Teenage Pregnancy and Boarding Schools for Girls


Dealing with the responsibility of being a parent is one of the hardest tasks to take on. Becoming a parent involves emotion, compassion, dedication, strength, knowledge, protectiveness, and being able to financially support the child. Parenting also involves many other components, which sometimes come with the territory of being a parent. It's a hard job but someone's got to do it.

One of the major concerns of having a child or becoming a parent is to do so when you're old and mature enough to take on the responsibility. One of the problems in today's society is teenage pregnancy. The risk of pregnancy in troubled teenage girls is increasing largely. Many struggling teenage girls don't know how big of a responsibility it is to raise another human being when they themselves still have a lot of growing to do. Troubled teenage girls need to be more educated about themselves and their bodies as well as ways to protect themselves from getting pregnant if they're sexually active. Also, teenagers are more prone to risks during a pregnancy than a twenty or thirty year old woman would be. Becoming a teen parent automatically gives you a big responsibility to deal with. This means that all of your personal priorities are set aside and that your child comes first. Most teens don't even know how to take care of a child. Taking care of your own child isn't like babysitting; it is a full time job. Dealing with children involves a lot of patience, which a lot of teens don't have.

It can be very scary for young troubled girls when they realize they're pregnant. It Is very important for families to remain supportive and be there for emotional guidance during these very difficult times. There are steps that can be taken to help educate your struggling teenage girl. Preventing teenage pregnancy is a great first step, educate your confused teenage girl on ways to practice safe sex. Explain to them that the best birth control is abstinence. Another way would be to have the young struggling girl removed from her environment for a period of 60 to 90 days so she can take a step back and realize the consequences of her decisions. Zion Education Service has expert child placing specialist who are dedicated to restoring the values that are in the troubled girl. By calling (888) 597-9495 parents of confused teenage girls can find the help their daughter may desperately need. There are many boarding schools for struggling girls and it can often be a difficult task to locate the perfect option for troubled adolescent girls. ZES’ specialists have visited hundreds of schools so they have a objective view of many of the options you as parents may be exploring.


Behavioral Health


Wilderness Therapy

RTC (Residential Treatment Centers)

Therapeutic Boarding School

Education Consultants/Mental Health

Intensive Outpatient Programs
Mental Health Counselor/Therapists
Kid is being worked with “at home”, local therapy. They want their client back

Focus on: (referral based)
Mental Health personnel
Educational Consultants

IOP patients

Addiction Treatment

Types: NTAAP - NAADAC - Foundations


Primary Care: 28 days

Extended Care: 60-90 days

Long Term Care: up to 1 year
12 step programs
Celebrate Recovery

Sober Living/IOP:


Focus on:
Mental Health facilities

Mental Health

Types: APA

911/Emergency: immediate crisis

Stabilization: up to 28 days

Psych Stay: 1-2 months

Structured Living:


Focus on:
Guidance Counselors
Public Professionals