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.

  • December 06

    Building Inner Resources

    If your approach to health and wholeness is only targeting symptoms with a top-down approach, you may only be addressing half the issue, at best. Addressing symptoms is often necessary and can alleviate some suffering, but learning to cope is not as good as it gets! That would be like…

  • November 25

    John Townsend Called Me a Flaming Codependent

    Granted, there was some lightheartedness to it, but when the author of a book called Boundaries, calls you a flaming codependent, it gets your attention. During the years that I was in his counselor training program, I was really pressing into a certain area of growth, especially as it relates…

  • November 19

    On Being a 3

    A few years ago a team member began talking incessantly about the Enneagram and spouting off all sorts of information about numbers and types and wings and whatnot. She got us all intrigued and pretty soon, most of us had read the book The Road Back to You by Ian…