High Point School Hillcrest Educational Centers Incorporated

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Contact Information

Hillcrest Educational Centers Incorporated
Contact: Ashley Kellogg, LICSW, , Program Manager
Email Address: akellogg@hillcrestec.org
Phone: 413 637-2845 xX326

242 West Mountain Road Lenox, MA 01240
Area Served: West

Map Location High Point School

Narrative

Highpoint in Lenox specializes in the treatment of adolescent males, aged 11-16 years of age, who exhibit sexually abusive behaviors, behaviors which pose a potential risk to the safety of others. For many Highpoint students sexualized thought and behavior patterns will be a lifelong self- management issue. Additionally, most Highpoint students are also diagnosed with psychiatric disorders, learning disabilities, and/or mild intellectual disabilities. Therefore, the development of relapse prevention skills and techniques are critical. Program utilizes a variety of clinical academic & social tools to assist students in developing appropriate behaviors in order to promote integration into community setting. Fee paid by tuition. Referrals accepted from DOE, DCF and DYS. Chapter 766 Special Education NYPUM, Clubs, adventure based counseling.

In addition to treatment for sexualized behaviors, Highpoint also provides residential treatment for high risk behaviors of physical aggression, self-injury and suicidal ideation, fire setting and substance abuse.

Service Types

  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Job Training
  • Relationship/Friendship Support
  • Schools - Residential
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Education

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 – 22
  • 9 - 13

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Free Transport
  • Medical Needs

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: DOE,OFC
  • Fees: Free Service, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DOE,OFC