Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch (YBGR) is a fully accredited, comprehensive therapeutic residential treatment center providing around-the-clock, trauma informed care for youth with emotional and behavioral challenges since 1957.
YBGR is located in Billings, Montana on a 400 acre campus. We are licensed to serve boys ages 7-18 and girls ages 12-18 from across the nation who are struggling with serious emotional and behavioral challenges that may include anxiety, depression, PTSD, bipolar disorder, limited social skills, and self-harm tendencies. There is a specialty, high functioning Autism Spectrum lodge on campus that serves boys ages 10-15. Therapeutic and psychological services are provided under the direction of board certified psychiatrists, licensed mental health providers, and clinical psychologists.
During their time at Yellowstone, clients receive individual, family, group, recreation, and animal assisted therapies. Also available are chemical dependency services and spiritual care. Other campus highlights include: Community Service Opportunities, an Equestrian Center, Vocational Programs, and Life Skills Training.
Our academic services are provided on campus at our accredited K-12 school (Yellowstone Academy) that offers IEP (Individualized Education Plan) supported placements throughout the country. Yellowstone Academy provides regular education, special education, vocational programming, Title programs, and Section 504 services.
Yellowstone is a preferred Blue Cross Blue Shield provider and accepts private insurance, mental health and educational placements, private pay, and Medicaid. Please contact us and we can determine if you have psychiatric inpatient/residential insurance benefits.
Since 1957, Yellowstone has been committed to providing the highest quality of therapeutic and educational care to families and children. You will have a hard time finding more dedicated and loving professionals anywhere else in the industry. Call us today to discover life, hope, and opportunity for your child at 1-800-726-6755.