Liberty Point Behavioral Health
Welcome to Liberty Point Academy where we strive to help students with cognitive, behavioral and emotional challenges increase their quality of life through a carefully integrated academic and vocational approach. What makes Liberty Point Academy unique is that our program offers a revolutionary curriculum infused with career exploration and vocational training benchmarks in each course offered. Specifically, each lesson plan throughout every content area focuses on empowering students to learn the skills necessary for independent living and transitioning into the world of work. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals helps each family and student build a lifelong plan that addresses:
- High School Completion
- Post Secondary Educational & Vocational Training Opportunities
- Independent Living
- Money Management
- Health & Wellness
- Community Resources
With all of the treatment modalities, educational resources and vocational training opportunities in one location, students get an integrated experience second to none.
We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to come visit our facility so that you can see our new school building recently constructed in 2011, meet our outstanding academic, vocational and clinical team; and learn more about our customized curriculum and transition services.
Liberty Point Academy provides research based educational, vocational and behavioral services to students in need of a highly structured, individualized learning environment. Curriculum and instruction are designed to help each student master grade appropriate academic, vocational, and social skills through a variety of traditional and research based innovative approaches. Liberty Point Academy believes that students with academic and social deficits learn best when challenged in a non-traditional environment offering a variety of instructional models. By tapping into the appropriate motivational strategy for learning, each student has the opportunity to maximize academic advancement and transition back into a less restrictive school setting.
Goals of the School
- Increase Functional Academic Ability
- Maintain academic progress by meeting educational requirements in accordance with home school district’s criteria
- High School Completion and Pursuit of Post Secondary Options Leading to Self-Sufficiency
- Prepare Students to Enter the Job Market and Build upon their Life Skills for a Successful Transition to Independent Living
About Liberty Point
Liberty Point Behavioral Healthcare offers intensive residential treatment, education and vocational services for young men ages thirteen to twenty two identified as having a cognitive, behavioral or emotional disability. Liberty Point is located in Staunton, Virginia and is nationally accredited by The Joint Commission. The facility is licensed to operate through the Virginia Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services and the academic component is licensed by the Virginia Department of Education.
Mary-Margaret Daggy, Director of Education