|Florida Boarding Schools|
|The Bolles School|
The Bolles School is a nationally known co-educational college preparatory day and boarding school serving grades PreK through 12 on four campuses. Located in Jacksonville, Florida Our students also learn the importance of self-discipline, respect, personal responsibility and compassion.
|North Broward Preparatory School|
Located in Coconut Creek, FL. Our student-to-teacher ratio is 8:1 with maximum class size limited to 18. At North Broward Preparatory School we are preparing our students to: Be the highest achievers amongst their peers across the world.
Located in Montverde, FL. Montverde Academy is a college preparatory, coeducational independent school serving Grades PK3-12. The boarding program serves boys and girls in Grades 7-12 & Post Grad. Montverde Academy develops students who have a desire to learn within a challenging academic environment.
|Saint Andrew's School|
Located in Boca Raton, FL. Students benefit from US $18million in new facilities, including a state-of-the art science center, athletic and aquatics complex, and a center for the performing arts.
|Residential Treatment Centers|
|Center Family at Center Academy|
Residential intensive remedial programs, ADHD
La Amistad Behavioral Health Services offers a program for children and adolescents ages 5-17 that focuses on helping individuals identify both the emotions and actions that have created problems. We also offer a program for young adults ages 18 and up that addresses the psychological, social, and academic needs of individuals with more chronic behavior issues. Candidate difficulties may include emotional and behavioral disorders, sexual trauma and abuse, chemical dependency, schizophrenia, Asperger's, personality disorders, and ADHD.
Pasadena Villa provides services to young adults with mental illness who cannot live independently or at home, but who do not require inpatient hospitalization. Some of our residents will enroll at one of four area colleges and universities that are working collaboratively with Pasadena Villa, while others will prepare for, find and hold either part-time or full-time employment while preparing to step down from residential care.
Eckerd Youth Alternatives (EYA) is a private, not-for-profit organization nationally recognized for its programs to help youth. Programs serve boys and girls ages 8-18 who are at risk for or exhibit emotional and behavioral problems at home, at school and in the community.
|Tampa Bay Academy|
Tampa Bay Academy was planned to be a Residential Treatment Center for children and adolescents, ages 4 - 18, in need of a special level of psychiatric treatment. Located on 24 acres, in Riverview, Florida, Tampa Bay Academy offers the highest quality therapeutic services available.
Florida State Directory of Teen & Family Support
|Parenting Guide to Teen Help|
|Implement a strict behavior management program in your home|
|Try using behavior contracts with your teen|
|Consider professional counseling and therapy|
|Residential treatment is an option for teens that need more intensive therapy|
|Boot Camps, boarding schools, or Wilderness Camps offer a very highly structured environment that focuses primarily on discipline|
|Hospitalization or Jail is the measure of last resort. Consider using these options if your teen has demonstrated that he is a danger to himself or to others|
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Florida Boarding Schools for a teenager provides suitable treatment for the teen that are under stress and other behavioral issues. Many of these schools have a teen program specialist that concentrates on group therapy and leadership skills and team work, to form a powerful and positive atmosphere that constructs long term effect for troubled teens. The schools provide professional and experienced counselors, teachers, trainers who all are dedicated for helping their unmotivated teens.
Boarding School plays a major role in treatment of troubled kids.
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|Alpert Jewish Family and Children's Service|
Full-service family agency helping people of all ages with a variety of needs. Located in Palm Beach County.
|Catholic Diocese of Orlando - Juvenile Justice Program|
Mentoring, education, and support for at-risk youth.
|Center for Family Studies|
One of the nation's flagship programs for the prevention and treatment of minority adolescent behavior problems.
|Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation and Academy|
Mentoring program that serves youth, ages 5-17, by improving their self-esteem, character, work ethic, social adjustment, and academic performance. Also offers the Chi Chi Rodriguez Academy -- a voluntary public school for 4th-7th grade students who are not achieving at their grade level, have low self-esteem or have difficulty adjusting to an academic environment.
|Youth Crisis Center|
Outpatient counseling program for families experiencing any type of youth-related problem and short-term residential care, serving families in northeast Florida with youth between the ages of 10 and 17.
|Children's Home Society of West Palm Beach|
Crisis intervention and counseling, family life education, family preservation services.
|Covenant House Florida|
Programs and services for runaway, homeless, and at-risk youth under 21 including teen parents and their babies.
|Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches|
Programs include residential care, summer camps, and community services for neglected, abused, and at-risk children residing in the state of Florida.
|Florida Youth Challenge Academy|
Free academic, life skills, and vocational program offered by the National Guard to youth, ages 16-17, who have dropped out of school, are free of illegal drugs, and who wish to make a positive change in their lives. Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.
|Grandparent Support in Florida|
Visit Self-Help and Support Groups.
|Hands On Miami - Youth Volunteer Corps|
Open to any youth, ages 13-17, living in Miami-Dade County.
Education, training and support center for parents, schools and communities to help raise safe, healthy and drug-free children. Programs include parent peer groups, Safe Homes/Safe Parties, neighborhood coalitions, workshops, and family empowerment programs.
The nation's largest and most comprehensive residential education and job training program for at-risk youth, ages 16-24.
|Juvenile Sex Offender Programs in Florida|
Inpatient and outpatient programs for adolescent sex offenders in Florida.
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|Ruth Cooper Center
Crisis and emergency services, mental health and substance abuse treatment, family-centered outreach in Fort Myers.
|Counseling and Therapy|
Referrals to mental health professionals in your area.
|Child Anxiety and Phobia Program at Florida International University
Comprehensive diagnostic assessments and state-of-the-art treatments for children and adolescents (7-16 years old) who are experiencing excessive fear and anxiety related problems. All fees at CAPP are based on a sliding scale, and tend to be nominal. There is no charge for the initial assessment.
|Mental Health Association of Greater Tampa Bay|
Provides information related to mental health, mental illnesses and related issues.
|Mental Health Association of Volusia and Flagler County
|Tourette Syndrome Association of Florida|
Voluntary organization dedicated to helping individuals with Tourette Syndrome and their families by gathering and distributing information, promoting local self-help and professional services, promoting research, and providing local TS meetings. Summer camp offered.
|Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance - Goldcoast
An affiliate of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance offering education, advocacy and support.
|Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance - Tampa Bay|
Support organization for both individuals who have been diagnosed as having an affective disorder and the families and friends of these individuals. Affective disorders include depression, bipolar (manic depression), situational depression, anxiety, dual diagnosis, and other related illnesses.
|Brain Injury Association of Florida
Brain injury prevention, education, support, advocacy.
|Autism Association of Northeast Florida|
Education, advocacy, support, and research.
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|Dyslexia Awareness and Resource Center
Helps students and adults with dyslexia and ADD, as well as parents, teachers and professionals who work with them.
|Kitty Petty ADD/LD Institute|
Provides education, resources, and support to children, youth and adults with ADD/ADHD and learning disabilities.
| Learning Disabilities Association of Florida
Volunteer organization of parents, professionals, and LD adults devoted to defining and finding solutions to the broad spectrum of learning issues
|Matrix Parent Network and Resource Center|
Parent-run information and resource center helping families of children with special needs in Marin, Napa, Solano, and Sonoma counties.
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