Director of Admissions
Debbie Grygla
Admissions Phone
Physical Address
640 E. 700 S., Suite 206
St. George , UT
techieforlife.com
TechieForLife (TFL) is a co-ed, young adult (age 18-30,) residential and licensed vocational school. Neuroatypical students who need a safe social and emotional support environment can gain important life skills and marketable technology training while living with roommates in college approved student housing with 24 hour on-site support. TFL provides a therapeutically sound evidence based wrap-around program. Partnering closely with the private sector, TFL places students into apprenticeships, internships and jobs for quality living and success. TFL’s program offers: •Vocational track with industry relevant certifications and customized pace (approx. 6-18 months) in coding, software design, web development or graphic design; or college track with comprehensive support for students to pursue or complete a college degree or receive support after a degree •Life skills development including; daily living skills (shopping, budgeting, hygiene, etc.,) social success (communication, dating, nuance, etc.,) physical wellness (exercise, diet, image, etc.,) emotional health (insight, balance, empathy, etc.) •Career readiness, mentoring and career start with occupational support ongoing for the student and the business TechieForLife’s location in beautiful St. George, Utah, dubbed “Silicon Sands,” is home to one of the fastest growing tech sectors in the U.S. TFL provides the most up-to-date coding education available for neuroatypical students who need a place to belong and the support to succeed.

General Information

Private Company - Owners On-Site
n/a

Learning Disabilites / Spectrum

No
18 - 30
No
12 Months
24
Suburban
Apartment Living: Live in support staff
Dorms: Live in support staff

Program

Executive Functioning or Social or Life Skills
Failure to launch
Sober Community
Supportive College Environment
Quirky in the best ways
85
Living Skills / Vocational / Job Training
Yes
24 Hours
Yes
Typical Vacations (holidays, summer, etc)
No
Unstructured Communication
Private Pay
Apartment Living: Live in support staff
Dorms: Live in support staff
Offsite
No

Technology

Hardwired Computers
Students have Laptops
Access to Internet turned off nightly
WIFI and games not allowed in apts., kept at the school.
Students are typically ready for cells, may need an adjusted contract.

Staff

1:5
No
No

Accreditation

State License
Utah
licensed vocational school

Nuts & Bolts

> $1000.00
Call for more information
Call for more information
St. George Municipal Airport [SGU]
0.5 Hours
No
No
6 Months
12 Months
NA
1 Hours
24

Residential Treatment

No
18 - 30
12 Months
24
Rural
College student housing and school locations.

Program

Doubles
24/7 mentor on site
ADHD
Anxiety Disorder
Codependency
Depressive Disorders
Dual Diagnosis
Mood Disorders
Process Addictions
Trauma/PTSD
No
MIDDLE: Family can opt in & out of their involvement based off the timing and current issues in treatment
0%
100%
0%
Transition Supervised Housing
Call for more information

Therapy - Individual

Call for more information
2 Hours
< 50%
0
No
No

Therapy - Group

Accredition / Affiliation

Licensed Vocational School

Nuts & Bolts

> $1000.00
Call for more information
Call for more information
Private / Self Pay
St. George Municipal Airport [SGU]
0.5 Hours
N/A

Transitional Living / Community Based Support

No
18 - 30

Program

Executive Functioning or Social or Life Skills
Failure to launch
Sober Community
Supportive College Environment
Yes
24 Hours
Yes
Typical Vacations (holidays, summer, etc)
No
Suburban
Unstructured Communication
Private Pay
Apartment Living: Live in support staff
Dorms: Live in support staff

Therapy

Offsite
No
Offsite

Technology

Hardwired Computers
Students have Laptops
Access to Internet turned off nightly
WIFI and devices not allowed at apts.
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Students are typically safe to have their device

Education

Vocational Technical Classes or School
TechieForLife, Licensed Vocational School

Staff

1:4
No
No

Accreditation

State License
Licensed as a vocational school.
licensed vocational School

Nuts & Bolts

> $1000.00
Call for more information
Call for more information
St. George Municipal Airport [SGU]
0.5 Hours
No
No
6 Months
12 Months
Private / Self Pay
NA
1 Hours
Mission Statement
Our mission at TechieForLife is to create independence and self-reliance by providing a transformational experience for young adults with unique social, emotional, or learning challenges. We strive to be a destination school, where the end goal is a sustainable career. We provide the most current marketable technology skills and evidence based therapeutic social, emotional and life skill support for those described as neuroatypical.