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Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

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Thursday

22

November 2007

The normal teenager

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Who is the normal teenager? Which behaviors are expected and accepted for a teen? Generally, teenagers are know to attempt for their independence. They often do it through curiosity and eventually experimentation. Teenage behavior can be far more shocking to most parents. Maybe because teenagers want to be identified; to be “cool”; or, to be just different. For instance, they want to express themselves as part of the current “emo”…

Thursday

22

November 2007

Identifying the troubled teenager

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boarding school for troubled teens, intervention boarding school, mad teenager, teen anger, teen anger management, teen depression, teen emotional outburst teenage outrage, teen emotions, teen problems, teenage anger, teenage anger management, teenager, troubled teens

Who is considered the troubled teen?  There are many indications to tell if your teenagers has gone from a good child to a bad seed. Of course, it is your job as parents to notice them. Most parents usually fail to observe the early signs. A troubled teenager is mostly moody and overreacting over situations that could be provoking. The kid could be really depressed at one time and really…

Thursday

22

November 2007

What is a therapeutic boarding school?

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boarding school for troubled teens, intervention boarding school, mad teenager, teen anger, teen anger management, teen depression, teen emotional outburst teenage outrage, teen emotions, teen problems, teenage anger, teenage anger management, teenager, troubled teens

Therapeutic boarding school is a type of boarding school that provides troubled teenagers with proper treatment for their behavioral and emotional problems. It creates an environment that will enable teen kids to confront and overcome their personal issues, such as substance abuse and depression. Such a safe environment also allows them to continue their education while overcoming their problems. However, the important consideration before sending kids to this kind of…