Help For Troubled Teens

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Troubled Teen Search - Adolescents experiencing restoration at boarding school for troubled youthGet help now for troubled boys and troubled girls. If you are a parent of a troubled teenager now is the time to get the help you need, before its too late.  Call our Family Advocate and speak with a professional coach at (866) 439-8112.

Are you tired of dealing with troubled teens? Most teenagers go through a difficult period during their adolescents, it's part of becoming independent. When struggling teen’s start struggling in school, their behaviors become anti-social, or if they seem unduly depressed, then you should think seriously about taking action in helping the troubled girls and boys through their life.

If your troubled teen seems depressed and lacking self motivation, but is unwilling to talk to you, then those troubled boys and girls may need counseling. An out of control teen also needs to be given the opportunity to discuss any issues they may have before more drastic measures are taken, such a private schools for troubled teens, boot camps for troubled teens or a troubled teens program.

As parents, none of us are perfect and you may have to examine how you are disciplining your teen, to see if it is consistent and appropriate. It is not an easy to remain calm and rational when dealing with a troubled teen whose behavior seems totally irrational, but that is what you must do. All families need a set of rules and values that should be adhered to, if the rules are broken, the punishment must be consistent.

Programs For Troubled Teens

Many struggling teens don’t know how to overcome the problems that they are faced with and many troubled teens need to be placed in the correct environment in order to restore themselves. First, you need to look at your struggling teen's behavior and examine the form that it is taking. Are the troubled teens out of control at home but performing well at school and not getting into trouble with the law? If that is the case, then you should be looking at the rules of behavior you have set, to see whether you are being consistent in punishment when those rules are broken. Children of any age will push boundaries if they think they can get away with it. If they know you are soft but school is tough, they will act accordingly. If your troubled teen is having problems at school, whether it is failing grades, truancy, or getting expelled, obviously the first thing to do is try to find the cause and a possible solution before you need to resort to more drastic measures, such as  boarding schools for troubled teens, boot camps for troubled teens or programs for troubled teens.  

Depressed teens need help urgently before the situation worsens. Even if your teen is willing to talk to you, they may not fully understand why they are feeling as they do. If you are unable to resolve the problem, speak to your physician. He or she may advise on a professional who knows how to find the root cause. Most parents will tell you how awful the teen years are, but fortunately most troubled teens develop into well adjusted adults. If there is a real problem, the sooner you intervene with the right guiding hand, the better their chances in being successful at life.  

Troubled Teen Search provides help for parents of troubled teens with the information to place your troubled boys and girls in the perfect treatment center that can meet their needs. If you have any questions or concerns contact a consultant immediatel at (866) 439-8112.

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Behavioral Health

Types: NATSAP - IECA

Wilderness Therapy

RTC (Residential Treatment Centers)

Therapeutic Boarding School

Transition
Education Consultants/Mental Health

IOPS
Intensive Outpatient Programs
Mental Health Counselor/Therapists
Kid is being worked with “at home”, local therapy. They want their client back

Focus on: (referral based)
Mental Health personnel
Educational Consultants

IOP patients

Addiction Treatment

Types: NTAAP - NAADAC - Foundations

Intervention:

Primary Care: 28 days

Extended Care: 60-90 days

Long Term Care: up to 1 year
12 step programs
Celebrate Recovery

Sober Living/IOP:

Monitoring:

Focus on:
Interventionists
programs
Mental Health facilities

Mental Health

Types: APA

911/Emergency: immediate crisis

Stabilization: up to 28 days

Psych Stay: 1-2 months

Structured Living:

Transition

Focus on:
Therapists
Guidance Counselors
Public Professionals
IOPs