Posts Tagged ‘Stressful Situations’

  • Bullying In Schools Still Common - Teen Rehab

    Despite Nationwide Efforts, Bullying In Schools Still Common

    Apr 19, 15 • 2937 Views • Featured, Self Esteem & IdentityComments Off on Despite Nationwide Efforts, Bullying In Schools Still Common

    Bullying of all kinds has become a prominent issue in the news, and putting a stop to widespread bullying has become a priority of various public awareness campaigns and legislative efforts. Despite these efforts, new research from Clemson University suggests...

  • Tips On How To Cope With A Child's OCD - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Mar 31, 15 • 1402 Views • Mental IllnessComments Off on How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a condition most often associated with adults. However, a small percentage of children also have OCD. Most kids affected by OCD will typically see symptoms around the age of 10, and this can be very challenging for...

  • PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Heartbeat Changes Predict PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression

    Feb 20, 15 • 1636 Views • Mental IllnessComments Off on Heartbeat Changes Predict PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression

    Changes in the function of the nervous system help explain the adult onset of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in teenage girls who witness parental acts of aggression, researchers from the State University of New York at Albany report. Only a minority...

  • Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants

    Feb 10, 15 • 1621 Views • Featured, NewsComments Off on Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants

    Who knows better what’s going on in campus life than the students? No one, and this is why cops often use students as confidential informants. The practice is risky, controversial and...

  • Now Is The Time - Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure - TeenRehab

    How To Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure

    Jan 16, 15 • 1654 Views • Featured, For the ParentsComments Off on How To Protect Your Teen From Peer Pressure

    Peer pressure is a powerful force. If you remember being a teenager, which most of us do with regret, you know just how important it is for young people to fit in with their peers. We all want to be a part of the group and to avoid being too different. In...

  • Genetics, Family Conflict Risks - Teen Alcohol Problems - TeenRehab

    How Do Genetics And Family Conflict Affect Risks For Teen Alcohol Problems?

    Nov 25, 14 • 1949 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on How Do Genetics And Family Conflict Affect Risks For Teen Alcohol Problems?

    Researchers and addiction specialists are well-aware that children who grow up in households heavily affected by family conflict have heightened chances of developing significant substance problems during adolescence. Genetic inheritance also meaningfully...

  • How To Improve Self-Control As A Recovering Addict - TeenDrugRehabs

    How To Improve Self-Control As A Recovering Addict

    Nov 6, 14 • 1918 Views • Addiction RecoveryComments Off on How To Improve Self-Control As A Recovering Addict

    Most of us could benefit from developing our self-control. Certainly we don’t want to become unfeeling robots with no sense of spontaneity, but many of us would be better off if we could resist that donut, telling off our boss, or...

  • Connection Between Bullying And Suicide - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    What’s The Connection Between Bullying And Suicide?

    Sep 9, 14 • 1537 Views • SuicideComments Off on What’s The Connection Between Bullying And Suicide?

    Constant Internet access can provide social support and promote friendship. But it can also mean a never-ending nightmare of bullying. The psychological distress that comes with being a...

  • Forgiving Addict Parents-How Do I Forgive My Parents - TeenDrugRehabs

    Forgiving Addict Parents

    Aug 25, 14 • 2072 Views • InspirationalComments Off on Forgiving Addict Parents

    Forgiveness is not always easy, and when it applies to parents who hurt you, it may seem impossible. If you had one or both parents who struggled with addiction while you were growing up, you may have been harmed in a number of ways. Your parent may have been...

  • Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs

    Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs?

    Apr 22, 14 • 2011 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs?

    Are teens using drugs just to party? Not according to studies which say most teens use drugs in order to help them deal with problems. In 2008 The Partnership for a Drug-Free America reported that 73 percent of teens say they use drugs in order to handle...