All Kinds of News for April 06, 2016
Uinta Academy (UT) has amazing staff and would like you to meet Kayla Vee Stock, our Registered Nurse.
Kayla completed her CNA and LPN licensures at Bridgerland Applied Technology College. She obtained her degree as a Registered Nurse at Weber State University. While completing her nursing program, Kayla was elected to perform a preceptorship with the Cache Valley Youth Center. She also worked multiple rotations in the Behavioral Health Unit at Logan Regional Hospital. While attending college, Kayla worked at Uinta Academy as a Family Teacher for three years. This previous work experience provides Kayla with great insight into both the emotional and physical work the girls put forth at Uinta.
Kayla is certified as an Equine Specialist through the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) and has worked with the girls providing equine therapy as well as recreational riding. In her free time, Kayla enjoys spending time with family, making crafts, exercising, and playing sports. She enjoys anything outdoors, especially spending time with her horses.
Uinta Academy is a fully licensed residential treatment center focused on working with young ladies ages 13-21. Uinta Academy is the nation’s leading multi-dimensional residential treatment center for adolescent girls, specializing in the treatment of identity development, attachment, and trauma based issues. In pursuit of relationship development, Uinta Academy utilizes a highly sophisticated equine program where every girl has her own horse to take care of and work with therapeutically. Uinta Academy’s clinically intense and sophisticated treatment program is balanced by a warm, nurturing, family-style living environment.