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Is Medication Management the Right Option for My Adolescent?

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 28, 2022 Updated: July 20, 2022 When an adolescent is suffering from a mental health disorder, the effects are far-reaching and can impact all areas of daily functioning. adolescents suffering from mental health disorders such as ADHD, depression, anxiety, OCD, or trauma often demonstrate behavioral…

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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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After-School Programs for Adolescents and Teens in Ohio

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 10, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Adolescents 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: 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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Virtual Therapy Is Available During the Holidays

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 25, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 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 Published: December 20, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 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, family conflict, anxiety about traveling, and disruptions to…

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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: July 20, 2022 In this ever increasing “digital world,” we all long for connection. Socialization and friendships are especially important to adolescents 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 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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3 Benefits of At-Home Behavior Modification

Added By BeyondHealthcare BeyondHealthcare Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 30, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2022 The behavior of adolescents and teens can be influenced by biological, emotional, and environmental factors. What is defined as normal behavior depends upon their age and development and is also impacted by personality characteristics. Every adolescent will display the…

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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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