Behavioral Health
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Exposure to Community Violence and Its Impact on Our Youth

It’s hard to ignore the levels of violence in the United States, especially within the juvenile population. This has a... Read full post »
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Nail Biting Prevention and Habit Reversal Tips: How to Get Your Child to Stop

Nail-biting is a common and frustrating habit for many children, teens and parents. Roughly half of all children bite their... Read full post »
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Our Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017

For the past three years we have saved a slot on our calendar to list the top 10 posts of... Read full post »
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10 Tips to Teach Your Kids How to Combat Bullying

Forty-nine percent of children grades 4-12 have been bullied at least once in the past month. And 3.2 million kids... Read full post »
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Is Social Media Making Your Kid Depressed?

A recent study from San Diego University identified a correlation between the increased amount of time teens spend using electronic... Read full post »
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Teaching Your Kids About Kindness: Don’t Miss the Mark

Ask your kids this question – “Am I teaching you to be kind?” Parents may be surprised to hear their... Read full post »
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Teen Mental Health Issues and the “Not My Kid” Phenomenon

Ryan is 16 years old and a junior in high school. He is on the football team, he’s popular, and... Read full post »
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What Is Resiliency and How Can it Help a Child Combat Stress?

When a child suffers trauma or has negative experiences it does not dictate their future. Children can survive and even... Read full post »