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Home Instruction Is Not the Answer for Students with Mental Health Issues

Home instruction can do more harm than good when it comes to students struggling with mental health issues. It may hide or reinforce the issues, fail to meet the needs of the student, and can actually be the most restrictive environment for the student. Home Instruction is Not the Answer For: School refusal or avoidance […]

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5 Reasons A Therapeutic School May Be Right for Your Child

Sage Day’s Team-Approach contributes to the growth and development of students in New Jersey dealing with emotional issues. The school is proud to offer a solution to kids and teens that have struggled in traditional schools–the slogan “Here we will do what others say you cannot” greets students as they walk through the front doors. […]

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The Benefits of a Therapeutic School

Despite the best efforts of teachers, school officials, and other educators, a regular school environment isn’t the right place for some students to develop. Whether because of learning disorders, emotional troubles, or other mental health issues, some students need a specialized environment that attends to their specific emotional and learning needs. These therapeutic schools provide […]