• Residential Treatment Program for Teens 14-17

Blog

where to send a defiant teenager
Where to Send a Defiant Teenager: Why Residential Treatment Works 6016 4016 srtc_admin

Where to Send a Defiant Teenager: Why Residential Treatment Works

The teenage years are tough. Sometimes as a parent it can feel like you are in a constant power struggle with your teen. Hormonal changes can result in occasional defiant…

read more
Tips for helping teen girls and assigned female at birth cope with anxiety
Tips for Helping Teen Girls and assigned female at birth – girls and assigned female at birth Cope with Anxiety 2560 1709 Solstice RTC

Tips for Helping Teen Girls and assigned female at birth – girls and assigned female at birth Cope with Anxiety

While all of us feel anxious at some point during our lives, many teen girls and assigned female at birth face high levels of anxiety every day. When this is…

read more
trauma focused therapy for teens
The Therapy that Works: Trauma Focused Therapy for Teens 4993 3688 srtc_admin

The Therapy that Works: Trauma Focused Therapy for Teens

Trauma-focused therapy is a distinct approach to general therapy. It distinguishes and underlines the understanding of how a traumatic experience can impact a child’s mental, behavioral, and physical well-being. Sessions…

read more
social anxiety in teens
Shyness or Social Anxiety in Teens? Symptoms and Triggers 1790 2560 Solstice RTC

Shyness or Social Anxiety in Teens? Symptoms and Triggers

Adolescence is filled with new experiences and challenges. Teen girls are going through physical and emotional changes and puberty starts and social dynamics begin to shift. With all these changes,…

read more
risky teen behavior
Risky Teen Behaviors: Differences Between Positive and Negative Risks 640 426 Solstice RTC

Risky Teen Behaviors: Differences Between Positive and Negative Risks

The teenage years are the years in which one develops the desire to fit in. This desire may come with a high cost. During the adolescent years, opportunity and risk…

read more
Why Instagram Could Be Worse for Your Child with Low Self Esteem 1200 675 Solstice RTC

Why Instagram Could Be Worse for Your Child with Low Self Esteem

Social media is embedded in most of our daily lives today, few will dispute that. Adults are known to have at least a Facebook profile, while teens are known to…

read more
Being a great role model: Mentoring youth in a positive way 2560 1706 Solstice RTC

Being a great role model: Mentoring youth in a positive way

January is National Mentor Month. For many young people, having a mentor in their life can greatly improve their overall motivation and self esteem. If someone is there who pushes…

read more
A Craving for ‘Likes’: Is It a Social Media Addiction? 1280 720 Solstice RTC

A Craving for ‘Likes’: Is It a Social Media Addiction?

There are certain reward centers in the brain that go crazy for things like chocolate or winning money, which explains why people binge on chocolate or continue to gamble even…

read more
Too Much to Handle Alone: Where to Send a Defiant Teenager 1280 853 Solstice RTC

Too Much to Handle Alone: Where to Send a Defiant Teenager

If you’ve been struggling with your child to the point of it disrupting their daily life, you may be thinking, “I have no clue where to send a defiant teenager.”…

read more
Academic Challenges: How Overcoming Adversity Leads to Success 1200 800 Solstice RTC

Academic Challenges: How Overcoming Adversity Leads to Success

For some students, academic challenges aren’t just struggling to get an A on an exam or passing the SATs—for some, it can seem like an impossible obstacle that can’t be…

read more
trauma treatment
Trauma Treatment: Understanding the Effects and Options Available 1280 895 Solstice RTC

Trauma Treatment: Understanding the Effects and Options Available

Generally, when someone thinks of trauma treatment, an image of an injured soldier comes to mind–this leaves out a massive set of people, though. Adolescents can most definitely experience the…

read more
ADHD in teens
How does ADHD in teens affect social skills? 2560 1707 srtc_admin

How does ADHD in teens affect social skills?

Ever since ADHD emerged as a medical diagnosis in the late 1970s, thousands of children and teens have been diagnosed. As the years passed more research has emerged on how…

read more
Contact Us

Please Answer =