Asheville Academy is an accredited therapeutic boarding school for Alaska youth focused on helping adolescents find lasting change. Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains just outside of Asheville, North Carolina, Asheville Academy provides a therapeutic environment primarily for girls ages 10 to 14.
As one of the top therapeutic boarding schools for Alaska girls, Asheville Academy has designed a unique therapeutic approach for struggling girls dealing with issues such as depression, anxiety, oppositional defiance disorder, or school refusal. Through their accredited academics, use of animal and equine therapy, and an experienced and caring staff, Asheville Academy helps young girls from Alaska and their families find success.
Many families from Alaska come to Asheville Academy saying their family dynamic feels broken, leaving them and their daughters with feelings of failure, low self-respect, or family distort. Through our family approach which includes family seminars and family therapy, Alaska families reconnect, repair, and rebuild a happier, healthier dynamic.
Although Asheville Academy is not located in Alaska, we help families from across the United States. Distancing girls from their current environment can be an important part of the healing process. At Asheville Academy, students are removed from distractions and able to focus on achieving lasting change.
For more information about how our therapeutic boarding school helps Alaska families, please call 800-264-8709.
Asheville Academy for Girls, a Therapeutic Boarding School helps Alaska girls struggling with issues similar to those below:
– Anger Issues
– Social Struggles
– Low Self Esteem
– School refusal
– Nonverbal Learning Disorder
– Attachment Issues
– Poor School Performance
– Disrespectful Behaviors
Asheville Academy teaches Alaska girls to be resilient and confident young women. At Asheville Academy, we have built a therapeutic boarding school that focuses on individuals strengths and solutions. With our expert staff and clinical model, we help girls emerge from problem-centered and self-defeating patterns and start a journey towards the enriched life they are capable of and deserve.
Some of the therapeutic approaches that help us address the individual challenges girls may face include:
Equine and Animal Therapy: Participating in Asheville Academys Equine and Animal Therapy program helps students improve communication skills, build responsibility, personal growth, self-reflection, and healthy relationship patterns. Our therapeutic boarding school provides Alaska girls with the opportunity to interact with horses, bunnies, chickens, pigs, and goats.
Integrated Family Systems: Asheville Academy helps Alaska families reconnect. Families work directly with their childs therapist, participate in family seminars and therapy, and have the option to make campus visits. We encourage families to have regular communication with their daughter as she transitions through our program to help repair family dynamics.
Clinical Disciplines: At our therapeutic boarding school, every girls journey is unique. To ensure each girl gets the specific help she needs, we provide a range of clinical expertise. Our team of licensed professional counselors have training, certifications, or licensure in multiple therapeutic techniques including, Art Therapy, Family Therapy, Therapeutic Wilderness Interventions, and Clinical Addictions Licensure.
Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) The Anxiety and Depression Association of America provides information and services, for both professionals and families in need of more information on anxiety and depression. ADAA has resources and information on depression and a variety of anxiety disorders, including GAD, PTSD, OCD, panic disorder, specific phobias, bipolar disorder, and other related conditions. They also make it a priority to provide information that educates individuals on stigmas and misconceptions about mental health.
American Psychological Association (APA) The APA is a leading scientific and professional organization that works to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to help individuals who are struggling with mental illnesses. They have multiple publications including books, journals, videos, and reports that educate individuals or families on different psychology and health related areas. APA provides general resources that can benefit different people around the country.
Some examples of cities from Alaska which may have families who could use Asheville Academy for Girls: Anchorage
Asheville Academy for Girls helps Alaska families from cities and towns like Juneau Kodiak Anchorage Lakes Knik-Fairview Palmer Tanaina Wasilla Ketchickan Meadow Lakes