What makes West Ridge Academy’s Residential Program unique?


West Ridge Academy’s Residential Therapy Program is a 24/7 treatment facility in Salt Lake City, Utah created with the intent to model a healthy home environment. Our students attend an accredited school, participate in various 1A sports, and engage in recreational therapy. Each student receives individual, family, and group counseling from our Licensed Mental Health Therapists. This individualized treatment approach helps struggling teens to find aid and restoration.

This approach is Ideal for:

  • Boys and girls who are troubled and within ages 9-18. West Ridge has separate boys’ and girls’ campuses on its 76-acre property.
  • Struggling youth with mental health and behavioral problems that make it unsafe or unproductive for them to continue with a lower level of treatment. 
  • Troubled teens and youth who want to live in Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Adolescents with depression, bi-polar disorder, anxiety, substance use, addiction, ADHD, family relationship problems, significant academic decline, oppositional defiant disorder, trouble with adoption or attachment, self-harm, or other mental health issues which require a higher level of intense treatment, structure, supervision and accountability over a longer period of time for a long term change.

How does the Residential process work?


Assessments will be conducted to create the best possible treatment plan for the child’s goals and needs. At West Ridge, there is support at every step of the residential treatment plan to improve the lives of teens and their families. With a beautiful campus located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and a phenomenal staff, there are great reasons to experience what West Ridge can do for individuals. Take a closer look at what the process entails:

Residential Pricing

Residential pricing varies depending on individual needs.

Please call our specialists in Salt Lake City for complete details about the program and pricing at (801) 282-1000.