Teen Trauma, Anxiety, and Depression: Five Ways Parents Can Assist the Turbulence

Teen Trauma, Anxiety, and Depression: Five Ways Parents Can Assist the Turbulence

Being a teen is a wild ride. For the first time in your life, you’re experiencing a crusade of emotions you haven’t yet been exposed to. For many, it is also the first time you begin to question the rules that have been laid out for you. There are...
Assisting Your Teens Transition After Treatment

Assisting Your Teens Transition After Treatment

The overall goal of a residential treatment center is to help teens develop appropriate coping skills to sustain their mental health and lead an enjoyable and healthy life. While in a residential therapy program, teens will receive the tools necessary to pursue their...
How to Get Your Insurance to Pay for Residential Treatment

How to Get Your Insurance to Pay for Residential Treatment

If you are thinking about enrolling your troubled teen in a residential treatment program, price has more than likely been a point of discussion. These facilities often come with a hefty price tag. Perhaps you’ve been close to going forward with a program you felt...
The Dangers Of Teenage Cell Phone Addiction and How To Avoid Them

The Dangers Of Teenage Cell Phone Addiction and How To Avoid Them

Did you know that the average amount of time an American teenager spends looking at the screen of their cell phone is 8 hours? To put that into perspective, that is the same number of hours the average adult spends at work. I don’t think we need to convince anyone...