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DRA Survivor Statement: Horrible Place.

DECLARATION UNDER PENALTY OF PERJURY PURSUANT TO 28 USCA 1746 I, Travis H. declare and state as follows: Period of Internment (MM/YY to MM/YY)     02/06 to 11/06 Declarative Statement     Horrible place. Website was all b.s. schooling was less than adequate. Some of the staff were nice, mostly the lower paid ones […]

r/TroubledTeens: Diamond Ranch Academy Survivor Speaks Out

r/TroubledTeens: Diamond Ranch Academy [–]isabellabee[S] “Hi my names Bella and i’m a “survivor” of a “therapeutic boarding school.” The name is Diamond Ranch Academy. I’ve been out for over a year now and not a day goes by that i don’t think about that horrifying, degrading, detrimental place. It kills me knowing there’s kids still […]

DRA Survey – Bella (2013)

Diamond Ranch Academy Survivor Survey – Bella Date of Submission: 8/24/15 Do you wish to grant further testimony to investigators? – Yes. Age and year of admittance – 14, 2013 How long was your stay at D.R.A.? – seven and a half months How long have you been back home? – a little over a […]

DRA Survey – Devyn S. (2009)

Diamond Ranch Academy Survivor Survey – Devyn S. Date of Submission: 08-23-15 Do you wish to grant further testimony to investigators? – Please contact me with further information. Age and year of admittance – I was 16 years old in the year of 2009. How long was your stay at D.R.A.? – 7 months How […]

DRA Survey – Michael B.

Diamond Ranch Academy Survivor Survey – Michael B. Date of Submission: 08-01-15 Do you wish to grant further testimony to investigators? – No. Age and year of admittance – 18, admitted in 2013 returned (forced) in 2014 How long was your stay at D.R.A.? – A total of almost 19 month How long have you […]

DRA Survivor Testimony – Luke B

DECLARATION UNDER PENALTY OF PERJURY PURSUANT TO 28 USCA 1746 I, Luke B declare and state as follows: Period of Internment (MM/YY to MM/YY) (02/13 to 06/13) Declarative Statement I was at Diamond Ranch for 4 month (2/13 to 6/14). I’d say only about 3% (if that) actually “seek” help for their problems. The author […]

Survivor Statement – Spectacle

Period of Internment (MM/YY to MM/YY) Early 2012 – Mid 2013 Declarative Statement Diamond Ranch Academy. The place that was raised up by manipulative, heartless, money-craving bastards. An earlier statement made by one of our own had said that he had refused to take his pill and go restrained. Myself having been there for close […]

Survivor Testimony – Mason R

I went to DRA for 9 months. After my best friend died when i was 16, i refused to get a psychiatric evaluation, and got placed in a impatient mental facility, simply because i didn’t want to talk to a Psych.. I resisted authority while in the Psych Unit, having to be restrained many times, […]

O&A/ RFI Survivor Survey – Rich

Diamond Ranch Academy O&A/ RFI Survivor Survey – Rich What age were you and what year(s) were you enrolled in Diamond Ranch Academy? – 17 March-December 2005 Did you experience the Homeless/ O&A/ RFI process? – Yes I was in Homeless not sure what RFI is since I don’t believe that existed while I was […]

O&A/ RFI Survivor Survey – Collin

Diamond Ranch Academy O&A/ RFI Survivor Survey – Collin What age were you and what year(s) were you enrolled in Diamond Ranch Academy? – 20. Age of admittance was 16. Did you experience the Homeless/ O&A/ RFI process? – Yes. How long were you in the Homeless/ O&A/ RFI process? – 2 weeks. What activities […]