There's new evidence that depression is not just a disorder of the mind.
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Helping teens transition to adulthood
Unchecked teen addiction is a lot like a horror movie.
Ever wonder if your pain meds or pot use has long-term effects? It turns out it probably does, and it could leave you scratching your head.
Looking to help your teen transition from summer back to school? A plan of action can go a long way for adolescents.
Supporting a teen in recovery impacts you as a parent. You had best be ready.
Is your teen addicted to social media or gaming? A bit of perspective and some changes can go a long way.
Wondering how to help your teen when they spend half their lives outside the home? Creating a support system is key.
Think your job is hard? Try testing for drugs in an age of drug legalization!
Ever wonder what it's like to try and help people find true love? It's as complex as you would think, but rewarding.
Overwhelmed by the daunting task of finding mental health or addiction care? A few pointers and a helpful guide can go a long way.
Struggle to find inspiration to pursue your dream? Check out other dreamers and how they do it!
Hate being the one to point out the obvious or push things along? Get your teen or young adult moving in the right direction with a culture shift!
Pulling your hair out trying to relate to your teen or young adult? A change in perspective, proper planning, and some elbow grease can go a long way.
Got a teen or young adult on your couch? Want it back? Helping them find a purpose can go a long way.
Where are our teens headed? How perspective can shape the future
A healthy relationship starts with conversation.
The critical issues with Covered California's PPO plans that have yet to be revealed
The benefits of facing natural consequences
Some easy tips to celebrating Halloween clean.
We can't change the past, we can only change ourselves to improve the future.
It is important for parents to understand both how prevalent an issue bullying is and how damaging it can be. Unless you or your child has directly experienced bullying, you may not be aware of just how devastating it can be.
Mendi Baron, LCSW, of Elemental Treatment, MendisPlace.com, CYHM.org, is a passionate advocate for teens and young adults in the fields of mental health and addiction.