7 Benefits of Small Class Sizes You Probably Never Thought Of

By Greenbrier Academy / April 11, 2018

At our all-girls boarding school, our classes have an impressive student-teacher ratio of only 10:1. With highly-qualified teachers and inspiring curriculum, every graduating girl from Greenbrier Academy has gone on to college, university or trade school. Our small class sizes play a big role in this outcome.

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Is Your Daughter Struggling With an Eating Disorder? 5 Types of Therapies That Can Help

By Greenbrier Academy / March 25, 2018

  Eating disorders are a concern every parent hopes they don’t have to deal with while they are raising a family. Unfortunately, statistics show that 2.7 percent of teens between the ages of 13 and 18 have an eating disorder. Approximately 50 percent of girls report using some type of unhealthy behavior to control their…

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How to Stay Involved in Your Teen’s Life at Therapeutic Boarding School

By Greenbrier Academy / December 18, 2017

Making the decision to enroll your daughter with Greenbrier Academy, girl’s private boarding school, is a positive decision that will bring real change to her life, especially if she is struggling with issues like depression, anxiety, ADHD, PTSD or trauma. It also means time spent away from your daughter, which both of you will need…

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What Every Parent Should Know About Food Addiction

By Greenbrier Academy / December 5, 2017

Food addiction is a real thing, and there are many studies available that show that certain types of foods, such as those containing high amounts of salt, fat or sugar do trigger the brain, causing it to produce dopamine, a neurotransmitter that makes you feel happy and calm. This result can quickly become a physical…

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4 Benefits of Limiting Internet Usage at our Therapeutic Boarding School

By Greenbrier Academy / November 4, 2017

Reducing Internet Usage at Our Therapeutic Boarding School Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it. ~Proverbs 22:6 It’s easy to let kids spend all of their time on the internet, browsing social media, snapchatting with friends and complete strangers. The not-so-easy…

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Teaching Internal Nurture: Our Body and Mind Program

By Greenbrier Academy / November 2, 2017

At Greenbrier Academy, our all-girls therapeutic school, we use a Strong Relationality approach in all of our teachings, including our mind and body class. During this class, we help the girls create an attitude of nurturing toward themselves that encourages the healing of both their body and mind. We also encourage their self-healing through breathing,…

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Six Unthought of Ways to Help Fund Your Daughter’s Therapeutic Boarding School Tuition

By Greenbrier Academy / October 24, 2017

Navigating the therapeutic world can be a daunting task where the choices seem endless and may leave you wondering how you will ever decide which program is right for your daughter and your family. Trying to figure out how to pay for a program can be even harder, and may encourage some families to delay…

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What is a Therapeutic Boarding School?

By Greenbrier Academy / October 10, 2017

  Not all boarding schools are the same. They have different locations, academic structure and sizes. More importantly, boarding schools have different purposes. For instance, a traditional boarding school typically focuses on preparing a student for college. It offers a strict and more challenging curriculum, as well as plenty of extracurriculars that will help make…

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Signs of Use, Abuse and Addiction in Your Teenager

By Greenbrier Academy / October 6, 2017

As a parent, you want to believe the best of your child. However, if you’ve noticed some changes in your daughter’s behavior, attitude, physical appearance or social group, you may wonder if you should be concerned. This is perfectly normal, and this concern could, in fact, save your daughter’s life. Physical, emotional, behavioral and social…

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Serving Her Community: 5 Mental Health Benefits for Your Teen

By Greenbrier Academy / August 25, 2017

At Greenbrier Academy for Girls, we offer students multiple opportunities throughout the year to express the virtues they’ve learned through Aspirations through service to others. Girls are able to participate in many different projects, including Food for Children, Habitat for Humanity, local animal shelters and Walk for Breast Cancer. Aside from local service, students at our…

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