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Relearning Social Relationships

Technologically speaking, the current generation of teenagers lives in a world unknown to their parents when they were that age. Smartphones, tablets, laptops, and other electronic devices are everywhere and hard to avoid. Social media use seems unavoidable, but for many young Americans, social media platforms have had a very

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Learning to Appreciate the Power of a Good Book

“I believe that reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found,” wrote the American novelist Kurt Vonnegut Jr. in his autobiographical collage Palm Sunday. “By reading the writings of the most interesting minds in history, we meditate with our own minds and theirs

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Four Months to Turn a Teen’s Life Around

Eighteen-year-old Ben grew up in a military family. His father Greg served in the US Army for 29 years and consequently, the family moved a lot. Ben went to elementary school when they lived in Texas. “He was showing this disruptive behavior and a kind of cocky attitude,” remembers his

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Bedroom of a teen mental health treatment program where teens get better sleep.

Why Sleep Is Critical For Teenage Health 

“Over 75 percent of US high school students do not get the sleep they need. So, why does it matter that teens are sleep-deprived? What’s the big deal about getting enough sleep?” asked Rutgers psychology professor Jessica Leigh Hamilton recently on Psychology Today. Dr. Hamilton listed three main reasons in

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Don’t Delay When Your Teen Needs Treatment

Sending your child to a residential treatment program is not an easy decision for parents to make—at any time of the year. “It’s not a call any family wants to make,” says Turning Winds admissions director Eric Loesch. “In most cases, they have explored what seemed less drastic steps or

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