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How to Choose the Best Therapeutic Boarding School Option For Your Teen

As a parent, looking for the best therapeutic boarding school for your teen, you will quickly realize there are many options, and a huge range of boarding schools which are all over the country, and even internationally. This makes the task of finding the right fit for your child more difficult as you search for […]

10 Shocking Facts about Bullying and How to Get Help

By: Janae Webb, M.S.Ed., LMFTA Bullying is defined as unwanted aggressive behavior, observed or perceived imbalance of power, and it can be direct or indirect (not in the presence of a target, such as spreading rumors). There are 4 types of bullying: physical, verbal, relational (efforts to tarnish the reputation or relationships of a targeted […]

10 Great Ideas for Fundraising for Your Next Missions Trip

Although teen mission trips are great adventures, fundraising is not usually on the top of the list of things to look forward to. Asking for support can be uncomfortable. But without support, it probably won’t be an affordable mission trip. Follow these ideas, and fundraising doesn’t have to be so difficult. It can even be […]

Top 3 Questions Parents Should Ask a Teen Placement Program

By Andrew Stroup, CMA Director All parents have questions when it comes to raising teenagers. Teens struggle with roller-coaster-like emotions and hormones, which can be difficult for parents to navigate on a daily basis. But if you are the parent of a teen with more severe and concerning behaviors, you might be in the unique […]