Sunset Bay Academy Program Specialized Services

Sunset Bay Academy special services for troubled teens. Providing medical, nutritional, and therapeutic services combined with academic excellence.

Main topics

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist: DR. DIANA E PAZOS PEINADO – Dr. Pazos schedules individual consultations in Sunset Bay Academy twice a month with students that require monitoring of prescribed medication and adjusting dosage when needed.  Parental authorization is required to proivide consultation and treatment. She is currently the Chief of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Department at the Psychiatric Hospital of Tijuana. In addition, she has a private practice in child and adolescent psychiatry.¹

Dentist/ Orthodontist: DR. ALEJANDRO ZAMORA CARRILLO – Dr. schedules dental or orthodontic visits for follow-up care. Parental authorization is required to provide consultation and treatment. Dr. Zamora currently has his own private practice at Dental Zamora.¹

Optometrist/Ophthalmologist: DR. JOSE GUADALUPE AYALA – Dr. schedules eye care visits when a student requires  follow-up care. Parental authorization is required to provide consultation and treatment.¹

Nutrition Services
Nutritionist: DR. RENAN GONZALEZ – Dr. Gonzalez is responsible for the daily school menu at Sunset Bay Academy. He is available for individual consultation if your teen is in need of an individualized diet. He is currently a full-time professor of Universidad Autonoma de Baja California (UABC), Medical College and the current President of the Medical Federation of Baja California.¹

Therapy Services
Group Therapy: SBA FAMILY THERAPIST – Group therapy is conducted by the licensed psychologist who is assigned as your student/family therapist.  In addition, students have group therapy five days a week with their SBA “school family.” This is a comprehensive service that is part of a student’s daily schedule. ²
Individual Therapy: SBA LICENSED CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST – Individual therapy is available to students needing intensive care due to emotional, behavioral, or social challenges.

Academic Services
SAT Preparation Course – SBA offers weekly courses for SAT preparation. Your teen’s SAT score is a pivotal component of their college application process. Your teen will learn strategies and techniques to assist them in obtaining a higher score. They will learn test taking techniques that will save time by focusing on the test topics that impact their score the most. Regardless of your teen’s grade level the SAT prep course can assist them by getting them excited about college and thinking about their future.²

Parent Support Services
Parent Forum – The Parent Forumis a communication and service tool that you can access 24 hours-a-day 7 days-a-week. It is an active website of current SBA families and staff. Staff is available to answer questions, as well as provide recommendations or simply offer coaching strategies. Through the Parent Forum, parents find tremendous support from other families who are faced with similar challenges and experiences. They will also be your greatest advocates, cheerleaders, and new found friends.
You will receive a user name and password when your teen is enrolled at SBA.²

¹ Additional fees for services.
² Included in tuition.

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