Aspen’s programs exist at the intersection of therapy and education for students that have demonstrated behavioral issues that are interfering with their performance in school and life. Recognizing that every individual is different and challenged by different needs, Aspen offers a wide diversity of educational programs, settings and solutions that match client needs with the right learning and therapeutic environment..

Through the 30 programs that Aspen operates in 11 states, parents can choose from a variety of therapeutic environments that include boarding schools, experiential outdoor education programs, and weight-loss residential academies and summer weight loss camps. In addition, Aspen also operates several day schools for students with identified special education needs. Headquartered in Cerritos, California, Aspen has been operating programs since the 1980’s. Elliot Sainer, CEO says, “I believe strongly that by providing value to our clients, Aspen will continue to grow and expand across the country as the leader in the provision of innovative educational and treatment programs that promote academic and personal growth.

We are expanding to be able to provide additional programs in more geographic areas that give families wider choice.” Today, Aspen employs over 1,500 employees and assisted more than 3,000 students in 2004. “While Aspen continues to expand, its strength is in the quality of each individual program and its local leadership and staff,” says Elliot Sainer. For the past two years , Aspen Education Group was named among the top 100 education companies by Eduventures, a leading independent research firm dedicated to the learning markets.

Aspen’s programs exist at the intersection of therapy and education for students that have demonstrated behavioral issues that are interfering with their performance in school and life. Recognizing that every individual is different and challenged by different needs, Aspen offers a wide diversity of educational programs, settings and solutions that match client needs with the right learning and therapeutic environment.

Through the 30 programs that Aspen operates in 11 states, parents can choose from a variety of therapeutic environments that include boarding schools, experiential outdoor education programs, and weight-loss residential academies and summer weight loss camps. In addition, Aspen also operates several day schools for students with identified special education needs. Headquartered in Cerritos, California, Aspen has been operating programs since the 1980’s. Elliot Sainer, CEO says, “I believe strongly that by providing value to our clients, Aspen will continue to grow and expand across the country as the leader in the provision of innovative educational and treatment programs that promote academic and personal growth.

We are expanding to be able to provide additional programs in more geographic areas that give families wider choice.” Today, Aspen employs over 1,500 employees and assisted more than 3,000 students in 2004. “While Aspen continues to expand, its strength is in the quality of each individual program and its local leadership and staff,” says Elliot Sainer. For the past two years , Aspen Education Group was named among the top 100 education companies by Eduventures, a leading independent research firm dedicated to the learning markets.