Community Snapshot
Population Summary
Enrollment:  Males
Age:  7-16 upon admission
Staff / Student Ratio:  1:4
Number of Months Open:  12
Number of Days Open:  365
Number of Students:  75 Residential/20 Day
IQ:  70+
Licensed By:  Massachusetts Department of
Early Education and Care
Therapeutic Orientation:

Individual, group and family therapy on-site. Primarily cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic and family systems approaches. Behavior modification and expressive therapy techniques applied. Relationship-based.

Primary Populations Served:
  •  Abuse-reactive Behaviors
  •  Anxiety Disorders
  •  ADD/ADHD
  •  Behavioral Disorders
  •  Bi-Polar Disorder
  •  Conduct Disorder
  •  Depressive Disorders
  •  Emotional Disturbance
  •  Emotionally Based Learning Disorders
  •  Learning Disabilities
  •  Mood Disorders
  •  Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  •  PTSD
  •  Reactive Attachment Disorder
  •  Trauma

Not Served:
  •  Mentally Retarded
  •  Pervasive Developmental Disorder
  •  Autism

Specialized Self-Contained Treatment:
  •  Inappropriate Sexualized Behaviors
  •  Problem Firesetting Behaviors

Co-Occuring Medical Conditions:
  •  Diabetes
  •  Cystic Fibrosis
  •  Burn Victim
  •  Sickle Cell Anemia

Types of Placement:
  •  Day School
  •  Day School Assessment (45 days)
  •  Short-Term Diagnostic Assessment
  •  Intensive Residential
  •  Hospital Diversion
  •  Respite Care/Family Stabilization (planned/unplanned)

Specialized Assessments:
  •  Rapid Firesetting Assessment (45 days)
  •  Specialized Sexual Behaviors Assessment (45 days)

On-site:
  •  Individual Therapy
  •  Group Therapy
  •  Family Therapy
  •  Psychiatry
  •  Nursing
  •  Dentist Appointments
  •  Physician Appointments
  •  OT available
  •  Wilson Reading Program