A Great Alternative to Summer Camps For Maine Teens With Autism
Seven Stars is a short term therapeutic program that combines traditional therapeutic techniques, assessments and adventure therapy. This specific blend of approaches provides all of the fun and adventure of a traditional summer camp, while also helping your teen grow and learn about themselves. We can help your family determine the best course of treatment for your childs challenges.
Seven Stars is located just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. We are surrounded by the beautiful Wasatch Mountains which provide us with endless opportunities for recreational activities.
Finding The Best Treatment Options For Your Child Through Assessment Programming
At Seven Stars, our goal is to guide families on a path towards success by providing an assessment process for their child on the autism spectrum. Many families come to us unsure of why their child is suddenly performing poorly in school or acting withdrawn.
Throughout your childs time at Seven Stars, they will be assessed in a real world setting. Unlike other programs which offer assessments, students are continuously being assessed in a variety of environments. As students transition from one setting to the next, we are able to see the ways in which their reactions and behaviors change.
Who does Seven Stars help?
Seven Stars helps Maine teens in a Summer Camps For Teens With Autism setting who are struggling with issues similar to those below:
– Academic Failure
– Sensory Issues
– Sensory Issues
– Technology Addiction
– Substance Use
– Mood Disorders
– Family Problems
– School Refusal
– Academic Difficulties
– Social Difficulties
– Developmental Immaturity
Seven Stars vs. Summer Camps For Maine Teens with Autism
Summer camps can be an intimidating place for teens on the autism spectrum. They are often ill equipped to offer any sort of therapeutic benefit for your child. Seven Stars is a therapeutic program which helps teens with neurodevelopmental differences such as autism and ADHD.
Our program is located in Utah, but we help teens from Maine and all over the country.
- Our program combines the best of a traditional summer camp experience with a therapeutic environment. At Seven Stars, students take part in weekly excursions outdoors and experience activities such as rock climbing, canoeing, and mountain biking. These are fun exercises that are reminiscent of a summer camp. However, they are utilized for a therapeutic purpose. At home, many of our students rarely take part in outdoor activities. They much prefer to stay inside and play video games. Participation in recreational activities helps students come out of their shell and experience new things, which is often hard for those struggling with rigidity. Learn more about adventure therapy programming>>>
- Short term programming: Depending on their progress and therapeutic plan, students are with us between 12-17 weeks. Compared to residential treatment centers and therapeutic boarding schools which offer programming that lasts 12 months or more, your child can get the therapeutic help and assessments they need in a short period of time.
Learn more about the ways in which Seven Stars can help your Maine teen this summer by calling 844-601-1167.
Resources for Maine Families Seeking Help
Child Mind Institute – Child Mind Institute provides information and support for young people and parents. It utilizes a variety of information to educate professionals working with young people struggling with mental health challenges. They are involved in a number of initiatives to provide mental health services across the country. They also contribute to research for mental health.
Your Little Professor: This website includes various resources that educate families and parents on multiple mental health issues. While it is primarily focused on children with autism spectrum, it provides other great resources that can be used by any family seeking new information or help. The resources it provides include research based articles, programs for struggling youth and teens, and information on different mental health diagnosis.
Seven Stars helps Maine families from:
Seven Stars Helps Families From Maine
Seven Stars helps Maine families from cities and towns like: Islesboro Phippsburg West Bath Bowdoinham Town of Richmond Bath
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