Posts tagged "therapeutic schools and programs"
SafePassage - NATSAP 2012 Leadership Award

SafePassage – NATSAP 2012 Leadership Award

Friday was an exciting day at the NATSAP Conference as Rosemary Tippett was presented with the Leadership Award during the lunch session. For the past decade Rosemary has volunteered countless hours working together with other like-minded individuals to found the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs. Rosemary set about to establish an organization for...
SafePassage - Merry Christmas

SafePassage – Merry Christmas

To honor our Clients and express our appreciation to the therapeutic schools and programs and Educational Consultants who place their faith and trust in SafePassage Adolescent Services, a donation to the United Methodist Children’s Home in Decatur, GA has been made. The UMCH, founded in 1871, assists children and families who do not have access...
SafePassage: No Pop Tarts Please

SafePassage: No Pop Tarts Please

In a recent conversation with a parent in crisis we were discussing the logistics for the upcoming transport when the parent said to me, “Is it okay if I pack a bag of comfort food; some of his favorites like sports drinks and Pop Tarts to let him know that its all going to be...

K-9 Demonstration and Cookout

SafePassage Adolescent Services ® is pleased to announce that we are co-sponsoring with Eckerd Academy of the Blue Ridge a K-9 Demonstration and Cookout. The event will be held on Thursday June 24, 2010 from 1:00P until 5:00P at the Eckerd campus in Suches, GA. K-9 trainers and handlers from the City of Griffin GA...

SafePassage: Reactive Attachment Disorder

Good Morning America has been following the story of the mother who put her seven year old, adoptive son on an airplane alone sending him back to Russia. Apparently the mother had a note with him that explained that this child was violent. Part of their follow up story indicated that the child may have...

National Association of Therapeutic Wilderness Camping – NATWC

The National Association of Therapeutic Wilderness Camping was established with the purpose to under gird the direct care wilderness staff with opportunities for certification and continuing education. NATWC also works to educate the public and promote the existence of wilderness therapy for at-risk adolescents. The NATWC Board of Directors is comprised of industry professionals who...

SafePassage: Age of Majority

Deciding between a short term wilderness program or academic therapeutic boarding school can be a daunting task for a parent with an at-risk adolescent. Not only are there hundreds of therapeutic schools and programs parents have to sift through, for older teens the taste for independence, freedom in making their own decisions when they turn...