Saving Teens Blog

Auldern Academy Joins SavingTeens to Help a Teen

June 20, 2016 – SavingTeens is thrilled to welcome Auldern Academy to our distinguished team of partner programs. Auldern recently joined SavingTeens, along with educational consultant Kim Davis, to provide support to a struggling family. “Auldern Academy and Ms. Davis […]

Asking For Permission

VANESSA: When I first came home it was nerve racking and scary because I didn’t know what was going to happen next. But, I did know that I wasn’t going to be living in a structured place anymore. Lets just […]

Going Away & Coming Home

SAM: I went to boarding school a few months into my freshman year of high school, 2011. I was hurting more than I was helping…not only me, but my family as well. I grew up in a beautiful part of […]

How We Got Here

SavingTeens is proud to introduce our spring bloggers, Vanessa & Samantha.  Vanessa & Sam were roommates at a therapeutic boarding school in Michigan and are now sisters living in Connecticut after Vanessa’s mom adopted Sam.  They will be sharing their […]

SavingTeens Hires Executive Director

August 17, 2015- SavingTeens in Crisis Collaborative (SavingTeens) announced the appointment of Carrie Weatherhead, LCSW, as its Executive Director. Ms. Weatherhead, formerly the Director of Development for SavingTeens, brings a strong leadership record with charitable organizations. Prior to joining SavingTeens […]

Great News from a SavingTeens Family

June 30, 2015 – SavingTeens in Crisis Collaborative (SavingTeens) is proud to report that our second family placed in Solstice East this year is doing well.  The young woman was referred to SavingTeens through the pro-bono support of Gail Curran, an […]

Help SavingTeens Reach Our FY2015 Goals

June 2015 Dear Friends, Ten years ago I had an epiphany around the difficulties of raising a troubled teen. As a parent, the interventions I accessed, including wilderness programming, therapeutic boarding schools, and after care really did work. In parallel […]