Boarding And Alternative Schools For Children

Is the behavior of your child causing chaos in your family life?

Have you seen your child display any of the self-destructive behaviors listed below?

  • Drug Abuse
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Lack of Motivation
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
  • Abrupt Change in Personality
  • Adoption Issues
  • Uncontrollable Anger
  • Manipulative
  • Skips School
  • Lying – Stealing
  • You can’t make me, attitude
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Legal Problems
  • Family Conflict
  • Cutting – Self-Harm
  • Substance Abuse
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Fighting – Violence
  • Can’t Keep Friends
  • Grades Have Fallen
  • School Suspensions
  • Gang Involvement
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Runs Away
  • Depression
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Sexually Active
  • Blatant Disregard of Rules
  • Hanging With the Wrong Crowd
  • Attempted or Threats of Suicide
  • Bullying
  • Smoking
  • I hate you, attitude
  • Poor Emotional Control
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Never at Fault
  • Eating Disorder (Anorexia, Bulimia)
  • Withdrawn From Family


Parents will always love their children unconditionally, even when the child begins to display behavioral issues. There comes a time in every child’s life when they begin to act out, and it usually occurs throughout the teenage years. Parents may be having a frustrating time dealing with their child’s new behavior, especially if they have become completely rebellious. There are a number of different options that parents will have to help their children, and one of those options is boarding schools for children. While some people may believe this measure is quite drastic, it is actually an option that tends to work out for many children and their families.

What many parents do not realize is that there are places in which they can receive assistance to help improve the relationship that they have with their child. There are many different programs, and boarding schools tend to offer a number of these useful programs to the children and their parents. For example, there are some boarding schools that are offer education and curriculum, but they also offer individual therapy and group therapy, which can make a huge difference in helping a child turn from a rebel into a completely responsible and decent person.

When parents make the decision to send their child to boarding school, they have to make sure that the right boarding school is chosen. There are some questions that the parent will need to ask each of the boarding schools that they are considering. The parents should want to know whether or not the school is co-ed, and if it is co-ed, the parents should want to know if the boys and girls are separated on the campus site. Parents must also ask about the different programs that are offered, especially since there are some boarding schools that only offer education. Parents of rebellious children will typically want more from the programs offered because their children will often need to receive counseling and therapy along with their regular education.

For parents who are looking to make the right decision for their child and for the whole family, there are options, and parents can give us a call for free consultation.