Top FAQs

Get to know Shepherd’s Hill Academy through our FAQs. We offer answers to frequently asked questions about troubled youth and our boarding school, insurance, cost, contact information, and location. We know that prepared and knowledgeable parents can help their teen achieve success.

We offer this FAQ page as a resource, if you have any other questions, please contact our team at (706) 703-4188 and we will be happy to answer any questions you have about your troubled youth.

What type of behavioral and mental health issues does Shepherd’s Hill Academy address?

In general, we serve troubled teens [teens in crisis] struggling with:

* Digital, Internet, Video Game, Cell Phone Addictions

* ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder)

* ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

* DTD (Developmental Trauma Disorder)

* PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

* Self Harm and Cutting * Depression and Anxiety

* High-Functioning ASD (formerly called Asperger’s)

* Anger, Rebellion, and Running Away

* Narcissism and Entitlement issues

* Loss of Educational Status or Motivation (school expulsion or dropping grades)

* Bipolar and Borderline Personality Disorders

* Adoption/Attachment Issues

* Other behavioral, conduct, and emotional disorders that are causing problems for the teen’s future.

* Victims of abuse

* Trauma

Learn more about Who We Treat.