Thank you for your interest in Makana Leadership Academy (Makana). We are honored that you would consider working with us to help elevate your family. Our core mission is to instill an entrepreneurial drive and resiliency for those who attend Makana through immersive treatment, experiential education, and renowned leadership training, We are committed to helping your son or daughter with a transformational experience and your entire family with a life-changing opportunity which can holistically heal what’s felt lost.
We understand that finding the best help for your teen can feel overwhelming. But we want you to know that we are here to help guide you through this journey. Placing your child in a stranger’s care is nerve-wracking to say the least. For this reason, our team is ready for your call and eager to answer your questions to make you feel as confident as possible. Our goal is to help you explore as a family what the “right fit” would look like and help you to make the best decision possible during this uncertain time.
If your family determines they would like to move forward with exploring Makana and pursue enrollment, we will work diligently to ensure your needs as a family are met and you receive all the information that you may need to make an informed decision. Our team unapologetically believes that for a student to be successful in our leadership academy and beyond, that it will require families to remain active, present, and excited about the journey forward.
To qualify for admission to Makana, your child and family must meet the following criteria:
Unfortunately, Makana is not equipped to accept certain students who are experiencing or demonstrating any of the following:
Starting the applicant journey at Makana is as simple as making a phone call. You will be connected with a member of our admissions team who will help you navigate the application and assessment process. We want to ensure that we are the right fit for your family.
Call (801) 679-4261 or send us your name and email and we will quickly reply to schedule a conversation with our admissions staff.
DAILY RATE & ENROLLMENT FEES
Makana charges a daily rate of $460 per day. Prior to admission we will require a non-refundable enrollment fee of $2,500 and a deposit for the first 60 days. After this initial fee and deposit, we will bill families on a monthly basis.
HEALTH INSURANCE & TAX INFORMATION
As a courtesy to our student’s families, Makana will provide you with the necessary documentation required by your insurance carrier for possible reimbursement upon request. However, Makana will not actively pursue, advocate, or obtain insurance claims on your family’s behalf. At your request, Makana will provide recommendations to known third party claim specialists who may be able to assist you with this.
Makana Leadership Academy is considered an out-of-network provider and unable to guarantee coverage of services or accept insurance payments directly.
Some services provided at Makana may qualify for a medical tax deduction. While Makana does not provide tax advice, we will provide you documentation at your request for specific accounting needs. Please contact your admissions coordinator for further assistance.
We understand the burden of getting treatment covered can feel impossible. There are lending providers that specifically work with these types of situations to make funds readily available to help financially manage these crisis’. We encourage families to reach out to their local banks and lending agencies to see what kind of resources are available to financially support them.
One such lender is Prosper Healthcare Lending, which is a financial company that provides loans to families specifically for behavioral healthcare needs. You can visit their website at prosperhealthcare.com.
CONFIDENTIALITY & PRIVACY
Makana Leadership Academy neither collects datamining from our website nor dispenses any private or personal information to third parties. Any information given on the application or on our secure Parent Portal is for the sole purpose of client treatment and is protected by HIPAA privacy standards.
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