Not many choices will have as big an influence on one's life as the selection of a Specialty Boarding School or Private Therapeutic Group Home for a student.
The process of searching and deciding can be tremendously overwhelming for the student and the family.
These programs and schools have formed a niche in the range of residential programs. They are particularly effective and successful with adolescents diagnosed with a specific learning difference such as ADD /ADHD, dyscalculia, dyslexia or, as well as addressing gifted children and those that need on campus AA/NA assistance.
The student still is expected to go freely and willingly, however, the probability for "buy-in" and requirements for admission are lower.
The student is expected to enroll for a full year.