Discovery Academy part of the perfect solution for your teen


Redcliff Programs

Discovery Academy is privately owned by the Ascent Companies. We have some amazing sister programs that offer treatment and support for teens and families with different needs than are served by Discovery Academy offers.

The Ascent Companies are made up of seven main programs and one after care program. Together these programs can offer a full Continuum of Care for your son or daughter.

A Continuum of Care

A Continuum of Care is a series of programs or treatment options for a young man or woman. The series begins with a wilderness program. It concludes with a boarding school and after care program. helping the teen progress from a critical state back home again.

In our continuum of care we have the following programs:

Discovery Ranch Residential Treatment Center

Redcliff Ascent Wilderness Program

Discovery Ranch for Girls Residential Treatment Center

Discovery Academy Therapeutic Boarding School

Redwood Grove Diagnostics and After Care program

Oxbow Academy (Sex Addiction specific treatment program for boys)

Medicine Wheel Wilderness Program for Adults ages 18+

Discovery Connections (specialty program similar to Discovery Academy)

Each one of these programs offers a unique and very specific type of treatment that can help your teen in different ways based upon their needs.  Some of the concerns that your son or daughter may be facing can best be addressed at Discovery Academy.  We specialize in treating and working with students who struggle in the following areas:


Abuse/survivors of abuse

Academic concerns

Addictions and compulsions

ADHD: Inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity

Adoption / foster care issues


Body image

Grief, loss, and bereavement

Executive functioning

Obsessions and compulsions / OCD

Oppositional and defiant behavior

Posttraumatic stress / trauma


Please contact us if your son or daughter would like to learn more about how Discovery Academy can help them discover their true potential!   801-701-3711 


Discovery Academy is open for admission. We are following guidelines established by the CDC and the Department of Utah Heath regarding COVID-19.