Thank you for considering VPI Bennington. Our mission is to maintain a therapeutic community that enables our youth to heal from past trauma, find pleasure and joy in their present lives, and build inner resources for their future. We believe the fulfillment of our mission begins with the admissions process. Our goal is to provide a supportive admissions process for students, families, and agencies. To make a referral, complete and submit the Referral form with supporting documentation to Lisa Smith, Admissions Director. To download the form, click here.