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Posts in Category: Troubled Teens

When Should a Teen Attend a Residential Treatment Center?

  Written by Andrew Stroup, Director of Caribbean Mountain Academy The decision to send your son or daughter to a residential treatment center or a therapeutic boarding school is extremely difficult, and can be full of mixed emotions. However, it can also be one of the most loving decisions you make for your teen, if […]

Benefits of Boarding Schools for Teenagers

  Does your son or daughter struggle behaviorally or emotionally? Does he or she struggle to focus on tasks in school, or follow even basic instructions at times? Are they disruptive to the home, depressed, or anxious? Your family might benefit from seeking help from a therapeutic boarding school. Specially Trained Staff Therapeutic boarding schools […]

What is a Behavior Modification Program for Teenagers?

There are many ways to help troubled teens or teens who are struggling regain control over their behavior and their lives. Some are more effective than others. Anyone who has worked with teenagers knows that approaches such as punishing them or placing them in a boot camp-type environment do little to promote positive, long-term changes.  A behavior […]

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 […]