27 03, 2018

Three Apps Therapists Can Use With Anxious Teens

By | March 27th, 2018|Partner Perspectives, Teen Topics|

Therapists can use apps to promote interventions that might be beneficial to treating teens with anxiety. Here are three top apps to consider.

27 03, 2018

Tips for Finding the Right Therapist for Your Anxious Teen

By | March 27th, 2018|Teen Topics|

Finding the right therapist is an important first step in helping the teen who is suffering with anxiety and stress. Here are questions to ask before choosing a therapist.

8 03, 2018

Six Tips for Parenting an Anxious Teen

By | March 8th, 2018|Teen Topics|

Caring for an anxious teen is challenging and stressful, so here are six tips to make it easier and take care of yourself.

8 03, 2018

Six Tips to Help Your Teen Procrastinate Less

By | March 8th, 2018|Teen Topics|

Every teen puts off a task, but some are big-time procrastinators. If your teen is one of them, here are six things you can do to help.

23 02, 2018

Three Videos To Address Teen Stress

By | February 23rd, 2018|Partner Perspectives, Teen Topics|

There are endless videos available on anxiety, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and various topics for teens. Here are three that can get you started.

16 02, 2018

Collaboratively Talking With Your Teen About Anxiety

By | February 16th, 2018|Partner Perspectives, Teen Topics|

Trying to have collaborative discussions with your teen can be difficult. Talking about anxiety, which can bring on stress just by mentioning it, can be especially challenging.

16 02, 2018

Six Tips for Assigning Therapy Homework with Teens

By | February 16th, 2018|Partner Perspectives, Teen Topics|

"The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook for Teens: CBT Skills to Help You Deal with Worry and Anxiety" includes many activities that will help your teen clients feel more relaxed and worry free.

26 05, 2017

How to Survive Finals: Tips for being prepared and coping well with the intensity of finals

By | May 26th, 2017|Teen Topics|

Finals time of year can be intense. Let’s be honest, for many students, it is the most stressful time of the year. Here are some tips that can help finals-takers with managing time, managing stress, and having a successful finals week.

9 09, 2016

The Many Faces of Bullying Part 1: Face-to-face exclusion

By | September 9th, 2016|Kid Korner, Teen Topics|

In an age of parents sticking up for their children regardless of how wrong their children’s behavior is, Leslie Blanchard’s post “4th grader comes home with disturbing news – then mom realizes her ‘worst nightmare’ is coming true” is refreshingly honest. Rather than candy-coating the situation of her daughter leaving a well-meaning peer out “just […]

29 06, 2016

Separation, Panic and School Refusal

By | June 29th, 2016|Kid Korner, Teen Topics|

Separation anxiety disorder (SAD) is a relatively common disorder in children and adolescents and panic disorder (PD) is a relatively common disorder in adults. Investigators have suggested that SAD and PD may be related in several ways:

  • The symptoms that children with SAD exhibit when separated from their parents look much like symptoms of panic […]