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. Click here to fill out an online application or call us at 435.635.0300 to learn more.