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Schools for Troubled Teens Help Restore Florida Youth’s Confidence

Many teens with mental and emotional challenges struggle in traditional high school settings. Teens dealing with grief, trauma, and abuse often find these struggles too overwhelming. Motivation for schoolwork usually suffers. When Florida teens are struggling academically it can lead to decreased self-confidence and a downward spiral of aggressive behaviors, isolation, substance abuse, or truancy. Schools for troubled teens offer support for teens struggling in a traditional school environment.

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Solstice West Can Help Your Florida 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. With small classes, our certified teachers are able to give your child the individual attention they needs 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. A creative curriculum and experiential learning opportunities keep your teen engaged and enthusiastic to learn.

Students thrive in Solstice’s safe and nurturing community and stay on track to successfully complete high school. Academic credits earned at Solstice’s accredited academic program easily transfer back to schools in Florida.

With Solstice’s support, your child has the opportunity to get back on track academically and lead a happier and healthier life. Call (866) 278-3345 for more information about our school for troubled teens.

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

It is more difficult for teens to find appropriate ways to express themselves if they are struggling with emotional and behavioral challenges. They often feel inadequate and isolated from the world around them when they can’t express how they feel. 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. Florida teens with emotional and behavioral challenges can find the support they need at schools for troubled teens that understand their unique needs.

Help For Florida Teens

Teens going through emotional and behavioral challenges often struggle finding appropriate ways to express themselves. They often feel inadequate and isolated from the world around them when they can’t express how they feel. This often leads to poor academic performance and self-harming 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. Florida 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. In addition to a full curriculum geared towards academic learning and success, Solstice offers the following classes to help Florida teens find new and therapeutic methods of expression:

Painting: This elective class allows students to apply what they learned from the Art Foundations classes to painting. They explore various mediums and canvases to create expressive work based on classic and contemporary art. Self-Expression is a powerful tool for confidence, assertiveness, and connectivity.

Art Foundations I & II: These classes focus on the fundamentals of art, including 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.

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.

Girls and assigned female at birth with emotional struggles are empowered by the Visual Arts program at Solstice. If you believe your Florida teen would benefit from one of the leading schools for troubled teens please call Solstice at (866) 278-3345.

Solstice West helps teens struggling with issues such as:

Challenges related to attachment issues

Family dysfunction

Depressed

Impulse control

Harming themselves by cutting or other methods of injury

Attention related issues

Isolating away from others in their bedroom

Low self esteem

Anxiety

Oppositional defiant disorder

Struggling with trauma

Grief and Loss

Asperger’s disorder

Issues with disordered eating

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