Supporting Children and Teenagers With ADHD

Recognizing and Understanding ADHDADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders. It must be diagnosed by a medical professional and is often diagnosed in an individual’s early childhood. It can affect their ability to regulate attention and control their impulsive behaviors, though it is typical for children to have difficulties

Counseling and Therapy for Teens

Understanding the Different Types of TherapyWhen considering therapy, it is essential to understand the different types and their characteristic in order to find the best fit for your teenager. Therapy sessions consist of collaborating with a licensed and trained professional, the content of each session can vary based on several factors such as the type

Supporting Neurodivergent Children

Understanding Neurodiversity in Young ChildrenNeurodiversity is primarily the idea that different people experience and react to things in different ways, emphasizing the fact there is not one set way of learning or behaving. It is typically used to refer to people with a range of neurological disorders, a few of them being ADHD, autism, dyslexia,

Teen Suicide Prevention and Helpful Resources

Recognizing Warning Signs Both the well-being and happiness of your teenager are extremely important, one of the most vital components of supporting them is being able to identify and acknowledge the signs that may exhibit they are struggling with suicidal thoughts. These signs can be put into 3 main categories, behavioral changes, situational cues, and

The Impact of Technology and Digital Media On Teenagers Mental Well-being

Understanding The Role of Digital Media and Technology on Teen’s LivesRecently, technology has become an integral part of teenagers’ lives, playing a role in their learning experiences, developing relationships with their peers, and forming their identities. The evolution of social media platforms, as well as technology in general, has forged new ways to connect with

Anger Management in Teens

Understanding Particular Triggers of AngerAs teenagers grow and go through puberty, the several hormones that are released typically have significant impacts on their moods and the extent of their responses to things. Oftentimes, what may look like an overreaction to something is just them expressing their emotions to the best of their capability; Teenagers can

The Development of Social Skills in Children and Teenagers

Understanding The Role of FriendshipsFriendships can play a vital role in the mental well-being of both children and teenagers. Recent research has shown correlations between friendship and improved mental health, a few factors friendships can directly enhance include increased self-esteem, self-confidence, emotional intelligence, and more. The process of developing friendships can also help get them