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Signs to Look For if You Suspect Your Teenager Has a Substance Abuse Problem For parents who are concerned with the possibility that their child is taking drugs, or perhaps experiencing a problem with alcohol, it can be a very scary time. Teenage substance abuse can have long-term physical effects, especially because their brains are still developing. Furthermore, this abuse's influence will most likely ex...

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School Refusal Syndrome  Your child may be suffering from School Refusal Syndrome if:         ♦  The subject of school attendance brings emotional distress         ♦  Your teen feels anxious, or afraid of school         ♦  Excuses and deception increase Everyone feels these things about school at one time or another, but School Refusal...

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Why They Bully Someone who acknowledges their self-worth and genuine value as a unique individual often seeks to find that same worth and value in others. Similarly, a person who dislikes themselves and does not believe in their own worth seeks to destroy the self-esteem and self perception of others. This reasoning can explain why some adolescents are more prone to bullying their peers – they themselves are insecure. If you know...

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Teens have a lot to deal with in today's society. If you have seen your teen wrestle with a lack of motivation, there are a number of ways to approach it. You might already have learned that simply badgering your teen will not help. In fact, it might make the situation worse. If the problem gets so bad that you don't feel like you can handle it, consider wilderness therapy. Wilderness therapy often works for teens who haven't had succes...

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There are so many therapy programs available that it can be extremely difficult to determine which program will be most beneficial for your loved one. This is especially true if your struggling child has been to several rehab programs in the past to no avail. It may lead you to think that a stricter program, like a teen boot camp is the best solution. However, many teens and young adults are finding great success in perhaps the mos...

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Emotional Roller Coaster- You Are Not Alone Life with a teenager is often like the roller coaster ride at a local amusement park. Only your teen isn't amusing and it's a ride that doesn't appear to be able to stop. One day they are loving and fun and you cannot believe your good fortune in having this wonderful person part of your life. The next day you wonder who opened the door and left this stranger into your home; this angry, defia...

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In our current society, technology appears to be the dominant tool used at every turn. The reality is, technology has both greatly advanced and greatly invaded everyday life. An Addiction For the average person, there is not an hour that goes by without a notification from Twitter, a like from Facebook, a comment on Instagram, or a buzz from a text message. As time has progressed, the purposes of using technology have expanded dramati...

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When your child first entered this world you probably thought there was no greater miracle. The wonderment of being the parent of this incredible and perfect human being was overwhelming. The months and years following that day only reinforce how great parenting can be of a child. Then that child becomes a teen and you find yourself with new feelings of wonderment. You wonder how this violent, angry, and sometimes out-of-control person ...

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Heroin peak concentrations are achieved fairly quickly any way administrated. When injected, heroin peaks in about 2-5 minutes, whereas inhaling or snorting can bring on effects almost instantly. If you think that your teen or young adult is suffering from addiction, Wingate Wilderness Therapy can be the solution for your family. What’s In Heroin? Heroin is a potent opiate. A derivative of morphine, heroin is a natural substanc...

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