Turning Winds Academic Institute
Does your teenager suffer from an attitude problem that has become more than worrisome? Has he or she been suspended or expelled from school? Is his or her performance at school disappointing?
If you answered ‘Yes’ to any of the above questions, your teenager may be troubled or at-risk. This problem could get out of control as your child gets older and may affect his or her later life. Help your child right now by giving him an education outside the traditional system. Enrolling him or her at Turning Winds Academic Institute (TWAI).
Turning Winds is a residential therapeutic school for troubled teenagers ages 12 to 18 years old. The campus is a piece of beautiful, idyllic land that straddles a beautiful trout river in Troy, Northwestern Montana. TWAI continues to provide help for at-risk teens through a structured, academic, and self-discovering program that’s handled by certified and caring professionals coming from diversified backgrounds.
A Turning Winds program typically runs for 12 months and provides therapeutic activities as well as individualized therapy and counseling for young people. Aside from traditional school curriculum, there will be lessons in appropriate social relationships, lessons in life skills and leadership skills, outdoor recreation, field trips, and activities, all which are conducive to self acceptance and self healing.
Here are some highlights of the Turning Winds therapeutic program:
- One-on-one regular therapy sessions
- Group sessions led by a counselor or therapist
- Family and values oriented program
- Licensed therapists and certified staff
- Certified and experienced clinical team
- Partial scholarships available
- Aftercare program
- Fully accredited by NAC and NIPSA
- Adjustment Disorders
- Adoption/Attachment issues
- Anger and Defiance
- Anxiety Disorders
- Bi-Polar I or II Disorder
- Bright but Underachieving
- Eating Disorders
- Failing in School
- Identity Difficulties
- Lack of Motivation
- Learning Difficulties/Disabilities
- Low Self-Esteem
- Negative Peer Relationships
- Personality Disorder Features
- Poor Family Relationships
- Running Away
- Sexually Acting Out
- Substance Abuse
- Trauma Related Issues
- Weight Problems
Find out more about Turning Winds and how they can help by calling their toll-free number at 1-800-845-1380 to speak to a professional counselor. Parents can also learn more about available options to finance their teens’ stay at Turning Winds.
PO Box 768
Troy, Montana 59935
Outside the U.S.: +1-208-267-1500
Fax: (208) 267-1600