What are the Causes of Teenage Rebellion
10May
What are the Causes of Teenage Rebellion

Pushing boundaries is part of growing up. Once the toddler years are over many parents breathe a sigh of relief that the tantrums have wound down and they...

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What I Learned at Arivaca Boys Ranch
08July
What I Learned at Arivaca Boys Ranch

An Alumnus of Arivaca Boys Ranch wrote this essay reflecting on the change he experienced in the program. Names and personal details are changed to protect...

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Changing Boys from the Inside Out
30December
Changing Boys from the Inside Out

From the moment a boy steps foot on our ranch, he is greeted warmly with an enthusiastic - We are really happy to meet you. Each young man who makes his way...

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How to Build Trust with Your Teenager
29December
How to Build Trust with Your Teenager

The healing journey of our boys is not one they can do alone. Family support is vital and we have facilitated the rebuilding of parent-teenager relationships..

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What Can Be Gained From Horses
16June
What Can Be Gained From Horses

Horses provide us with a respite from thinking about ourselves, a chance to escape from the prison of being ourselves by ourselves. Because horses function...

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