Mental Health

February 27, 2024

How Long Will It Take for Therapy to Work?

Therapists who treat adolescents are often asked, “How long will it take for therapy to work?” The answer depends on several factors including a patient’s diagnosis, […]
January 31, 2024

The Complexities of PTSD in Teenagers

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, about 5% of teens struggle with PTSD. PTSD can severely worsen a teen’s mental well-being and can impact […]
January 16, 2024

Can Puberty Cause Mental Illness?

About 1 in 7 10-19 year olds struggle with a mental disorder. Because many teens struggle with mental health symptoms, many people may wonder if puberty […]
December 29, 2023

Is My Child Having Panic Attacks?

Children and teens can experience panic attacks, although these brief episodes of intense anxiety that cause physical symptoms are more common in adults. Panic attacks can […]
December 28, 2023

The Importance of Adolescent Mental Health

About 1 in 7 teens struggle with a mental health disorder, according to the World Health Organization. Untreated mental health disorders can severely impact an adolescent’s […]
December 13, 2023

How to Talk to a Child About Suicide

Get tips from a mental health expert on how to talk to a child or teenager about suicide.
November 24, 2023

The Importance of Mental Health in Students

About one-third of high school students experience poor mental health, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Poor mental health can be described […]
November 10, 2023

Common Teen Mental Disorders

Some of the most shocking mental health statistics revolve around teen mental health. For example, one in seven 10- to 19-year-olds experience a mental disorder, according […]
November 1, 2023

How Do Mental Disorders Show Up in Adolescents?

Recognizing the symptoms of a mental disorder in an adolescent can be challenging. Mental disorders can impact adults and children differently. Mental health providers generally look […]