Reading Time: 7 minutes That includes body, mind, and spirit. Teens flourish with a holistic approach to care. In addition, an integrated approach treats the underlying causes of self-destructive behaviors. This is ideal, rather […]
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Reading Time: 7 minutes Since social distancing began last March, the rate of teenage video game addiction has been steadily rising. Even before the pandemic, teens were playing video games for hours each day. […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Bulimia is a disorder afflicting millions of school-age children in the United States, especially teens. The scientific name for the disorder is bulimia nervosa – meaning a disease of hunger […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes It’s now been nine months since COVID-related social distancing guidelines went into effect in the United States. In some countries, restrictions have been in place even longer. As the crisis […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes “Is it okay if my son stays in his room all the time?” That’s a question that parents of teen boys are asking frequently these days. With online school and […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes There’s a big difference between thriving vs. coping. The word “thrive” is defined as “flourishing” or “growing well and vigorously.” The word “coping,” however, means simply managing to get by.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Parts of the brain function as interpreters. For teens with a panic disorder, these interpreters don’t function properly. Normally, signals from the body are analyzed, and the brain comes up […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Marijuana is often the most abused drug amongst teenagers. Marijuana is considered a recreational drug by many teenagers. Also, it is a drug that they believe is a harmless way […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes First of all, it is important to know that teen eating disorders are serious. It can be one of a parent’s worst nightmares—a child becoming dangerously thin or overweight. As […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Teen anorexia is a serious disorder. Troubled teens might turn to unhealthy lifestyles as a coping mechanism. Therefore, we must know what to look for. First of all, anorexia is a […]
Reading Time: 6 minutes Anorexia, or anorexia nervosa, is an eating disorder. It is one in which an individual has an irrational fear of weight gain. One may also have a distorted self-image. It […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes Teen anxiety is no fun. Stress helps the body prepare for a challenge. The senses are honed, the brain is alert, and the body is ready to spring into action. It’s […]