Best Therapeutic Boarding Schools

The best therapeutic boarding schools share a few things in common. All of them strive to provide a comfortable, home-like setting that includes a therapeutic approach. Ideally they should have a strong academic program that pairs well with their counseling and emotional growth aspects. Some schools specialize in a specific issue such as substance abuse, depression, or behavioral problems, while other school with larger teams may have multiple specialists to address an array of challenges.


If you’re considering a therapeutic boarding school for your child and want the very best, you’ll want to look for a program that can back up its methodology with proven results. Some schools have the best intentions, but you’ll want one with a track record of improved lives and healed families. If you also want A+ academic instruction, remember to keep that in mind too while you search.


Asheville Academy is North Carolina’s premier therapeutic boarding school, offering a results-driven program at their beautiful private setting in the mountains of western North Carolina. We use a relational approach, building rapport with each of our students and then challenging them to see themselves and their lives more clearly. That self-insight serves as the basis for learning lifelong emotional wellness through resilience, perspective, and respect for the self and others.


Our experienced staff combine decades of work helping girls and AFAB ages 10-14. Our  mission is to heal every family that comes to us and create positive growth in the life of every student. Whether your daughter struggles with with emotional and behavioral issues, trouble at school, or low self-esteem, our program can help her find herself again. We also go above and beyond to work with your whole family, extending the healing process and giving you the keys for continued success.


What really makes a therapeutic boarding school the best is that they should be the best fit for your family. Our admissions counselors are ready today to learn more about your needs. Find out if we can help by calling us at (800) 264-8709 or filling out the form to the right.

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