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Updated on September 23, 2022 The past five years have seen an alarming increase in generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) in teenagers. Adolescent psychologists point to… Read More »How Parents Can Recognize Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) in Teenagers
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Updated on May 31, 2022 Schizophrenia is a chronic, debilitating psychiatric disorder that is not commonly diagnosed in children under 12 years old. Although it… Read More »Residential Schizophrenia Treatment for Teens
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Updated on March 25, 2022 How Parents Can Stop Feeling Powerless When Their Teen Runs Away Panic, fear, guilt, confusion–all emotions that parents of runaway… Read More »Coping with a Runaway Teenager: Advice and Resources for Parents