Sending your teen son away for recovery is never an easy choice. To make it easier, we want you to know what a typical day looks like at Lakeside Academy. Here, we’ll break down what kind of activities, care and therapy your teen son will participate in during their time on our campus.
Rise & Shine: Lakeside in the Mornings
Preparing for the Day
Each boy is expected to be ready to start their day at Lakeside by 7:50 a.m. Wake-up time is at 7:00 a.m., and each boy has the option to wake up earlier to exercise, study, shower and dress.
Around 7:00 a.m., the boys head to our dining hall for a continental-style breakfast. They’ll also receive any prescribed medications that are part of their ongoing care.
Programming begins by 8:00 a.m. Every Monday, we hold a community meeting to start the week off on a positive note. Tuesday through Friday, boys start the day with Character Formation. They learn how to form healthy habits, cope with stressful situations and develop effective communication skills. [Read more…]