How RedCliff Ascent Can Help Your Teen In School   Many of the teens who come to RedCliff Ascent (RCA) haven’t had the best experience at school. For a lot of kids, school is associated with failure and rejection. They cope with school by acting out. At some camps for teenage girls and boys, they…

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The Admissions Process   It takes a lot for you to make the initial call. Generally, most parents never expected they would be at a place to consider a wilderness therapy program for their teen. We want to help make the admissions process as easy as possible. By ensuring we are available to answer questions,…

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Please know that we think of all of you at RCA often and remain in awe of your work and extremely thankful for what you taught our daughter and all the other teenagers who found themselves in difficult circumstances. You are all remembered in our prayers. — RedCliff Ascent Alumni Family, 2016 When students come…

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RedCliff’s Long History By Steven DeMille, LCMHC What can Redcliff Ascent attribute their long history of successful wilderness treatment to? What are the drivers and indicators that have led to constant improvement and better outcomes for troubled teens and their families? Although there are many factors, Steven DeMille shares his story and RedCliff Ascent’s history…

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The Balance The Beginning Looking back, I can still recall the feelings that came along with being a newbie therapist. I embraced the excitement of a new career. As well as the challenges that came along with working in mental health. I also had a level of vigor that seemed to be natural and abundant.…

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