Terri Rimmer shares stories from her time in a group home for teens. Learn what it's like for kids in a group home as she describes her experiences. They told me it was a nice place, that there were Shetland ponies and lots of room. That it'd be like a private school dorm where there would be people my age, lots of activities, and that I'd like it there.
Life in a Troubled Teens Group Home
Teen Rescue | Troubled Teen Boarding School in California
Parenting troubled teens can seem impossible. The best option for the entire family may be enrolling the difficult child in a professional, residential program. Teens in these programs receive individualized attention that may not be possible while at home. Deciding to send your teen to a residential program is a tough decision. Fortunately, there are a wide variety of programs. With the help of a counselor, and by asking the right questions, you can find a program that is a good fit for your teen.
Women Say A School For Troubled Teens Punished Girls For Being Gay
One day last November, a group of teenage girls dressed in long khaki skirts and modest blouses stepped onto the stage at an Independent Fundamental Baptist church in Maryland where Jeannie Marie a military spouse who asked that her last name not be used attended services with her family. Headmaster Bill McNamara spoke, too, depicting the home as a place where girls could get on track academically, restore broken relationships, and learn to walk with God. Since then, she had begun acting up at home, as well as sneaking out and drinking.
Elk Mountain Academy is a Joint Commission accredited therapeutic boarding school designed to help young women solve difficult emotional issues such as: attachment disorders, attention deficit, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, self-destructive or antisocial behavior, and issues involved with their adoption. We can help your daughter get past her emotional struggles and trauma, as we have done for so many others. Please inquire online or call us. Elk Mountain is far less expensive, and your insurance may cover part of our fees. We work with a number of insurance providers.