• March 26

    Grief in Light of the Pandemic

    Everyone is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in many ways. Many are experiencing some level of anxiety, and those that struggle with anxiety are certainly battling increased feelings of anxiety as this pandemic continues.   At Compass Rose Academy, we approach this season by helping others grieve their losses and…

  • March 17

    March 17, 2020 UPDATE - Response to COVID-19

    As we continue to monitor the situation related to COVID-19, we want to keep you updated on how it impacts our operations and schedule here at Compass Rose. Obviously, this is a fluid situation, so we will do our best to keep projecting to the best of our ability, understanding…

  • March 13

    Response to coronavirus

    Compass Rose Academy is taking the following measures to address the Coronavirus (COVID-19) concern as well as our current plan for visitation both on and off-campus.  First and foremost I want to emphasize our utmost concern is the health and safety of the students we serve.  We will continue to…

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Dr. Townsend

Dr. John Townsend is a world-renowned leadership coach, psychologist, organizational consultant and best-selling author. He conducts leadership coaching programs and counselor training programs throughout the country, including Indianapolis. In addition, he conducts the Ultimate Leadership Workshop and the Counselor’s One Week Intensive.

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Dr. Townsend

Dr. John Townsend is a world-renowned leadership coach, psychologist, organizational consultant and best-selling author. He conducts leadership coaching programs and counselor training programs throughout the country, including Indianapolis. In addition, he conducts the Ultimate Leadership Workshop and the Counselor’s One Week Intensive.

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Upcoming Events

April 23

Spring Parent Weekend

We’re looking forward to our Spring Parent Weekend April 23-26, 2020.  Parent Weekends are programmed with relationship-building activities, support groups, parent education and family therapy. The theme of the weekend will be, learning about the ways boundaries enhance relationships.

May 16

May Parent Group

10 a.m.

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2020, we invite our CRA parents to join us for Parent Group to discuss the challenges of raising a teen who is struggling. It’s a time for parents to learn and support other parents on the road to recovery.

June 20

June Parent Group

10 a.m.

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, 2020, we invite our CRA parents to join us for Parent Group to discuss the challenges of raising a teen who is struggling. It’s a time for parents to learn and support other parents on the road to recovery.

External Resources

  • Independent Educational Consultants are hired by families to help guide the process of finding the best program to meet your child’s needs and to provide support throughout treatment. They are highly qualified and well educated about programs throughout the country.

  • NATSAP is the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs. Find programs using specific criteria and find a program that may fit your needs. This website has proven to be very helpful to researching parents. It groups accredited programs together in one spot for you to search for those that best fit what you are seeking.

  • Struggling Teens is a website that offers information about programs and is a resource for parents.