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How Teens Can Overcome Unresolved Trauma

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 18, 2022 Updated: December 27, 2021 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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After-School Programs for Children in Ohio

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 10, 2022 Updated: January 5, 2022 Children and teens engaging in activities outside of school hours are critical to their overall development. The need for quality after-school programming is particularly crucial in underserved communities where many families have limited access to services. Beyond Healthcare fills…

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Setting Realistic Mental Health Goals in 2022

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 1, 2022 Updated: December 27, 2021 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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Virtual Therapy Is Available During the Holidays

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 25, 2021 Updated: December 16, 2021 The holiday season is upon us. While the holiday season is often a time for happy celebrations with family and friends, the joy associated with the holidays can also be mixed with apprehension, depression, and tension for many. Factors…

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3 Tips for Avoiding the Holiday Blues

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Adrienne Ansel Adrienne Ansel read more Published: December 20, 2021 Updated: December 16, 2021 The holidays are usually a joyful time to celebrate with family and friends. However, the holiday season can also cause stress and sadness for many people. Having unrealistic expectations, financial stress,…

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Who Is a Good Candidate for Group Therapy?

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2021 Updated: December 16, 2021 In this ever increasing “digital world,” we all long for connection. Socialization and friendships are especially important to children who are going through many life transitions.  Through the connection and community that is developed during a group session, we…

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How to Get Your Child an Official Mental Health Diagnosis

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 3, 2021 Updated: December 16, 2021 Diagnosing a mental health disorder in children can be challenging because many factors influence a child’s moods and behaviors, including age, stage of development, physical illnesses, and environmental factors. If your child 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 Authored By Adrienne Ansel Adrienne Ansel read more Published: November 23, 2021 Updated: November 15, 2021 Medication is often a critical component of a comprehensive mental health treatment program for many children and parents. However, the use of medications is often stigmatized and misunderstood. Medication is not…

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How an IOP Can Promote Balance in Your Child’s Life

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Lisa Richardson Lisa Richardson read more Published: November 16, 2021 Updated: November 15, 2021 If you are concerned that your efforts to help your child manage a behavioral health concern are not as effective as they need to be, an outpatient program can help. Childhood…

Benefits of a Partial Hospitalization Program for Mental Health

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Adrienne Ansel Adrienne Ansel read more Published: November 4, 2021 Updated: November 15, 2021 When your child needs professional help for a mental health concern, it can feel overwhelming to decide which treatment option to choose. Mental health services exist on a broad spectrum, with…