Renew and Redo

Do-it-yourself and remodeling shows are extremely popular.  One channel devoted to such programming spends about $500 million per year to produce shows that reach an international audience 24/7/365.  The residuals on reruns alone are astounding, because more people...

July Newsletter 2018

Let Freedom Ring! Auldern students get some time off, too, from all that hard work in school. At different times in their separate journeys, some students spend time spent off campus, while others may remain on campus. This can be hard for those who remain on campus...

I Can’t Take It Anymore

I Can’t Take It Anymore   Within less than one week, two icons within the rarified constellation of celebrity fame and wealth ended their lives in separate but no less tragic circumstances.  While their families reel from the shock of the reality related to...

May Newsletter 2018

Auldern Student Takes the Lead at the Circle C Equestrian Center  Each Saturday, many Auldern students take part in the Riding Instructor-in-Training (RIIT) program at the Circle C Equestrian Center in Sophia, NC. This program provides students with the opportunity to...

Come Fly with Me

On May 9th, members and representatives of the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP) assembled in Washington, DC to meet with members of Congress and the Senate to discuss education, mental health, and addiction issues. The goal of these...

April Newsletter 2018

Auldern Alumni Family Spends Spring Break on Campus The week of April 26th 2018 was Spring Break for high school junior and Auldern Alum, Verika. And while many high school students across the country spent their break pursuing typical vacation activities, Verika...

How Do Executives Function?

Many people toss out the term “Executive Functions” as if they were talking about something as familiar as “cellphones” or “supermarkets”. We know what those things are when we hear the words. We can picture them in our minds, even as we know there might be variations...

March Newsletter 2018

Auldern Students Impacted by the Compassion Experience A day off from school does not mean a day off from learning for our Auldern students. On March 19th Student Life Staff took the entire student body to The Compassion Experience, in Greensboro, NC. This exhibit, a...

Give Me a Break

The message in this article appears in the most recent version of “We Are NATSAP”. It is an ongoing conundrum in therapeutic environments that we stress developing coping strategies to “control” strong emotions while we also acknowledge to our young charges that...
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990 Glovers Grove Church Road
Siler City, NC 27344
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