Austen Riggs Center

Austen Riggs Center

Location

25 Main Street Stockbridge, MA 01262

The Austen Riggs Center is a therapeutic community, open psychiatric hospital, and center for education and research, promoting resilience and self-direction in people with complex psychiatric problems.

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About Therapeutic Boarding Schools in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Therapeutic Boarding Schools

There are no requirements for Accreditation, Registration or Licensing for private schools in Massachusetts. Approval is mandatory and requires proof that nonpublic schools equal the instruction, curriculum and progress of public schools.  Private schools do not require official certification for their teachers.

There is no official mandate for the curriculum of a nonpublic school in Massachusetts, however, it is generally understood that courses should be taught with “thoroughness and efficiency”.

Nonpublic schools are required to educated all students on the statewide anti-hazing policy and criminal background checks shall be performed on all employees and volunteers with access to students. Residential programs in the state of Massachusetts are regulated by the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families at https://mass.gov/dcf which can be reached at 1-617-748-2000. The Attorney General in Massachusetts is found in the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General at https://mass.gov/ago which can be reached at 1-617-727-2200. The department that regulates education in Massachusetts is the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education at https://mass.gov/ese which can be reached at 1-781-338-3000. The five largest cities in Massachusetts are Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, and Cambridge.

Austen Riggs Center

Location

25 Main Street Stockbridge, MA 01262

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