is something that New Vision Wilderness (NVW) has prided itself in doing since 2007. With programs in both Wisconsin and Bend, OR, NVW runs multiple teenage girls’ groups at all times. Ages range from 13-17 years old, […]

Spotlight – Northwest Academy is Moving to a New Campus

Northwest Academy is moving. And, Mother Nature is to thank for their new home.

This past spring record-setting rainfall occurred in North Idaho, which fell on top of a deep snowpack. This resulted in countless mudslides in the region. One of which was highlighted on national television and […]

Novitas students enjoyed this Project Based Learning lesson on survival

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 – Alpine Academy Awarded Utah Best Of State Youth Treatment Center For 2017


Alpine Academy is honored to have been selected this year’s winner for the Utah Best of State program in the category of “Youth Treatment Centers”.

This marks the 7th time that Alpine Academy has received this honor since 2010.

According to the Best of State website, “the Best […]