Who We Are

The van der Kolk Center at Glenhaven Academy is dedicated to providing world-class trauma-informed treatment to adolescents with complex trauma, mental illness, and behavioral struggles.

Only the van der Kolk Center uses state of the art trauma specific models of treatment including the unique ARC treatment methodology, and works to ensure this treatment model is pervasive throughout all aspects of programming. Developed through the cutting edge work of Dr. Bessel van der Kolk and his colleagues at the Trauma Center at JRI these intensive, individualized treatment interventions feature an array of services designed with a single goal in mind: to prepare our students for a strong, healthy future.

The van der Kolk Center accepts private referrals as well as school system and state social service, youth service, mental health agency placements and educational agency referralsContact us for additional information.