Welcome to The Academy of Physical and Social Development

The Academy is a child and adolescent centered agency offering a social skills group program, individual counseling, and school-based services to Newton and the greater Boston Area.

Founded in 1954, the Academy's mission has always been to provide to children and their families high quality programs and services which promote mastery, self-esteem, and confidence through social, psychological, and/or physical competence.



ANNOUNCEMENTS
Registration is on-going for the 2017-2018 school year for the group program. Please contact Jessica Capone (JCapone@academynewton.com or 617-969-2200 x 15).


We are OPEN on Wednesday, 11/22 but CLOSED on Thursday 11/23 and Friday 11/24 for Thanksgiving.


Click HERE for our Program Evaluation findings.


Group Program

PERC
(Parent Education Resource Center)

School-Based Services

Summer Programs





The Academy is a child and adolescent centered agency offering a social skills group program, individual counseling, and school-based services to Newton and the greater Boston Area.