Untreated depression in teens can lead to the use of drugs and alcohol, self inflicted harm, […]Unfortunately, there are not too many people that simply eat because they are hungry.
Aside from eating for rewards, celebrations, and other occasions, there are some people that prefer to use food as a comfort or a means for relieving stress.
[Read more]Often when people think of child abuse, they think about a child that has been battered and has visible bruises and scars.
While physical child abuse is the most visible kind, there are other forms of abuse that can leave scars that last much longer. [Read more]To someone suffering from eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, the inner battle of never feeling happy or good enough is challenging.
The problem with becoming an emotional eater is that the emotional problem does not […]Filed Under: Addiction, Articles, Conditions/Diagnoses, Disordered Eating, Eating Disorders, Help for Parents, Interventions, Magazine, Parenting Tips & Resources, Self Esteem, Self Harming, Teen Behavior, Teen Help Centers, Teen Issues Those who have never been bullied before are less likely to understand the grave affects it can have on someone’s life.
This is especially true for kids and teens as they are not yet equipped with the ability to handle negative matters on their own.
I was 17 when I had my first boyfriend and we didn't even kiss until I turned 18. As I left the gym I saw 2 children at the steps kissing and right near them was the school district police allowing this to go on. What gets me is this is a magnet school and test scores are the higest in the district.
Bullying has been known to leave kids feeling alone, hurt, […]Tagged With: attitude toward bullying, children who are bullies, educators and bullying, equipping your child to handle bullying, overcoming bullying, support for victims of bullying, targets for bullies, truth about bullying ADD and ADHD are common acronyms used for Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Parents of children who have been diagnosed with these conditions often receive a diagnosis and treatment as the result of a long journey through countless doctors, therapists, and specialists.
I have contacted the school district main office and I am going to mention it again at the next PTA meeting.
I do a lot of volunteer work at the elementary achool my youngest attends...
As the interest continues to heighten, the new trend has a significant potential to greatly improve the amount of educational opportunities …