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  • Melmark
  • Location: Berwyn, Pennsylvania
  • Phone: 800-695-6815
  • Website: http://www.melmark.org
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Melmark offers a full range of integrated programs and services for children with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disabilities, brain injuries, other neurological and genetic disorders and related challenging behaviors.

The Children’s Services admissions team takes great care to ensure that each contact and meeting provides valuable, helpful information. Our focus is on developing a strong partnership that reflects Melmark’s commitment to the highest level of quality programs and services for those entrusted to our care.

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About Therapeutic Boarding Schools in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Therapeutic Boarding Schools

Residential care facilities in Pennsylvania, such as alternative and therapeutic boarding schools for adolescents, are monitored and licensed by the Bureau of Family Health/Division of Child & Adult Health Services, specifically the Adolescent Health Program.

Private schools in Pennsylvania do not need to be accredited, but if a school chooses to do so, it may be accredited rather than licensed. Licensing requirements cover health, safety, staff and curriculum minimal standards . Licensed schools must employ certified teachers while non-licensed schools are not required to. Private schools must be taught in English and immunization records for all students are required . All school employees must be screened by the Department of Public Welfare for criminal history and basic background checks. Anyone not receiving a clearance from the department is not eligible for hire.

Reference: http://www2.ed.gov

Many schools we feature are authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students. school

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Should you need help finding therapeutic boarding schools, therapeutic ranches, ranch for troubled teens near me, best troubled teen schools, schools for troubled youth or teen challenge schools, please let us know. These troubled teen schools, sometimes called reform schools, wilderness schools, or emotional growth schools, combine therapy with academics to help kids get back on track. This site includes a list of the best troubled teen boarding schools including a list of the best therapeutic boarding schools. Boarding schools for troubled teens are located all over the country and combine individualized therapy, social activities, and academics Most therapeutic boarding schools are separated by gender, so that both troubled boys and struggling girls each get the specific help needed. The troubled teens typically live in a group home that resembles a dorm and each resident has a set of responsibilities and chores to accomplish. Academic and therapeutic activities are top priority and take up the majority of the day in these schools for troubled teens. The integration of a new location, academic support, therapy sessions, group living, and recreational activities help troubled and struggling teens overcome their challenges, and get back on the right track for a bright future.

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