Teen Mental Behavior

Five tips to know for teen anger management

Teen anger management is a serious issue that is often taken too lightly and not seen as the cry for help that is really is. One in five Americans has anger management issues according to the University of California. Many teens exhibit overly aggressive behavior and desperately need help. However, friends and family only acknowledge this [...]

By | 2017-02-20T14:37:03+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Why self-love is such an integral part of teen addiction recovery

How can a teen achieve self happiness? One of the most important parts to help teen addiction recovery remain successful and long lasting is the power of mental health. While in treatment many teens do not get the proper help they need to be mentally healthy. Inspirations for Youth and Families provides treatment for not [...]

By | 2016-09-08T13:04:39+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Teen Anxiety 6 quick and easy ways to cope

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association for America, Anxiety will effect one in eight children as they grow into adults. More and more teens are being diagnosed with mental disorders such as depression and anxiety. To help those who are struggling to cope Inspirations has created a list of easy and quick ways teens [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:36+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Does societal fear increase teen substance abuse?

Data from the most recent National Survey of Adolescents and other studies indicate that one in four children and adolescents in the United States experiences at least one potentially traumatic event before the age of 16, and more than 1% of 17-year-olds—one in eight—have experienced post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at some point in their lives. [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:08:20+00:00 May 12th, 2015|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Teen Suicide Warning Signs to live by

Understanding that teen suicide warning signs are serious calls for help is important. Many teenagers share their thoughts and feelings in a desperate attempt to be acknowledged. In many cases, they don't know how to deal with their feelings and problems and are looking for someone to help them find assistance. Acknowledging these warning signs [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:08:59+00:00 April 20th, 2015|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Teen Cutting – What’s up with that?

  At first glance after scanning through the poem about teen cutting above, it looks like an innocent writing assignment. The poem is contained in a typical school composition notebook. But after closer inspection, it is no run of the mill creative writing exercise. It is more of a cautionary tale written by a teen [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:09:38+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Teen Cutting Self Harm – What parents need to know?

Courtesy of Tumblr By definition, Teen self-harm refers to hurting oneself to relieve pain or distress. The most common forms of this behavior are Teen Cutting and Burning. The least common forms are pulling out bodily hairs, punching walls and ingesting toxic substances or sharp objects. teen cutting Many of our adolescents today [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:10:07+00:00 February 17th, 2015|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments

Five reasons why Teens suffer from Low Self-Esteem?

Low self-esteem is a thinking disorder in which an individual views him/herself as inadequate, unlovable, and/or incompetent. Once formed, this negative view spreads through every thought, producing faulty assumptions and chronic self-destructive behavior. If untreated, the consequences can be rather extreme including unwanted young pregnancy, deep depression, teen drug abuse, and even suicide. It is [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:10:29+00:00 January 7th, 2015|Teen Mental Behavior|0 Comments