Troubled teen help and resources for parents including boarding schools and therapeutic programs like christian boarding schools for troubled teens and boys ranches.


Teen Challenge Columbus Girls Academy

Columbus Girls Academy offers a structured Christian boarding school environment for struggling teenage girls. The therapeutic Christian school focuses on character growth, spiritual life, and personal responsibility to help girls overcome life-controlling issues. Columbus Girls Academy offers help to troubled girls through four main components: spiritual, academic, physical and social. >> MORE

Food & Fitness

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After the Arrest: Helping Your High Schooler Recover from DUI

After the Arrest Helping Your High Schooler Recover from DUI

Driving under the influence is a major criminal offense for anyone who has to endure the consequences of this action. Unfortunately, young drivers are not always aware of the severity that this illegal activity receives from law enforcement officials. Even the circumstances surrounding an impaired driving conviction, involving minimal or no serious damage to others, More »

New Summit Academy

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What Is New Summit Academy? New Summit Academy is a personal growth, independent, and year-round boarding school for teenage boys. It is situated in a mountain town in Costa Rica and offers the best environment for adventurous experiential education, interesting college preparatory academics, and personal insight building. New Summit caters to teenage boys from grades More »

Rehab From Addiction Through Sports


Drug or alcohol addiction can be a serious problem that can ruin a person’s life. Fortunately, though, there are ways an addict can kick the habit once and for all, especially through participation in sports. If you or someone you love needs help for a drug or alcohol addiction, this help can be found by More »

Divorced But Still Parents

Divorced but Still Parents

A divorce is the legal way of ending a marriage. Sounds simple, right? Well, it is not that simple when there is a child in the middle, a child who has to face the brutal reality of his parents breaking up. His parents that he or she equally loves, the parents that were always saw More »

Criminal Kids: What To Do If Your Child Has Been Arrested


It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: getting a phone call from the local police department to let you know your child has been arrested on criminal grounds. There’s the anger, the shame and the feeling that this is somehow your fault. While it’s easy to try to place blame and feel a roller-coaster of emotions, it’s More »

How to Keep Your Teen Safe from Sexual Predators

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Sexual abuse is an uncomfortable topic — something that most people would rather not talk, or even think about. It is also, unfortunately, extremely common. According to some sources, one in three girls and one in five boys will have suffered some form of sexual abuse by the time they reach adulthood. And although no More »

Passages To Recovery

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What Is Passages To Recovery? Passages to Recovery is for problematic young men, ages 10 to 30, who want to be transformed into hopeful men through wilderness therapy, evidence-based therapies, dual diagnosis treatments, psychological testing, and the 12 steps. With a 1:3 staff to student ratio, wilderness and individualized clinical therapies are best suited to More »

GateHouse Academy

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What is Gatehouse Academy? Gatehouse Academy is a drug rehab and addiction treatment center for young adults from 17 to 28 years of age. These youths live in the Gatehouse facilities and given formalized education while being treated for their dual diagnosis disorders and chemical dependency. They are taught work ethic, social skills, life skills, More »

Sorensons Ranch School

Sorensons Ranch School

What Is Sorenson’s Ranch School? Sorenson’s Ranch School has been in existence for more than 30 years now. It is a school for troubled teens. It combines behavioral modification, academics, experiential learning, and therapy in order to help teens who have problems with alcohol and drug abuse, teen cutting, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Reactive Attachment Disorder, More »