Treatment Abuse, Behavior Modification, Thought Reform => The Troubled Teen Industry => Topic started by: Oscar on July 21, 2010, 04:25:05 PM

Title: Tipton Academy news
Post by: Oscar on July 21, 2010, 04:25:05 PM
We have received some criticism of the datasheet (http:// and are in the process of updating it.

Here is some recent headlines from the local media mentioning the facility:

Court Appearances: Valcoure, Capraro, & Tipton Car Theft (http://, by Mike Schrant, KDNS/KZDY, April 20, 2009
Stapleton and Burk Make Court Appearance (http://, by Mike Schrant, KDNS/KZDY, June 22, 2009
Charges Files against Tipton Academy (http://, by Mike Schrant, KDNS/KZDY, July 22, 2009
The Lake: Tipton Academy Escapee Still Missing (http://, KD Country 94 & Z-96.3, November 17, 2009 (Facebook)
Spedden Jumps from Topeka Viaduct (http://, by Mike Schrant, KDNS/KZDY, July 21, 2009

The new datasheet will include this thread when it is adjusted
Title: Re: Tipton Academy
Post by: Ursus on July 21, 2010, 04:34:27 PM
I notice that no staff are detailed on their website: (

It also looks like they make use of WWASPs parent seminars, or something very similar...
Title: Staff List - Tipton Academy, Meadowlark Academy
Post by: Ursus on February 14, 2012, 01:11:43 PM
Staff List (http://, such as it is, from HEAL-online for the now closed Tipton Academy and Meadowlark Academy:

Kevin Richey President
Danielle McClendon Program Administrator
JR Richey Principal
Kaye Richey Owner
Lance Leavitt Program Administrator[/list]