Teen Girl Issues

We are Family: Family Therapy for Teens with Depression

By | July 10th, 2019|Mental Health, Teen Girl Issues|

When teens struggle with depression it can affect the whole family. In order for a family to give their teens the help and support they need—their own health needs to be a priority. This is why research says [...]

Teenage Mood Swings Can Be a Warning of Greater Issues

By | June 26th, 2019|Mental Health, Mental Illness, Teen Girl Issues|

Teenagers are known for going from talking a mile a minute to slamming their bedroom doors and taking vows of silence the next. It can be just as confusing for your child as it feels to be on [...]

Facts About Your Depressed Teenage Daughter

By | May 29th, 2019|Depression, Student Profile, Teen Girl Issues, Therapy|

The onset of depression occurs differently based on the individual. A new study even suggests that males and females develop depression differently. Depression is often characterized by low mood, loss of interest and pleasure, and major changes to [...]

Lingering Physiological Effects of Childhood Trauma

By | May 14th, 2019|Teen Girl Issues, Trauma|

It is commonly accepted that an accumulation of multiple adverse childhood experiences makes adults more likely to continue to face negative experiences. However, a recent study conducted by the University of Missouri revealed that adults who have experienced [...]

Is Your Daughter’s Addiction to Instagram Likes Affecting Her Ability to Feel Well-Liked?

By | May 8th, 2019|Relationships, Technology Use, Teen Girl Issues|

Instagram just proposed that they would start hiding likes from other viewers in an attempt to empower users to use it as a platform of self-expression rather than self-comparison. Younger generations are more drawn to social media apps [...]

Overcoming the Power Struggle: Help For A Defiant Teenage Daughter

By | April 23rd, 2019|Defiance, Teen Girl Issues, Therapy|

Finding help for a defiant teenage daughter can be a difficult process. With hormonal changes, it can feel like a constant power struggle. When your teen is constantly going against you or striking an argument, it is important [...]

Have A Teen Refusing To Go To School? Here’s Some Tips

By | March 29th, 2019|School Issues, Teen Girl Issues, Therapy|

When your teen refuses to go to school, it can cause a power struggle in your home. You may find yourself in a constant battle with them. Rest assured knowing your teen is not the first teen to [...]

Parenting 101: Help for Emotional Issues in Teens

By | March 18th, 2019|Relationships, Teen Girl Issues|

The teenage years are tough. With hormonal changes, growing pains, and maturing relationships, being a teenager can be extremely overwhelming. You may feel like your teen is always on edge and perhaps “overly” emotional. You shouldn’t ignore these [...]

Where to Send a Defiant Teenager: Why Residential Treatment Works

By | March 11th, 2019|Teen Girl Issues|

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 behavior and a lot of attitude. However, defiant [...]

Risky Teen Behaviors: Differences Between Positive and Negative Risks

By | January 18th, 2019|Student Profile, Teen Girl Issues, Uncategorized|

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 seem all the more appealing. A maturational imbalance [...]