Mental Health

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 […]
October 31, 2023

How Does PTSD Develop in Teenagers?

About 5% of adolescents struggle with PTSD, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. PTSD, or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, involves either a singular event or […]
October 20, 2023

Pet Therapy: The Healing Power of Animals

Embrace U is embracing the benefits of pet therapy, also known as animal-assisted therapy. These benefits can be both emotional and psychological, providing adolescents who are […]
September 20, 2023

Treatment For Suicidal Ideation in Children

Making decisions about when and where to seek treatment for a child experiencing suicidal ideation can feel overwhelming. While it is not uncommon for adolescents facing […]
September 14, 2023

What is Passive Suicidal Ideation vs Active

It can be hard to determine the severity of suicidal ideation in adolescents. Any thoughts of suicide should be taken seriously, but there is a distinction […]
September 1, 2023

Finding Mental Health Support for an Adolescent, A Mother’s Story

Finding the right treatment for an adolescent experiencing mental health challenges can feel overwhelming. Parents must consider factors like cost and time while deciding between treatment […]
August 24, 2023

Signs a Child is Self-Medicating

According to the World Health Organization, one in seven 10-19 years olds experience a mental disorder. Millions of teens struggle with mental illness; however, many teens […]
August 3, 2023

Why Should You Seek Treatment for Your Child Before the School Year?

According to the World Health Organization, about 1 in 7 10-19-year-olds struggle with a mental disorder. Mental illness can negatively impact all areas of your child’s […]