Behavioral

Mountain Valley Academy’s teachers implement and manage Individual Education Plans and Behavior Intervention Plans.

teacher-help
The challenges our students face include:

  • Lack of impulse control
  • Anger Management Issues
  • Mood instability
  • Physical and verbal aggression
  • Depression/anxiety
  • Peer and family conflict
  • Social challenges
  • Truancy
  • Suspension/expulsion from school
  • Isolation, withdrawal

We pride ourselves on achieving demonstrated positive outcomes with the children who stay with us such as:

  • Increasing learned positive and pro-social behaviors
  • Improving self-management, self-awareness and self-control
  • Renewing enjoyment of social interests and activities
  • Increasing communication and relationship skills
  • Stepping down to the least restrictive environment possible
These outcomes are based on:

  • Evidence-based programs/practices.
  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Comprehensive assessments.
  • Data/Assessment-driven treatment.
  • Transition planning.
  • Demonstrated positive outcomes.
  • Aftercare and community service coordination.