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Depression Treatment for Adolescents and Teens

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 5, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Like adults, most adolescents will experience feelings of sadness, loneliness, or irritability from time to time. However, if your adolescent seems persistently sad, hopeless, or isolated, and it is impacting their relationships and daily functioning, they may be experiencing…

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What Teens Can Expect in IOP for Mental Health

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 10, 2022 Updated: July 20, 2022 When your adolescent needs mental health treatment, you will face several important decisions, including the level of care required and how treatment fits into your life. Residential treatment programs are common; however, inpatient treatment is not always needed. Still,…

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Is Partial Hospitalization a Good Fit for My Adolescent?

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 2, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Adolescence is a critical formative time. The physical, emotional, and social experiences of adolescence can have profound and lasting influences on development. Multiple factors affect mental health, and the more risk factors a teen or adolescent is exposed to,…

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How Teens Can Overcome Unresolved Trauma

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 18, 2022 Updated: July 20, 2022 Psychological and emotional trauma responds to a very disturbing or stressful event and challenges a person’s sense of security. The body’s natural defenses take over during a traumatic event and create a stress reaction known as the fight or…

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Setting Realistic Mental Health Goals in 2022

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 1, 2022 Updated: July 20, 2022 With New Year’s quickly approaching, many people start to think about making New Year’s resolutions. Studies show that while about 40% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, less than half are successful at achieving them. A significant reason for…

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How to Get Your Adolescent an Official Mental Health Diagnosis

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 3, 2021 Updated: July 21, 2022 Diagnosing a mental health disorder in adolescents can be challenging because many factors influence a adolescent’s moods and behaviors, including age, stage of development, physical illnesses, and environmental factors. If your adolescent is demonstrating emotional or behavioral difficulties that…

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How Medication Management Can Help Mental Health

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 23, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 Medication is often a critical component of a comprehensive mental health treatment program for many adolescents and parents. However, the use of medications is often stigmatized and misunderstood. Medication is not a “quick fix,” nor is it necessary for…

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What Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Lisa Richardson Lisa Richardson read more Published: September 30, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 It takes constant effort to keep your family healthy and safe in the world as it is, even to maintain basic needs like education and healthcare. But when adolescents and teens…

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3 Benefits of Multimodal Therapy for My Adolescent

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Lisa Richardson Lisa Richardson read more Published: September 20, 2021 Updated: July 21, 2022 Behavioral issues like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) are common among adolescents and teens, but effective treatment and therapy are often as different from one adolescent…

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Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Lisa Richardson Lisa Richardson read more Published: September 10, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 The staggering scale of deaths from suicide worldwide should be enough to give anyone pause. The medical community has been aware of this threat and its effect on mental health for…