Residential Treatment Services Provided in a Home-Like Setting

MGA Services are designed to build upon safety for our teens – personal, physical, emotional, social, and spiritual. Individuals cannot work through issues if they do not feel safe.

MGA Therapeutic Services

The staff at our center are experienced in a variety of areas, including trauma and depression. In fact, each girl receives an individualized treatment plan specific to her unique needs. Your teenager's plan is reviewed monthly at a formal interdisciplinary treatment team meeting or “staffing”.

Weekly Treatment Services include:

Individual Therapy

Family Therapy

Group Therapy

Individual Counseling

Group Counseling

Recreational Activities

Independent Living Skills

Community-Based Education

Community Service

Therapeutic Milieu

Goals for the Girls in Our Care

Develop skills for 

Improving Relationships

Develop skills for Improving Education

Replace negative and 

destructive behavior patterns 

with positive new ones

Improve focus and communication/listening skills

Improve self-worth and

boost self-confidence

Reduce need for medication

long term

Develop healthy nutrition

and exercise habits

Develop positive character

and internal values



“I want to say ‘thank-you’ for saving me. It seems cliché, but it’s honestly how I feel.”

-Former MGA Resident

For additional program information or to speak with admissions, please call 507-473-5061.

Minnesota Girls Academy

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