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Posts in Category: Parenting

Resources For Parents of Teens in Crisis

It’s challenging to know how to parent difficult teens. If you’re wondering, “how do I successfully raise a teenager?”, you’re not alone. Fortunately, there are many resources available for you and your family. If Your Teen Needs Immediate Help, Here are Some Hotlines They Can Call: If your teen is struggling with bullying, depression, suicidal […]

4 Ways You Can Help Your Teenager With The Loss of a Relationship

Relationships are one of the most significant aspects of life. It is inevitable that your teenager will suffer the loss of a friend or family member at some point, whether that is through death, someone moving away, or a break-up. Knowing how to help them through this difficult experience will benefit you both. Your teenager […]

Unplugged: The Benefits of Screen-Free Time for Children

We all instinctively know that too much screen time is not healthy for us or for our children. While too much screen time may be unhealthy, there are many positives that come from access to phones and computers. It allows us to connect with people that we wouldn’t have access to otherwise, gives us access […]

A Guide to Self-care for Parents of Troubled Teens

Self-care for Parents of Troubled Youth My name is Kaitlyn Ramsier. I am a follower of Christ, mother of 2, and wife to 1. I have worked here at Caribbean Mountain Academy (CMA) for the past 3 years. I completed my Master of Social Work in Chicago, Illinois at Loyola University, and prior to my […]