Why Compass Rose?

Compass Rose Academy is a Christian organization committed to enriching the lives of children and families through emotional healing, personal development and spiritual growth.

Located in the Midwest, Compass Rose is designed to help teenage girls ages 14-18 and their families succeed at home and in life through both prevention services and a residential treatment center for troubled teen girls.

The residential treatment center works to intensively redirect, rebuild and restore young women who are suffering from problems with school, home or family.

Admissions

We prefer discussing your daughter’s situation prior to submission of an application. If it is determined that she may be a good fit, you can continue with the application process online.

 

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Admissions

We prefer discussing your daughter’s situation prior to submission of an application. If it is determined that she may be a good fit, you can continue with the application process online.

 

Call NowLearn More

Successes

Compass Rose Academy understands the importance of a healthy family. We provide services that help equip teen girls and their families with the resources and experiences they need to build emotional strength and improve family functioning. Through safe, structured and unified programs rooted in God’s grace, families are challenged to work together to pursue more fulfilling, compassionate and respectful lifestyles.

Dr. Townsend

Dr. John Townsend is an expert endorser of and consultant to Compass Rose Academy. Townsend is a New York Times best-selling author who has written or co-written 27 books, including the well-known Boundaries series. Townsend is also a Christian psychologist. Compass Rose’s clinical model of care, the Growth Model, is based on his work.

Dr. Townsend

Dr. John Townsend is an expert endorser of and consultant to Compass Rose Academy. Townsend is a New York Times best-selling author who has written or co-written 27 books, including the well-known Boundaries series. Townsend is also a Christian psychologist. Compass Rose’s clinical model of care, the Growth Model, is based on his work.

  • August 02

    Constant Back Talk: Tips for Parents of Tweens and Teens

    By John Townsend, Ph.D. One of the signs that you have turned the parenting corner into another world is the start of back talk. Whether it be sarcasm, argumentativeness, rudeness or plain old in-your-face defiance, you now wonder what happened to the child who thought you were really cool, loved…

  • July 20

    Failure Strengthens Faith

    We each face the human story of failure. Whether it’s a failed driver’s test, failed job interview, failed relationship or failed dream, broken expectations and falling short of our hopes remind us we are not in control. We find ourselves weak and embarrassed when we mess up. It’s easy to…

  • June 28

    Starting at an Early Age: Major Do’s and Don’ts of Parenting

    It’s never too early to start parenting. Neuroscience research has shown us that a young child’s brain is more malleable and teachable, while change is a bit more work in later years. So it’s a good idea to have your approach to parenting applied while the cement is still wet,…