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Posts in Category: Caribbean Mountain Academy

What is a Behavior Modification Program for Teenagers?

There are many ways to help troubled teens or teens who are struggling regain control over their behavior and their lives. Some are more effective than others. Anyone who has worked with teenagers knows that approaches such as punishing them or placing them in a boot camp-type environment do little to promote positive, long-term changes.  A behavior […]

How Successful are Therapeutic Programs in Treating At-Risk Youth?

Determining how successful therapeutic programs are in treating youth that is considered “at risk” can be quite difficult. For parents who are considering sending their teens to a program like this, it makes sense that you would naturally ask questions to determine a proven track record in providing successful treatment for this type of client […]

How Crosswinds Serves Other Communities in the Dominican Republic

When taking a mission trip to the Dominican Republic to serve at Caribbean Mountain Academy (CMA), there are many ways to serve the surrounding community. At CMA, Missions teams, CMA staff, and boarding school students all work together to serve hand in hand. Depending on your mission team’s strengths, there are a wide variety of […]

What is a Residential Treatment Center?

While you are seeking out solutions for your teen who may be struggling, it can be overwhelming to read through different types of treatment options and understand what they really mean. You’re probably thinking what many parents in your shoes have thought – what exactly is a residential treatment center, and what does that mean […]