Kolob Canyon and it's warm environment and clinical sophistication is an industry leader in treating adolescent girl's emotional and/or behavioral issues.  We are uniquely equipped to individualize treatment to the needs of each girl, while she progresses in a loving community of girls.  We know that advances are deeper and more lasting when treatment happens in a single gender program, as well a smaller sized program, where the interactions and connections mirror that of a family, not a large, sterile institution.

The following are characteristics of common problems Kolob Canyon treats. This is not an exhaustive list, but is a brief sample of common issues:

  • Eating disorders
  • Addictive behaviors
  • Depression and other mood disorders
  • Family adjustment difficulties
  • Low self-esteem
  • Victims of abuse and neglect
  • Parent/child conflict
  • Obsessive, compulsive disorders
  • Manipulation
  • Low motivation
  • Oppositional-defiance
  • Habitual lying
  • Substance abuse
  • Pornography addiction
  • School failure
  • Self-harm/cutting
  • Adoption issues
  • Transgender 
  • ADHD
  • NLD
  • Attachment disorders
  • Adoption issues
  • Anger management
  • Peer problems
  • Social Media addiction
  • Conduct disorders
  • Other anxiety disorders
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Sexual addictions
  • Suicidal Ideation 
  • Bereavement
  • Abandonment issues
  • Relationship problems

Our admissions criteria will not allow for:

  • Medically unstable
  • Pregnancy
  • Fire Starters
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Sexual perpetrator
  • Extreme violence toward others
  • Severe Autism

How to Apply

The admission process into Kolob Canyon RTC is simple. You may complete the application online by clicking here, creating a new account, and then providing us with information about your daughter.  Alternatively,  you may request an application be emailed to you by contacting our Admissions Director Kaysha Sorensen at 801-318-7278.  Because Kolob Canyon is intentionally kept small (12 beds), please be aware that sometimes parents will have a short wait prior to a bed becoming available.   Our Admissions Director would be happy to let you know about current availability.

For parents interested in talking with other parents who have gone through the treatment process at Kolob Canyon, we are also pleased to provide contact information for parent-references.   If you have other questions or concerns related to the admissions process, please don't hesitate to contact us at the number provided above.