High school graduates, teenagers, or young adults whether from therapeutic boarding schools, or public/private high schools, find the help they need to begin their college careers in the Northbound Academy Program. We help high school graduates develop a thorough academic plan, choose a major, and when the time is appropriate, apply to the Universities they have chosen.
High school graduates find the Academy Program is invaluable in helping them navigate the confusing college terrain. The Northbound Academy Program is perfect for high school graduates who want a successful first semester to begin their college careers.
Vocational institutions have seen a boom in recent years. Vocational training for high school and teenage youth can include everything from Drug and Alcohol Counselor Training to Nursing. We have treated people interested in becoming Chefs and Motorcycle Mechanics. Whatever they want to pursue as a career, we help them find the right school to accomplish their goals. Some of our clients have participated in the following vocational training programs:
- Drug & Alcohol Counseling Classes to become a licensed addiction treatment expert
- Psychiatric Technician
- Massage Therapist
- Chef or Culinary Arts
- Graphic Design
- Court Reporter
- And More
“At the time, it (Northbound) wasn’t the happiest place to be for me, but looking back, it has been a completely beneficial experience that I am more than pleased with.” - Chris
“For once in my life I got honest with a couple of individuals, and with that, I grew tremendously” - Alex
“(Rehab) worked for me this time, and I owe it to everyone here. Now I am a staff member and I get to give back to clients coming in.” - Julian
“I found my life here. I was going nowhere fast and Northbound gave me my life back.” - Greg
“I am very happy that I came here – it saved my life. I always wanted to get clean, but never had the motivation. Northbound somehow gave me the motivation” - Tommy
“Northbound helped me a lot with growing up and living life to the fullest.” - Joey