About face cadet corps
About face cadet corps is an in-home boot camp styled behavior modification program.
Some of the founders came from a similar program named 180 Recon.
The youth first enter a boot camp of unknown length. According to the homepage the boot camp consist of 3 phases <Ref>About, homepage of the program</ref>:
- Breaking the Cadet down.
- Building the cadet back up.
- "We are here for You"
After leaving the boot camp, the youth are given some counseling and monthy outings.
The program is starting a new project with parenting classes where parents can be informed of concrete prevention, identification, and intervention strategies for the most destructive of adolescent behaviors (poor school attendance and performance, alcohol and other drug use, gangs, runaways, and violent teens - basically marketing for the program. The program last between 10 and 16 weeks.
- Forum: Courthouse News/ Boy Scout Boot Camp Abuses!, a thread on the Fornits Home for Wayward Web Fora