SPOTLIGHT – Benchmark and Dr. Phil’s Path to Recovery

Benchmark has partnered with Dr. Phil’s Path to Recovery and integrated this groundbreaking virtual reality (VR) therapy program, which is designed to help reduce recidivism and improve overall outcomes for residential substance abuse and chemical dependency treatment. Developed by Dr. Phil McGraw and Jay McGraw, and recently […]

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 – Ruggles Joins PRN for Families’ Team

It is with great pleasure that PRN for Families announces the appointment of Patricia “Trish” Ruggles, LCPC, CADC, to the position of Family Consultant. Trish comes to PRN with many years of clinical experience working with adolescents, young adults and their families. Her passion for working with […]

SPOTLIGHT – Sedona Sky Academy Earns JCAHO Accreditation

Contact:
Paul Ravenscraft
Admissions Director
480-316-9428
pravenscraft@sedonasky.org
www.sedonasky.org

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Sedona Sky Academy Academy has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health […]

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 -Havenwood Academy, in Cedar City, UT is excited to be opening a sister program called Zion Hills Academy

Havenwood Academy, in Cedar City, UT is excited to be opening a sister program called Zion Hills Academy. They have operated for three years under current capacity, and are preparing a new treatment home as the demand for treatment of teenage girls is continuing to grow.

Havenwood specializes in treating teen […]

SPOTLIGHT -BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy-the nation’s first kosher, Shabbat-observant wilderness therapy program

This winter, BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy-the nation’s first kosher, Shabbat-observant wilderness therapy program–will open on the grounds of Ramah in the Rockies, a 360-acre camp situated in the stunning vistas of the Colorado mountains.

BaMidbar serves Jewish emerging adults, ages 18 to 26, who are struggling with substance abuse, […]

SPOTLIGHT – Summit Prep Co-founder To Keynote At Rocky Mountain NATSAP


The Rocky Mountain Regional National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP) conference will he held in Whitefish, MT at the beautiful Grouse Mountain Lodge, on June 22 and 23, 2017.

This conference is an annual event bringing varying types of treatment programs, wilderness therapy programs, referring professionals/educational […]

SPOTLIGHT – SUWS Of The Carolinas Adds Melissa Villodas, LPC And Erica Thiessen House, LPC To Clinical Team

This month, two skilled clinicans join the clinical team to assist SUWS of the Carolinas to further the mission of providing safe, and clinically driven, wilderness therapy programming to the clients and their families.

Melissa Villodas, LPC joins the […]

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.

Homeward […]