Missanabie Woods Academy
Missanabie Woods Academy is a behavior modification program marketed as a summer camp.
It is owned by New Horizon Youth Ministeries in Indiana.
It is a 10 week program for both genders aged 14 to 18.
In 2012 the ministry was bought by Lifeline Youth & Family Services, Inc. The webpage of the facility was taken down and until further notice this program is considered closed.
- Info: American homepage
- Info: Canadian homepage
- Info: Youth facility in Marion under fire for its tactics, reprint from Teen Advocates USA.
- Info: Time spent at youth camp left lasting scars for some, By KEITH ROYSDON, Star Press, October 22, 2006 (Reprint from International Survivor Action Committee)
Survivor groups and statements
- Combined survivor and gaoler group: New Horizons Staff and Students, Yahoo
- Survivor statement: Brian Fey
- Forum: Canadian Teens in American Gulag Schools, a thread on youthrights forum
- Forum: sending troubled teen to a program, a thread on the message board of adoption.com mentioning the program
- Forum: New Horizon Youth Ministeries collapse - any info?, a thread on the Fornits Home for Wayward Web Fora
- History - Christian Schools for Troubled Teens, homepage of the program Checked: October 2010