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Schools For Delaware Troubled Teens

Schools for Troubled Teens Help Restore Delaware Youth’s Confidence

Many teens have a hard time in high school, especially those struggling with mental and emotional challenges. It can be overwhelming for teens dealing with grief, trauma, and abuse and can lower their motivation for schoolwork. Delaware teens in a downward spiral of aggressive behaviors, isolation, substance abuse or truancy often struggle with poor academic performance and low self-confidence. Schools for troubled teens understand how difficult this period is for many teenagers.

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Solstice West Can Help Your Delaware Teen

Solstice, a leading residential treatment program near Salt Lake City, Utah, has helped hundreds of teen girls and assigned female at birth navigate through their emotional and behavioral issues while instilling strong academic skills to get them back on track. To ensure your child achieves success during the program and after they transitions home, Solstice integrates academics with individual, group, and family therapy. Our small class sizes allow our certified teachers, and if necessary, special education teachers, to give every student the individual attention they need to succeed. Our clinical team, including therapists, teachers, and residential staff, work together to create an individualized treatment plan designed to meet your daughter’s unique needs. We keep students engaged and enthusiastic with experiential learning opportunities woven into our creative curriculum.

The comfortable, welcoming environment at Solstice will allow your child to thrive and stay on track to successfully complete high school. Academic credits earned at Solstice’s accredited academic program easily transfer back to schools in Delaware.

Schools for troubled teens, like Solstice in Utah, can help your child succeed academically and in other areas of their life. Call (866) 278-3345 to learn more. We can help your family today.

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At Risk Youth from Delaware Learn Creative, Expressive Outlets at Schools for Troubled Teens.

Teens going through emotional and behavioral challenges often struggle finding appropriate ways to express themselves. This breakdown in communication can lead to feelings of inadequacy and isolation. As a result, they may struggle academically or turn to self-destructive behaviors like eating disorders and addiction. Visual and Fine Arts give teens alternative ways of expressing themselves when they struggle to find the right words or with communicating with others. Delaware teens with emotional and behavioral challenges can find the support they need at schools for troubled teens that understand their unique needs.

Help For Delaware Teens

Teens who are struggling with emotional and behavioral challenges have a hard time It is more difficult for teens to find appropriate ways to express themselves if they are struggling with emotional and behavioral challenges. This breakdown in communication can lead to feelings of inadequacy and isolation. This often leads to poor academic performance and self-harming behaviors like eating disorders and addiction. Visual and Fine Arts offer teens a new form of expression when other forms of communication are difficult. Delaware teens with emotional and behavioral challenges can find the support they need at schools for troubled teens that understand their unique needs.

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Fine Arts Academic Programming at Solstice West:

Solstice, a premier boarding school in Utah, offers an expansive Fine Arts program for teen girls and assigned female at birth ages 14-18 as part of their holistic approach to therapy. Solstice offers a variety of core classes and electives to help Delaware teens explore their interests and find new and therapeutic methods of expression:

Art Foundations I & II: These introductory classes teach students the fundamentals of art. Students learn about two and three-dimensional design and drawing. Students learn a variety of basic art concepts, like color theory, studio techniques, and aesthetics as they experiment with various types of media. Teens will also be exposed to various art movements and how they impacted the history of art.

Painting: Students explore various mediums and canvases to create expressive work based on classic and contemporary art by applying skills learned in foundational classes. Through self-expression, girls and assigned female at birth build confidence and assertiveness, and feel more connected to the world.

Drawing: Students learn basic building blocks of art by learning how to accurately see and record objects using a variety of media such as colored pencils, pastels, and graphite.

Solstice believes that girls and assigned female at birth with emotional struggles are empowered by visual arts. Solstice helps struggling teens replace unhealthy coping mechanisms with positive, adaptive ones. Call (866) 278-3345 to learn more about the holistic therapeutic approach we follow at our school for troubled teens.

Solstice West helps teens struggling with issues such as:


Issues with disordered eating


Isolating away from others in their bedroom

Self harm

Emotional issues related to loss and grief

Oppositional defiant disorder

Adoption/attachment issues

Asperger’s disorder

Impulse control

Struggling with low self esteem

Family conflict and dysfunction

Struggling with symptoms of depression


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