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30 Day Assessment and Intervention
Safe supportive host family environments with access to day treatment program on 8 acre campus in rural environment
psycho-eduacational assessment with reccomendations as part of the program

Long Term Treatment
Safe supportive host family environments with access to day treatment program on 8 acre campus in rural environment
Therapeutic treatment plan implemented by multidisciplinary team as part of the program

Educational Support
Implementation of Ministry of Education curriculum via Independent Learning Centre with support of Venture Academy teachers experienced in teaching youth with learning and behavioural challenges

OARTY Member: Venture Academy
Program/Facility Description: 30 Day Assessment and Intervention and Long Term Treatment
City: Springwater
Ministry Region: Central
Home Type: Foster Home
Client Group: ED/BD
Accredited By: CARF Canada
  • 1 Immediate
  • 2 30 Days
  • 0 60 Days
  • 0 90 Days

Accepted Conditions

1. Client Groups

Ages 12 and upCoed
Cultural AccommodationsDual Diagnosis Clientele
Emotionally DisturbedPhysical Abuse Victims
Religious AccommodationsSexual Abuse Victims
Technologically DependantTransitional Age Youth (16-18)
Young Offenders

2. Diagnostic Features

ADD/ADHD/Severe Learning DisorderAttachment Disorder
Autism Spectrum DisorderBipolar
Borderline Personality DisorderConduct Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive DisorderOppositional Defiant Disorder
Personality DisorderSexually Transmitted Infections

3. Problematic Behaviours

Bed WettingChronic Lying
Cruelty to AnimalsDefiance (Excessive)
Demanding (Excessive)Fearful/Anxious
Manipulative/Causes ConflictNo Problematic Behaviours
Over-activePhysical Aggression Towards Property
Physical Aggression Towards SelfRunning
Short Attention SpanSocially Delayed
StealingSubstance Abuse
Suicide AttemptsSuicide Threats/Ideation
Verbally Abusive

4. Sexual Acting Out Behaviours (all ages)

No services offered in this category

5. Teen Issues

AbortionBirth Control
PregnancySexually Active Teen
Substance Abuse

6.1 Health Care Requirements

Dietary Considerations

6.2 Procedures from Regulated Health Professions Act, 1996

No services offered in this category

7. School and Community

* Select the following criteria that are addressed through external education/community services, for internal supports, please denote in the appropriate categories.
Disruptive Behaviour in ClassroomSpecial Education Needs

8. Program Model


9. Program Treatment Services

Anger ManagementAssertiveness Training
AssessmentBehaviour Management
Community Skills TrainingCrisis Admission/Emergency
Day TreatmentLife Skills Program
Long Term Residental (2+ years)Medium Term Residental (1-2 years)
Milieu TherapyPreparation for Independence
Private SchoolRecreational Program
Short Term Residential Care (<1 year)Social Skills Training
Specialized Program for Transitional Age YouthSummer Program

10. Professional Services Included in Set Rate (Professionals on staff and/or contracted at no additonal cost)

Behaviour Management ConsultationClinical Consultation
Family TherapyGroup Therapy
Psychological AssessmentPsychotherapy
Special Education Consultant

11. Additional Community Provided Professional Services

Behaviour Management ConsultationDental specialist
Music, Drama and Other TherapyNeurological Consultation
Nutrition and Feeding ConsultationOccupational Therapy
Orthodontic SpecialistPhysiotherapy
Psychiatric AssessmentPsychiatric Supervision
Psychological AssessmentRespiratory Technician
Speech Therapy