Parent Support

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, […]
February 20, 2024

When Should a Child or Teen Start Therapy?

Behavioral health experts explain when parents should consider therapy to treat a mental health challenge. It’s normal for adolescents to experience emotional ups and downs. As […]
February 9, 2024

What Adolescent Mental Health Issues Are Therapists Seeing in Middle Tennessee?

About one out of four adolescents across the nation experience symptoms of anxiety, depression, or behavior and conduct problems, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, according to the latest […]
February 1, 2024

Embrace U’s Adolescent Mental Health Programs Now In Network with BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

BRENTWOOD, TENN., Feb. 1, 2024 — Embrace U, an adolescent mental health clinic offering intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization programs, is now in network with BlueCross […]
December 19, 2023

Embrace U’s Admission Process

What to expect during admission at Embrace U The admission and intake process for Embrace U’s outpatient treatment programs is designed to be straightforward and supportive. […]
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 […]
July 5, 2023

Understanding Teens and Self-harm

Teenagers may engage in self-harm to cope with emotional pain that feels otherwise unbearable. Some adolescents injure themselves out of desperation, anger or to seek attention […]
June 23, 2023

Recognizing the Causes of Your Child’s Disruptive Behavior

Testing boundaries, challenging authority, and even misbehaving as a way to get attention are considered normal parts of growing up. Most children act out every now […]
April 13, 2023

How to Talk to a Child About Acts of Violence

Knowing how to talk to a child about acts of violence such as mass shootings can be difficult. Whether they’ve witnessed a violent event or just […]