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The Truth Behind Teen Tech Addiction

Social media has become increasingly popular in today’s society. Young people turn to social media to keep themselves entertained, show a highlight reel of their own life, and to snoop on the lives of others. It can quickly become addicting. Social media has both pros and cons. Teens who suffer from social anxiety may find…

teen cyberbullying
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Unplugging Teen Cyberbullying

Online bullying has become increasingly common with the growth of social media platforms. The term that refers to online bullying is best known as “cyberbullying”. Teen cyberbullying can quickly start to have a negative impact on ones life. In fact, there is a line between online bullying and depression in teens. A recent study shows…

depressed struggling teen
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Steps to Help A Depressed Struggling Teen

Finding the best help for a depressed struggling teen is not always a straight shot. What works for one teen may not be helpful for another. As kids become older and their life problems become more complex, you have to transition to a supportive role. You may not have all the answers, but that’s okay.…

help for OCD in teens
Parenting 101: Help for OCD in Teens 5184 3456 se_admin

Parenting 101: Help for OCD in Teens

Obsessive compulsive disorder can quickly become all-consuming in a teen’s life. Studies show that when teens are constantly hard on themselves it can lead to the development of OCD. The frequency and intensity of OCD-like behaviors is what separates them from a character trait and a disorder. Help for OCD in teens can start with…

how to help your teenager through divorce
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Managing the Split: How to Help Your Teenager Through Divorce

Divorce is a decision that affects the whole family. Teenagers experience many hormonal changes, developmental shifts, and may feel like they are riding an emotional rollercoaster through their adolescent years. When divorce is added to the mix, this can bring about even more hardships for teenagers. They may feel in the middle of it all…

anxiety and PTSD in teen girls
Anxiety and PTSD in Teen Girls: What Parents Need to Know 4608 3456 se_admin

Anxiety and PTSD in Teen Girls: What Parents Need to Know

Anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder are two things that can impact everyone. Teen girls may struggle with one or both of these types of disorders. The symptoms they exhibit may vary based off of the individual and the situations surrounding them. Pop singer, Ariana Grande, recently shared an image of her brain scan. Grande suffers…

stress in teens
What Causes Stress in Teens: Management Strategies 5472 3648 se_admin

What Causes Stress in Teens: Management Strategies

The teenage years can be an extremely stressful period in one’s life. Young one’s are trying to figure out who they are and where they fit in. Relationships, school work, and hormones can make this period in one’s life extremely overwhelming. As a parent, it is not abnormal to feel like you are in a…

teen attachment issues
Teen Attachment Issues: The T.V. and Tips for Parents 0 0 se_admin

Teen Attachment Issues: The T.V. and Tips for Parents

As a parent addressing teen attachment issues can be difficult. You may not know what to do or say to help your teen with their struggles. Research shows that help may be behind the tv screen. Recent studies have found that stories from tv or movies can help individuals cope or manage their own relationship…

adolescent depression treatment
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Adolescent Depression Treatment: All About Cognitive Biases

Depression in adolescents occurs for many different reasons. There is no specific trigger to this type of mental illness. A variety of situations or factors can motivate the development of depression or depressive symptoms. Adolescent depression treatment is the same way. There is no magical treatment that heals all depressions. Instead, there are a variety…

getting help for a defiant teenage daughter
Getting Help For A Defiant Teenage Daughter: Five Ways To End Defiance 640 429 se_admin

Getting Help For A Defiant Teenage Daughter: Five Ways To End Defiance

The teenage years bring about many hormonal changes for teenage girls. Parenting a teenager can often feel like a power struggle. When they exhibit defiant behavior, it can quickly become frustrating and cause you to want to react negatively. In the end, this will only worsen the situation and the relationship between you and your…