Blog Posts - Adolescents



The Benefits of Teen and Young Adult Wilderness Therapy Programs

Despite our best efforts, there are some teens and young adults who are just more susceptible to the negative influences among peers, what is on the Internet and on TV. There’s also the challenge of too much uncensored content on … Continue r...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Aug 4, 2016

Antisocial Personality Disorder Symptoms

By Steve Bressert, Ph.D. Antisocial personality disorder is a disorder that is characterized by a long-standing pattern of disregard for other people’s rights, often crossing the line and violating those rights. A person with antisocial personality...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jul 25, 2016

Transitions Program: Aftercare

The Coyote Coast Transition Program supports teens and families in maximizing gains and continuing the momentum established in out-of-home treatment such as, wilderness therapy, rehabilitation programs, residential treatment and therapeutic boarding...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jul 16, 2016

QUESTIONS ABOUT WORKING WITH AN EDUCATIONAL CONSULTANT

What is an educational consultant? An educational consultant is a professional who assists parents with their children, teens and / or young adults. Educational consultants are skilled in helping parents find addiction treatment programs, college pre...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jun 30, 2016

By age 8, Caylee was diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD) disorder.

After parenting their three biological sons, they figured they’d bring Caylee into the family fairly easily. They did realize that Caylee was different from other children at a very young age—she was a bit quirky and needed a lot of attention. &...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jun 23, 2016

Are You Interested in an e-Book That Lists AAP Covered, Insurance Covered, Low Cost, Medicaid Covered, No Cost, Non-Profit, Residential Treatment Programs?

In 2007 I published a PDF File Book that covered the entire United States and listed residential treatment programs and schools that were AAP covered, covered by insurance, were low-cost, Medicaid covered, non-profits, and some were even no cost to &...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jun 19, 2016

Sexual Deviance and General Criminality Factors Among Adolescent Sex Offenders

W. Eric Filleter, Carleton University Liam Ennis, Integrated Threat and Risk Assessment Centre Kevin L. Nunes, Carleton Univeristy William D. Murphy, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center In 2015 I received the ATSA poster award for my re...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jun 16, 2016

Teenage Nutrition: 8 Food Rules For Feeding Hungry Teens

BrightonYourHealth - Serving You Health Tips | one.bite.at.a.time. If you think it’s easy to feed teens healthy food, you’re wrong! Here are 8 teenage nutrition food rules for feeding teenagers balanced and healthy meals. Teenage N...
by brightonyourhealth on Jun 4, 2016

TV Series Review: "Freaks and Geeks" ~ Now Available as a Blu-Ray Collector's Edition from Shout! Factory

When I heard that Freaks and Geeks was coming out as a Blu-Ray Collector's Edition, I knew that I had to see it. So many people had told me they loved this short-lived series, but somehow I had missed it the first time around. The show consists of 18...
by Susan Heim on Parenting on Mar 25, 2016

Teens Diagnosed With Depression Are Missing Follow Up Care

A US study has found that many teens diagnosed with depression are missing follow up care, even when medication is prescribed or therapy is recommended. […]...
by How To Learn on Feb 6, 2016

Sélection de Noël #12- Minuit! 12 histoires d’amour à Noël

by Songe d'une nuit d'été on Dec 24, 2015

Sélection de Noël # 1 La passe-miroir 1 : Les fiancés de l’hiver

Chronique d’Eole  :star:  La passe-miroir 1 : Les fiancés de l’hiver de Christelle Dabos Nombre de pages : 527 Éditeur : Gallimard Date de sortie :  6 juin 2013 Collection :  Grand Format Littérature – Roman Ados Langue :  Franç...
by Songe d'une nuit d'été on Dec 3, 2015

Sélection de Noël # 1 La passe-miroir 1 : Les fiancés de l’hiver de C. Dabos

Chronique d’Eole  :star:  La passe-miroir 1 : Les fiancés de l’hiver de Christelle Dabos Nombre de pages : 527 Éditeur : Gallimard Date de sortie :  6 juin 2013 Collection :  Grand Format Littérature – Roman Ados Langue :  Franç...
by Songe d'une nuit d'été on Dec 3, 2015

Sélection de Noël # 1

Chronique d’Eole  :star:  La passe-miroir 1 : Les fiancés de l’hiver de Christelle Dabos Nombre de pages : 527 Éditeur : Gallimard Date de sortie :  6 juin 2013 Collection :  Grand Format Littérature – Roman Ados Langue :  Franç...
by Songe d'une nuit d'été on Dec 3, 2015

When a Terrorist Act Occurs: Helping Children to Cope

Ways to cope and to offer support to children and teens after an act of terrorism. When a terrorist act occurs Finding support Talking with your child about a terrorist act Common reactions children may have Ways to support your … Continue read...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Nov 14, 2015

10 Things Adoptees Want You to Know

I was adopted as an infant, during a time when adoption was still shrouded in secrecy. My birth mother kept her pregnancy hidden from her family. She birthed me in a hospital room with no familiar faces. I was taken from her immediately. Back then, t...
by Adoption Journey Talk on Nov 14, 2015

Does “Adoption” Really Equal “Trauma”?

Yes. To some people, therapists, in the residential treatment and wilderness treatment industry, this is old news. “The Primal Wound” came out in 1993. To some, it’s a startlingly new concept. I’d argue, though, that “adoption as trauma”...
by Adoption Journey Talk on Nov 13, 2015

Advocate, Educational Consultant, Independent Educational Consultant, Educational / Therapeutic Consultant, Parent Coach ….. What’s in a “Title”

Lately a new topic has emerged: The Changing Job Title. In today’s society, we have become significantly defined by our job titles. And, we often define ourselves by our titles. Not that I think this is healthy, however this has become … Con...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Nov 13, 2015

Helping Grieving Children and Teenagers

Key Messages: How your child or teen understands and reacts to the death of someone close varies with their age. You can help your child or teen cope with the loss by having several simple, direct conversations and encouraging your … Continue r...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Nov 10, 2015

Miss Pain d’épices de Cathy Cassidy

:star: Miss Pain d’épices de Cathy Cassidy Nombre de pages : 253 pages Éditeur : Nathan Date de sortie : 9 octobre 2015 Collection : GF CATH CASSIDY ISBN-10 : 2092553364 ISBN-13 : 978-2092553367 Prix : 14€90 Disponible sur Liseuse : OU...
by Songe d'une nuit d'été on Oct 18, 2015


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