Are you looking for a therapeutic boarding school in Iowa, North Dakota, Minnesota, or Wyoming for your troubled child or teen? Here is a resource for you. This guide will help find schools located nearby as well as a brief description of the services provided. Make the best possible decision for where your child or teen can live and receive treatment in a safe environment.
If these schools are not located near you, be sure to check out our listings of therapeutic boarding schools by state. Be sure to check out our guide on therapeutic boarding schools and how to choose the best one for your youth.
Click here for a list of Christian boarding schools in Minnesota, Iowa, Wyoming and the Dakotas.
Listings are for information purposes and do not imply a recommendation.
Iowa Therapeutic Boarding Schools
There are currently no therapeutic boarding schools in Iowa. Reference one of the other listed states for boarding schools near you.
Clarinda Academy in Clarinda
Clarinda Academy closed in 2021.
North Dakota Therapeutic Boarding Schools
Below is a guide to the therapeutic boarding schools located in North Dakota.
Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch in Minot
Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch is a faith-based residential treatment and educational center which serves kids 10-18. Trauma informed practices are a part of all their residential and educational programs.
The children at Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch are provided with a safe place to live, learn and heal, so that they can transition back into society and live their best life.
These children receive their education from Dakota Memorial School where they have a highly trained staff and walk along side the most troubled kids to meet their academic goals.
Call 800-593-3098 or visit their website for more information.
Therapeutic Boarding Schools of Minnesota
Here is a guide to therapeutic boarding schools in Minnesota
Hope Harbor in Marshall, Winona, and Parker
The Hope Harbor program is a Christ-centered, voluntary placement option where kids ages 12-17 and their families receive the support they need to heal from hurts and unhealthy choices. Their program is small and designed to incorporate the whole family with a focus on Jesus Christ in a ministry setting.
The Marshall and Winona programs are for girls ages 12-17 and have the capacity for six girls. The Parker program is for boys ages 12-17 and has the capacity for twelve boys.
Hope Harbor provides educational opportunities for their residents at a non-accredited private school that is on-site. They work with the school district each student comes from to ensure students are on track and that credits are transferrable.
What is the average length of stay at Hope Harbor? Typically one year, and they do not provide treatment for addictions or pregnancy.
How much does Hope Harbor Cost? The cost of tuition is $3500 monthly. Payment options are available.
For more information call 507-537-4525 or visit their website.
Wyoming Therapeutic Boarding Schools
Here is the therapeutic boarding schools of Wyoming.
Trinity Teen Solutions in Powell (Closed)
Update November, 2023: Trinity Teen Solutions has permanently closed.
Trinity Teen Solutions is a Catholic, 14-bed residential treatment center for girls ages 12-17. They provide equine, animal, and recreational therapies at a beautiful Western United States setting. These are just some of the therapies that works so well for these teens who come in with emotional and behavioral issues that are affecting their own quality of life, and those of their loved ones.
Ninety-six percent of the girls who Trinity serves complete their stay and overcome the struggles in their lives. They go on to be productive young women leading fulfilling lives.
There are three academic options at Trinity. One is that they enroll in a free online academic program. The second option is that they continue their education with the school they have been attending if the school is willing to work with Trinity and provide schooling online. The third option is that these girls attend the accredited academic program offered by Trinity, which is all computer and web-based.
How to pay for Trinity? They do not accept Medicaid, but do work with most other major insurance companies.
Please call 307-202-8400 or visit their website for more information.
We understand how difficult it can be to find the right therapeutic boarding school for your child. Be sure to reach out to the schools that you think will be the best fit for your youth by calling them at the numbers provided or checking out their websites.
This will help you to quickly find the treatment your child needs to grow and prosper into their future lives.
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