Our Typical Student Profile

mom and daughter discussing the Lava Heights Academy admissions processWe work with females, ages 12-17 who exhibit behaviors that prevent them from thriving in the home environment.

Students may have a history of emotional problems such as poor self-esteem, poor coping skills, lack of emotional regulation skills, depression, anxiety, poor impulse control, eating disorders and/or other self-harm, history of drug or alcohol abuse, history of poor school performance, history of abuse or neglect, developing parent-child conflict issues, obsessive-compulsive disorder, body image disorders, or other self-destructive behaviors.

Our students come from all over the United States.

We love and respect students from all walks of life, from all nationalities, religions, and beliefs – and work hard to help and encourage students to maintain and develop the ties that bind their families together. Contact us at 435.635.0300 to learn more.