Helping Families Find Schools for Troubled  Kids


Shepherd’s Hill Academy – Residential Therapeutic Christian Boarding School for Troubled Kids

At Shepherd’s Hill Academy Christian Boarding School for troubled kids and Therapeutic Residential Wilderness Program, we understand the challenges many parents face when dealing with troubled teenagers. We also understand the confusion when determining where to search for help for your child. Over the decades of working with struggling teens, we’ve been able to help hundreds of families find hope and healing through our school for troubled kids. We want to help you find help for your troubled teen.

Troubled Teenager Warning Signs: Does This Describe Your Teen?

Shepherd’s Hill Academy offers:

    • New Creations Wilderness Therapy – Removes teens from cultural influences, and promotes therapeutic healing.
    • Next Step Program – Prepares teens to move back into the home, and how to deal with societal issues.
    • Counseling – Individual, Group, Family Counseling. Monthly Parent Workshops. Bi-annual Parent Conferences.
    • Equine Program – EAGALA certified instructors in behavioral, mental, physical, emotional and spiritual healing.
    • Shepherd’s Hill Academy – Private, Christian school for troubled kids, Accredited Academy for Middle and Senior High students.  Offering Advanced Placement courses.

The whole family finds therapeutic value and healing at our Christian Boarding School for troubled kids and Therapeutic Residential Wilderness program in Georgia. Distance and time away from the negative influence of their peers, and our 24/7 residential care gets our students back on track, and allows for healing among all family members.

School for Troubled Kids

To learn more about Shepherd’s Hill Academy school for troubled kids please contact us or fill in the online inquiry form. You can also call us at (706) 703-4188. Be sure to view the Programs pages of our website. If our program is full, or not the right fit, we can help you find the right program for your child.

Jesus looked at them and said With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible” – Matthew 19:26

With God’s goodwill, Shepherd’s Hill Academy has helped hundreds of troubled kids with ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder), ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder), RAD (Reactive Attachment Disorder), DTD (Developmental Trauma Disorder), anger-management, anxiety disorders, Bipolar disorder, behavioral disorders, phobias, at-risk youth, struggling and troubled teens, emotional issues, learning disabilities, physical and sexual abuse, depression, negative peer pressure, rebellious behavior, and other disorders certain health care providers could not accommodate.

Though most of our students come from states in the southeast like Florida (FL), Georgia (GA), South Carolina (SC), North Carolina (NC) and Texas (TX), we’ve enrolled teens from the southwest in states like Arizona (AZ), New Mexico (NM), and California (CA), in the midwest and northwest, Illinois (IL), Nebraska (NE), Minnesota (MN), and Washington (WA). We can enroll teens throughout the U.S.