5 Art Therapy Benefits for Troubled Teens

By Greenbrier Academy / November 30, 2018

Among the many activities at our boarding school for girls, the therapeutic arts program is always a favorite among students. We offer several different types of classes, including drawing, painting, digital arts and ceramics. These courses, while enjoyable, are part of a well rounded curriculum at a boarding school for girls. In fact, the arts…

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Are Your Teen’s Friends the Problem? How To Know What’s Going On Without Causing a Fight.

By Greenbrier Academy / November 26, 2018

  Adolescence is a time of change. Your teenage daughter is testing her boundaries, learning what she can and cannot do, and finding out who she is. However, she isn’t doing this without peer influence. As she grows older, she may seek out different friends than those she had when she was younger, and those…

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3 Things You Can Do To Keep Your Teen Daughter’s Life on Track Through a Divorce

By Greenbrier Academy / November 21, 2018

  Even under the best of circumstances, divorce is a painful process for parents and children both. Although almost adults, teenagers are not immune from the impact of divorce. While every family is different and every teenager is different, studies show that in many cases, teens that come from divorced families: – Have higher rates…

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How to Determine the Right Therapy for Your Struggling Teen

By Greenbrier Academy / November 19, 2018

If your teenage daughter is currently dealing with… family conflict rebellion addiction depression or anxiety risky behavior patterns self esteem issues Then therapy may help her overcome these symptoms. Choosing the right type of therapy is vital for genuine, lasting progress. Unlike other therapeutic boarding schools (or schools for troubled teens), Greenbrier Academy’s focus is helping…

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This Can Help Your ADHD Teen Succeed Academically

By Greenbrier Academy / November 14, 2018

  Many of the troubled teens that come to our boarding school for girls experience mental health issues like depression, anxiety and ADHD. ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactive disorder is a disorder that can be treated, but never goes away completely. In fact, many adults with the disorder experience symptoms in their daily life because…

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Boarding Schools for Troubled Girls: How Equine Therapy Can Save Her Future

By Greenbrier Academy / November 1, 2018

When students at Greenbrier Academy fall in love with our horses, it rekindles their sense of purpose and belonging in the world. Greenbrier Academy offers both an equestrian program called the School of Horsemanship alongside our Equine Therapy. These programs aren’t just effective for girls who are already comfortable around horses. If she struggles to…

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