A treatment center designed to help struggling youth in mental health crisis.
At our core, West Ridge Academy is an all-encompassing program designed to heal families. We facilitate an environment of real change for future generations by providing lasting solutions through comprehensive mental health services for youth and their families. This is where hope and healing begin.
Located in West Jordan, Utah, West Ridge Academy began in 1964 as the Utah Boys Ranch. The organization quickly became recognized for the positive effects its program had on young men who were struggling academically, emotionally, and socially. Today, the academy has served more than 25,000 families, has expanded its services to include outpatient therapy, day treatment, and separate residential campuses for youth ages 9 to 13 and 14 to 17. West Ridge Academy continues to bring hope and healing to families in need.
- West Ridge Academy sits on 50 acres of pristine property at the base of the Oquirrh Mountains in West Jordan, Utah.
- The property includes two separate campuses for different ages, each with its own residential and academic buildings.
- We have an NBA regulation gymnasium, pickleball courts, an outdoor playground, a cafeteria, and a large grass quad.
The path to hope and healing at West Ridge Academy is possible and proven by many families across the nation. We help teens who are struggling with education, anxiety disorder, personality disorder, self-esteem, pornography, peer relationships, motivation, lying, mild learning disabilities, effects of bereavement, anger, bipolar, oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), attention deficit, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), substance abuse, depression or dysthymia, reactive attachment disorder (RAD), obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), etc.
Contact us with your questions and concerns to learn how your family can become whole again.
Admissions Contact Name: Sherry Anderson