Christian Boarding Schools for Troubled Teens, Boys and Girls, Recommended by Leading Counselors. | Heartlight Christian Boarding School

Christian Boarding School with Counseling

Heartlight’s year-round program offers a therapeutic setting in a relational atmosphere that helps struggling teens begin a more fulfilling and less-destructive lifestyle.
HeartlightHeartlight provides a safe, loving environment that integrates counseling, academic pursuits, mentoring, group therapy, and an active program schedule that encourages life-changing decisions to ensure a healthy and productive life.

Why Choose Heartlight?

Heartlight’s commitment to excellence can be seen in the passion of our staff, the beauty of our facility, the success of our program, and the effectiveness of our work with parents. Heartlight has an atmosphere of relationship that creates an arena for change for your child. We are dedicated to offering help and hope to families in need.

HeartlightJosh McDowell Says:

“I wish to God there had been a place like Heartlight for me when I was a teenager. I really do. It would have saved a lot of heartache for me.”


Dr. Tim Kimmel
Family Matters
Dr. Gary Smalley
Smalley Relationship Center
Dr. James MacDonald
Walk in the Word
Joe White
Kanakuk Kamps


Heartlight's is a leader among therapeutic boarding schools that provide troubled teens with help and counseling Our Christian residential schools serve families in Texas, California, Oregon and Washington on the West Coast and Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Nevada in the Southwest, from Arkansas, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Louisiana, and Mississippi, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois in the Central States, from Montana, North Dakota, Minnesota, and Idaho in the north, and from Georgia, Florida, Virginia, New York, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and New Jersey along the east coast. Teens come to Heartlight from throughout the U.S. and Canada. Heartlight is a Christian boarding school with loving and relational behavioral therapy for troubled teens; a therapeutic boarding school for girls and therapeutic boarding school for boys.

Christian residential schools and behavioral therapy for troubled teens with teen counseling to improve behavior problems of teenagers struggling with anger, oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), attention deficit, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), substance abuse, depression, reactive attachment disorder (RAD), intermittent explosive disorder (IED), obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), eating disorders, self-harm, or rebellion.

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Christian boarding schools for troubled teens, boys and girls, recommended by leading counselors | Heartlight Christian boarding school and teen counseling.