Gem Academy of Arizona is a solution based treatment program for overweight and obese adolescent girls. The format is that of a boarding school with a curriculum inclusive of high school general studies, nutrition and culinary, fitness, therapy, community service and experiential learning.
What Is Gem?
How Gem Academy Works
Gem Academy utilizes a scientific approach and evidence based practices in every aspect of the program including nutrition, fitness and multi-modal therapeutic practices.
How We Work
Gem’s purpose is to create an environment to overcome the setbacks (both physical and emotional) related to the disease of obesity and use that success as a launching point to become a catalyst for change in their lives and lives of others .
Read About Our Purpose
The Mission of Gem Academy of Arizona is to set the bar as the gold standard as a health care solution for overweight and obese adolescents. This will be done through a scientific approach and evidence based practices in every aspect possible ranging from dietary and counseling to activity and fitness.