Real Ranch. Real Values. Real Change.

At Turn-About Ranch, therapy, academics and hard work come together to impart lasting and powerful change in teens.

Located on a working cattle ranch, our program has students take concepts like leadership, teamwork, accountability and responsibility and put them into practice in a real-world environment.

Recommended by doctors and therapists and frequently featured in the media, our acclaimed program has helped thousands of young people get their lives back on track over the course of our 24 years in business.

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Student Profile

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Christian Track

We offer our Christian Counseling Track to any and all students looking to connect their faith to their recovery.


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Typical Day

Turn-About Ranch is a truly unique place. Get a first-hand look at a typical day here.


Answers to many of the most common questions about our programs, policies, and procedures.

A Message from our Director

A Message from our Director

Turn-About Ranch is a special place that provides a unique set of services to struggling young people and their families.

Our students don’t just learn about concepts like leadership, teamwork, accountability, and responsibility – they put these concepts into practice in a real-world environment. Turn-About Ranch students reap the benefits of doing things the right way, and deal with the consequences when they or their teammates come up short. Read more ...

Our Philosophy

The philosophy of Turn-About Ranch can be summarized in six simple words: Real ranch. Real values. Real change.

At Turn-About Ranch, we place great emphasis on providing authentic experiences through which our students can learn and grow.

Because we are a real, working cattle ranch, students come to appreciate that what they do isn’t “busywork” or punishment - they are completing important tasks that are essential to the continued productive operation of the ranch. Learn more ...



“You are saving lives… not just the lives of the children, but the lives of their moms and dads and brothers and sisters. Our daughter is blessed to have had the wisdom, counsel, guidance and friendship of the staff at Turn About.”

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