Typical Student


Turnabout Ranch is dedicated to providing education for adolescent patients.

Turn-About Ranch Residential Treatment Program is a high impact program for struggling teenagers between the ages of 13-17. Turn-About Ranch has experience in the treatment of the following diagnoses and behaviors:


  • Abuse (physical, emotional, or sexual)
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Attachment Disorder
  • Attention/Hyperactivity Disorders
  • Bi-Polar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parent-Child Relational Problem (including adoption)
  • Personality Disorder
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Somatoform or Factitious Disorders
  • Substance Addictions or Related Disorders
  • Tic Disorder
  • Tourette’s Disorder
  • Trauma including PTSD
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Diabetes


  • Anger
  • Low Self-esteem
  • Poor Academic Performance
  • Truancy
  • Adoption Concerns
  • Authority Problems
  • Manipulative
  • Promiscuity
  • Rebellion
  • Isolation
  • Irritability
  • Family Problems

Some behaviors that would preclude treatment at Turn-About Ranch:

  • Aggressive behaviors that could put other students or staff at risk
  • Serious Active Eating Disorder
  • Active Suicide attempts
  • Sexual perpetrator behaviors
  • Students whose psychotropic medication regimen is not stable
  • Psychotic Behaviors

We do not utilize any government funding source. This means students at Turn-About Ranch are neither court adjudicated students nor are they students whose families are no longer involved. Parents place students directly or with assistance from Clinical Professionals or Educational Consultants.