Alpine Academy excels at changing the lives of teenagers, ages 12-18 (7th through 12th grades) with intense therapeutic needs. Our students are deeply hurting inwardly from causes and symptoms associated with:
Depression (including mood disorders and bipolar disorders)
Anxiety (including generalized anxiety, obsessive compulsive tendencies, eating disordered behavior, and social phobias)
Traumas (including post-traumatic stress disorder from early childhood neglect or abuse, physical or sexual abuse, or related to significant grief and loss)
Relationship problems with family or peers (including attachment disorders)
Attention deficits (including ADD or ADHD)
Traits of personality disorders (including borderline, histrionic, and narcissistic)
Autism Spectrum Disorder (Level 1) or Spectrum-like traits
Our students have often manifested one or more of the following types of behaviors or unhealthy coping mechanisms: withdrawal and isolation from family and friends; trouble maintaining friendships; discontinuation of previously enjoyable activities; excessive anger or verbal aggression; defiance toward authority or unwillingness to follow directions; school avoidance or refusal; substance experimentation or abuse; risky sexual activity; self-harm; suicidal ideation or gestures; Internet obsession or addiction; leaving home without permission for significant periods of time; frequent dishonest communication; and declining academic performance.
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