Behavior modification schools under intense scrutiny.
April 21, 2005 5:33 AM Subscribe
WWASP stung by alleged victims, goverment and watchdog organizations.
The WorldWide Association of Specialty Schools
, a program that manages a series of domestic and overseas behavior modification schools for "troubled teens" is under intense scrutiny right now by a lawmaker in Calfornia who just filed legislation requesting more oversight
, officials in New York investigating various claims against their Ivy Ridge Academy (PDF
) & Utah looking into Majestic Ranch
, recently having an offer turned down
to purchase property for a school in Boonville, Missouri, and having to file a lawsuit against the International Survivors Action Committee
, a watchdog organization closely monitoring WWASP and its large network of
educational consultants, recruiting companies, transport services, real estate ventures, and lots of Limited Liability shell companies.
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