Welcome to Moonridge Academy

Moonridge Academy provides a specialized, unique learning and healing environment for younger girls ages 11-14 that are beginning to experiment with high risk behaviors. These behaviors might include self-harm (often "cutting"), eating disorders, school refusal, peer problems, anger, defiance, sexually acting out or low-level drug or substance abuse. In other instances, a girl may not yet have begun these activities, but because of depression, anxiety or self-esteem issues, is at a high risk to do so.  Moonridge Academy uses a variety of therapeutic modalities including play therapy, sand tray therapy, Equine Therapy and DBT to meet the clinical needs of our younger girls.  Adventure Therapy is a big part of what we do at Moonridge!  Girls and their therapists together hike, camp, ski and mountain bike in the beauty of southern Utah.

Come experience the fun and healing at Moonridge Academy!

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Have questions?  Call our Admission Department at 435-383-3530


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