All Kinds of News for June 07, 2017
Alpine Academy is honored to have been selected this year’s winner for the Utah Best of State program in the category of “Youth Treatment Centers”. This marks the 7th time that Alpine Academy has received this honor since 2010.
According to the Best of State website, “the Best of State Awards were created to recognize outstanding individuals, organizations and businesses in Utah. By recognizing excellence in our community and sharing examples of success and triumph in so many worthy endeavors, we hope all will be inspired to reach a little higher, to try a little harder, and to work a little smarter for our dreams and goals.” Alpine Academy has certainly been inspired by so many others in this field of helping youth and families. Alpine is grateful for the collaboration and support given by other wonderful programs and professionals engaged in this great work.
The Best of State judges evaluate organizations based on three criteria: Excelling in their endeavors, Using innovative approaches and methods, and Contributing to a better quality of life. Alpine Academy is constantly striving to improve the lives of students and families. This is best accomplished through their innovative approach to treatment using the evidence-based Teaching-Family Model.
About Alpine Academy
Alpine Academy is a licensed Residential Treatment Center for girls ages 12-18 located in Utah. Students struggle with emotional disturbances that are severe enough to prevent them from going to school successfully. Alpine is a fully accredited school with dual-endorsed teachers at the front of every classroom. Therapy is built into the school day. It is a nationally certified Teaching Family Model treatment program. The students live in homes with married couples, Family Teachers.