Therapeutic Boarding Schools in Missouri

(6 Schools)

Featured Missouri Therapeutic Schools

Future Men

Missouri

Future Men is a Christian boarding school offering a highly structured and monitored setting for young men to work on...   > > Continued

Type(s): Boys Only, College Prep, High School, Religious

Kansas City Girls Academy

Missouri

Kansas City Girls Academy is one of the nation's leading girls' therapeutic boarding schools featuring Trust Based Relational Intervention -...   > > Continued

Type(s): College Prep, Girls Only, High School, Junior High School, Pre-Teen, Religious

Masters Ranch

Missouri

Master's Ranch and Christian Academy is a low-cost Christian boarding school designed just for at-risk and struggling boys between the...   > > Continued

Type(s): Boys Only, College Prep, Religious, Wilderness Program

Ozark Trails Academy

Missouri

Ozark Trails Academy is a place of hope, healing and purpose for troubled teens providing outstanding clinical therapy, incredible academic...   > > Continued

Type(s): Coed, High School, Junior High School, Licensed, Pre-Teen

Whetstone Boys Ranch

Missouri

Whetstone Boys Ranch is a working cattle ranch and therapeutic Christian school that serves struggling boys ages 12-16 and their...   > > Continued

Type(s): Boys Only, High School, Junior High School, Pre-Teen, Religious

Other Missouri Therapeutic Schools

Therapeutic boarding schools in Missouri are specialized institutions designed to provide education alongside therapeutic support for adolescents with emotional, behavioral, or mental health issues. These Missouri schools combine academic curricula with comprehensive therapy programs, including individual and group counseling, to address the specific needs of students. The supportive environment helps students from Missouri and other states develop coping mechanisms, improve social skills, and enhance their emotional well-being. The goal of therapeutic boarding schools in Missouri is to foster personal growth and academic success through structured routines, therapeutic interventions, and a nurturing community, making them a resource for Missouri families seeking holistic support for their children's challenges.

Cornerstones of Care

Missouri

Cornerstones of Care is dedicated to helping children and families achieve health, happiness, competence, and self-sufficiency. Across our family of...   > > Continued

Type(s): Coed, High School, Junior High School, Licensed, Pre-Teen

Missouri Therapeutic Boarding Schools

All children’s residential providers, including alternative and therapeutic boarding schools, must be licensed through the Missouri Department of Social Services Children’s Division, specifically the Residential Program Unit (RPU). It ensures that private children’s residential care centers are in compliance with state rules and standards for licensure.

For Missouri private schools, there are no licensing requirements and accreditation is not required. Teachers are not required to be certified and there is no state policy on professional development. State testing is not required for students of private Missouri schools but schools must instruct students on the Constitution of the United States, Missouri history and American history. To graduate, students must pass an exam on these subjects. Student immunization records are required for enrollment.Residential programs in the state of Missouri are regulated by the Missouri Department of Social Services at https://dss.mo.gov which can be reached at 1-573-751-4815. The Attorney General in Missouri is found in the Missouri Attorney General's Office at https://ago.mo.gov which can be reached at 1-573-751-3321. The department that regulates education in Missouri is the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education at https://dese.mo.gov which can be reached at 1-573-751-4212. The five largest cities in Missouri are Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, Columbia, and Independence.

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