Suicide Prevention

What is Suicidal Behavior Disorder?
October 10, 2017

What is Suicidal Behavior Disorder?

Suicidal behavior can be difficult to talk about. Starting the conversation, however, is critical to fighting back against this mental disorder. It is important to understand the criteria for suicidal behavior Read More

What are the Signs of PTSD in Teens?
August 12, 2017

What are the Signs of PTSD in Teens?

As parents or caregivers we never what to think of children or teens in our care going through an event traumatic enough to cause Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) much less Read More

What is Family Therapy?
April 25, 2017

What is Family Therapy?

Family therapy provides both the families of a struggling teen and the teen themselves with a safe place to heal. If your teen is wrestling with depression, eating disorders, suicidal tendencies, or Read More

February 7, 2017

Tips for Teen Suicide Prevention

If you think a youth you know may be at risk for suicide, it can be a very alienating knowledge. You may be struggling with questions like: Should I tell Read More

January 31, 2017

5 Factors that can Cause Teen Depression

As with adults, there is no one specific thing we can point to and say “that causes depression.” With most teens, there will be a variety of factors that can Read More

January 25, 2017

You Can Save a Friend! Suicide Prevention Tips for Teens

Even if your friend hasn’t asked for help specifically, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t signs that they need help. Most teens who make a suicide attempt don’t really want Read More

Does My teen Have a Mental Illness
January 15, 2017

11 Warning Signs Your Teen is in Crisis

The teenage years are challenging for both you as the parent and your teen. It can be a confusing time of raging hormones, turmoil and difficult questions. Unfortunately, there is Read More