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Teens Mental Illness

Teens With Chronic Mental Illness Are Less Likely To Finish School And Find Jobs

Reuters | Posted 06.23.2015 | Health News

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Teens with chronic health problems are less likely to complete high school or college or find hig...

How To Tell If Your Teenager Is Depressed And Why We Miss The Signs

Jillayna Adamson | Posted 10.25.2014 | Parents
Jillayna Adamson

What is the difference between normal adolescent behavior and symptoms of greater issues such as depression? When do you seek help?

Getting the Right Help for Troubled Teens

Virginia Gilbert, MFT | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Virginia Gilbert, MFT

Residential treatment centers focus on helping the child take personal accountability. Through individual, group and family therapy, residential staff work on shifting the child from blaming others for his problems to acknowledging that he is where he is because he made poor choices.

Why Treatment Is Critical for Youth With Mental Illness

Michelle Roberts | Posted 07.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Michelle Roberts

Childhood is supposed to be a time of curiosity, learning and growth. But children and teens with serious emotional or behavioral problems often miss out on these normal developmental phases.