anxiety recovery for teens

Supporting Anxiety Recovery in Teens

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, 80 percent of the kids who meet the diagnostic criteria for an anxiety disorder will not get the treatment they need. Parents tend to patronize their children’s symptoms, reducing their emotional experiences as personality traits or character defects. Kids aren’t supposed to be stressed, anxious “worry…

Teenagers Have More Anxiety Than Ever Before

Teenagers are on their way to college. Parents are often conflicted in how much pressure they put on the prospect of college or the workforce after high school. Somewhere between the remarkably ripe and adolescent ages of 17-18 years old, the previously high school seniors who become college freshmen are usually hardly prepared for life…